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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 158 170 154
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.21% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,400 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £100,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,625
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.30%
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
1175 1295 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.31% 34.36% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 745 846 788
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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
Edinburgh +13 7 £24,150 -35.60% 2
West Lothian - 3 £35,000 -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) HNC
3 3 (25.00%) HND
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) iPhone
3 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (25.00%) OOP
1 3 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Test Management
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) HNC
1 3 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
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