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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 81 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 9 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.47% 1.17% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £45,625
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%

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
364 598 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.21% 46.50% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 221 395 330
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) B2B
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PC Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) B2B
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) VMware