The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 165 146 150
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.18% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.61% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 981 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.60% 30.17% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 668 641 645
Average salary £42,000 £40,995 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% +2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,045
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
EPoS
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Aberdeen - 3 £100,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
Dundee - 1 £19,000 -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Dutch Language
3 3 (27.27%) French Language
3 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
3 3 (27.27%) Norwegian Language
3 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) OpenWorks
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) OpenWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (27.27%) Dutch Language
1 3 (27.27%) French Language
1 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
1 3 (27.27%) Norwegian Language
1 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Management Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Data Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) VMware