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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 90 83 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 3 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 1.75% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 4.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 1
Median salary £27,500 £20,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -35.48%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
508 616 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.50% 39.84% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 298 377 371
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) PC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) ATG
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle