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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 153 166 158
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.066% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
EPoS
UK

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
1104 1228 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.21% 31.95% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 693 786 672
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 2 £35,000 -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) HP

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago