Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 101 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 -
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.73% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.12% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £31,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £29,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £37,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +36.36% -

EPoS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 384 424 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 31.60% 34.30% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 338 398 367
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.50% -0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,900 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Staffordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EPoS in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for EPoS in Staffordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -10 2 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £45,000 -
EPoS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Product Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification