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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 88 108 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 20 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 0.068% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.58% 0.17% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 6
Average salary £28,500 £31,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -31.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £31,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £31,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
559 578 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.85% 39.37% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 359 364 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 August 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (45.00%) HNC
1 9 (45.00%) HND
1 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Android
5 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) ISEB
5 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) QA
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) FogBugz
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) PC Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) HNC
1 9 (45.00%) HND
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 18 days ago