The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 124 141 157
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +16
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 0.62% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,800 £21,360
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
844 1296 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.21% 44.86% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 526 755 719
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

EPoS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Scotland

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Scotland

EPoS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 10 £42,500 +30.76%
Aberdeen - 1 £24,000 -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 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 Scotland region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) UML
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) B2B
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) UML
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) B2B
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) VMware