The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 94 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.092% 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £20,400 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
403 546 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.04% 46.19% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 279 321 163
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

EPoS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Glasgow

EPoS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft