The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 91 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.63% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,600 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,375 £40,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
EPoS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
474 476 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.78% 35.31% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 303 289 271
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

EPoS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) FogBugz
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (23.08%) Social Media
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) FogBugz
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Appium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Manager
3 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) NancyFx
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Stories
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
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