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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 89 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 5 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 1.03% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
520 543 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.88% 37.22% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 255 344 352
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 July 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) ISEB
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
5 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
5 4 (30.77%) Informatics
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Health Informatics
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Field Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Health Informatics
1 4 (30.77%) Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) ATG
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle