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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 93 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.64% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £19,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%
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
363 471 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.93% 43.94% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 278 223
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £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 30 October 2014, 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%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft