The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 47 72
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.37% 2.27% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 5.50% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 14
Median salary £25,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  

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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 219 200 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 40.41% 41.32% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 266 242 344
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% -7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,716 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Watford

EPoS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Watford

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 across the Watford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Signage
2 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Management

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Signage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (20.00%) Business Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP