The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 677 627 745
Rank change year-on-year -50 +118  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 198 317 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.78% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 168 272 177
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29273 33282 35719
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing EPoS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the UK

EPoS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EPoS in the UK

EPoS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in the UK

EPoS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -53 195 £40,000 - 31
London -12 68 £47,500 -13.63% 6
South East +39 43 £57,500 +53.33% 10
Berkshire +51 25 £60,000 +200.00% 5
North West -23 24 £21,750 -42.76% 3
West Midlands +14 22 £40,000 +28.00% 6
East Midlands +12 14 £21,500 +7.50%
Manchester -19 13 £21,750 - 1
South West -25 13 £26,000 -38.82%
East of England -34 12 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £29,000 -37.29% 3
Nottingham +3 9 £20,000 -42.85%
Nottinghamshire +1 9 £20,000 -36.00%
Coventry -1 8 £34,625 +6.53%
Wiltshire -7 8 £25,935 -62.95%
Swindon -13 8 £25,935 -62.95%
Lancashire +3 7 £36,250 -14.70%
Hampshire -8 7 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Hertfordshire -11 7 £55,000 +61.76%
Southampton -6 6 £70,000 +86.66%
High Wycombe - 6 £29,000 -
Bracknell +27 5 £57,500 +155.55% 3
Milton Keynes -3 5 £40,500 -10.00% 1
City of London +28 4 £61,250 +67.80%
Bedfordshire +19 4 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Birmingham +8 4 £37,500 +64.83% 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 4 £70,000 +86.66%
Yorkshire +2 4 £38,000 -0.65% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £40,000 -
Chorley - 4 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for EPoS.

1 262 (58.35%) Retail
2 94 (20.94%) Windows
3 80 (17.82%) SQL
4 67 (14.92%) Microsoft
5 61 (13.59%) SQL Server
5 61 (13.59%) Finance
6 57 (12.69%) E-Commerce
7 56 (12.47%) ITIL
8 52 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (11.14%) Project Management
10 46 (10.24%) CRM
11 41 (9.13%) Microsoft Office
12 40 (8.91%) PRINCE2
13 37 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (7.35%) Degree
15 32 (7.13%) Active Directory
16 31 (6.90%) ERP
16 31 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (6.24%) Line Management
17 28 (6.24%) Apple iOS
18 26 (5.79%) Systems Analysis
18 26 (5.79%) .NET
19 25 (5.57%) Java
19 25 (5.57%) SAP
19 25 (5.57%) Linux
19 25 (5.57%) Oracle
19 25 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (5.35%) VMware
20 24 (5.35%) Back Office
20 24 (5.35%) Change Management

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.34%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.12%) Confluence
2 14 (3.12%) IIS
3 8 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.56%) Apache
5 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.89%) CMS
7 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.45%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.45%) Tornado
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (9.13%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.34%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.89%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.89%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.67%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.01%) Office 365
2 13 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.90%) SaaS
3 12 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.89%) G Suite
5 2 (0.45%) GitHub
5 2 (0.45%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 23 (5.12%) LAN
3 21 (4.68%) WAN
4 20 (4.45%) ATM
4 20 (4.45%) Wireless
5 13 (2.90%) Firewall
5 13 (2.90%) SAN
6 11 (2.45%) Structured Cabling
7 8 (1.78%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.78%) VoIP
8 7 (1.56%) DHCP
8 7 (1.56%) DNS
9 5 (1.11%) VPN
10 4 (0.89%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.67%) IMAP
11 3 (0.67%) SMS
11 3 (0.67%) SMTP
11 3 (0.67%) VLAN
12 2 (0.45%) Broadband
12 2 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.23%) MySQL
4 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.11%) Big Data
6 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.89%) Power BI
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.45%) MS Access
10 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.22%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (4.68%) JIRA
2 9 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.89%) Selenium
3 4 (0.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.89%) WebDriver
4 3 (0.67%) EasyMock
4 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.67%) jMock
4 3 (0.67%) Mockito
5 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.45%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.45%) git-flow
5 2 (0.45%) gulp
5 2 (0.45%) JMeter
5 2 (0.45%) JUnit
5 2 (0.45%) NUnit
5 2 (0.45%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.45%) Ranorex
5 2 (0.45%) TestNG
5 2 (0.45%) Zephyr
General
1 262 (58.35%) Retail
2 61 (13.59%) Finance
3 24 (5.35%) Back Office
4 20 (4.45%) German Language
5 19 (4.23%) Games
5 19 (4.23%) Marketing
6 9 (2.00%) French Language
7 8 (1.78%) Electronics
7 8 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.56%) Banking
8 7 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.34%) Publishing
10 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.67%) Law
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
11 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 84 (18.71%) Analyst
2 83 (18.49%) Project Manager
3 52 (11.58%) IT Manager
4 38 (8.46%) Support Analyst
5 36 (8.02%) IT Project Manager
6 35 (7.80%) Developer
6 35 (7.80%) EPoS Manager
7 33 (7.35%) Applications Support
8 30 (6.68%) EPoS Engineer
8 30 (6.68%) Field Engineer
9 27 (6.01%) IT Support
10 25 (5.57%) Senior Manager
10 25 (5.57%) Senior Project Manager
11 23 (5.12%) Field Service Engineer
12 22 (4.90%) Business Analyst
12 22 (4.90%) EPoS Project Manager
13 17 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (3.79%) Consultant
14 16 (3.56%) Support Engineer
15 15 (3.34%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.79%) .NET
2 18 (4.01%) HTML
3 14 (3.12%) CSS
4 9 (2.00%) Web Services
5 7 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.56%) CSS3
6 5 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.11%) Django
6 5 (1.11%) Flask
6 5 (1.11%) React
7 4 (0.89%) EDI
7 4 (0.89%) HTML5
7 4 (0.89%) J2EE
7 4 (0.89%) JNI
7 4 (0.89%) Node.js
8 3 (0.67%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.67%) JSP
8 3 (0.67%) LINQ
8 3 (0.67%) MAPI
8 3 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.56%) iPad
3 14 (3.12%) Driving Licence
4 13 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.45%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.00%) Chip and PIN
8 8 (1.78%) Fintech
8 8 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.34%) EMV
9 6 (1.34%) Smartcard
10 5 (1.11%) FMCG
10 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.89%) CCTV
11 4 (0.89%) Clustering
11 4 (0.89%) EFT
11 4 (0.89%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.89%) User Experience
12 3 (0.67%) iPhone
12 3 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (20.94%) Windows
2 28 (6.24%) Apple iOS
3 25 (5.57%) Linux
4 24 (5.35%) Windows 7
4 24 (5.35%) Windows Server
5 21 (4.68%) Android
6 18 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.90%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.34%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.45%) Unix
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (12.69%) E-Commerce
2 56 (12.47%) ITIL
3 52 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (11.14%) Project Management
5 46 (10.24%) CRM
6 40 (8.91%) PRINCE2
7 31 (6.90%) ERP
8 28 (6.24%) Line Management
9 26 (5.79%) Systems Analysis
10 25 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (5.35%) Change Management
12 22 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (4.90%) Service Delivery
13 20 (4.45%) Business Transformation
14 19 (4.23%) Incident Management
15 18 (4.01%) Break/Fix
15 18 (4.01%) Change Control
16 17 (3.79%) Business Analysis
16 17 (3.79%) DSDM
16 17 (3.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (17.82%) SQL
2 25 (5.57%) Java
3 23 (5.12%) C#
4 20 (4.45%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.78%) C++
7 6 (1.34%) PHP
7 6 (1.34%) Python
7 6 (1.34%) VB
8 5 (1.11%) C
8 5 (1.11%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.89%) Embedded C
9 4 (0.89%) Embedded C++
9 4 (0.89%) VB6
10 3 (0.67%) VBA
10 3 (0.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.22%) Delphi
11 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (7.35%) Degree
2 12 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.45%) ISEB
4 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.89%) PMP
5 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) HNC
6 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.45%) MCSE
7 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) MCTS
8 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.68%) QA
2 20 (4.45%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.56%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 32 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.89%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.45%) Docker
7 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.00%) SCCM
2 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.45%) cPanel
3 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.57%) Oracle
2 25 (5.57%) SAP
3 24 (5.35%) VMware
4 23 (5.12%) Cisco
5 15 (3.34%) Apple
6 9 (2.00%) LANDesk
7 8 (1.78%) Google
7 8 (1.78%) hybris
8 5 (1.11%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (1.11%) Cognos
8 5 (1.11%) Dell
8 5 (1.11%) HP
8 5 (1.11%) Symantec
8 5 (1.11%) WorldPay
9 4 (0.89%) Adobe
9 4 (0.89%) Avaya
9 4 (0.89%) EMC
9 4 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.89%) Tableau
Norfolk
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Operations Resources Limited
Salary: O/T & Van
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, possbile contract
Posted: 20 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Phoenix Medical Supplies
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum Great package with training and progression
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: Pension etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Phoenix Medical Supplies
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oblix IT
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oblix IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
A C Nielsen
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lantec
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension, Car All.
Posted: 5 days ago