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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 151 162 145
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 11 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.12% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.30% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,480 £40,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
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
1008 1322 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.40% 40.59% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 672 794 637
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 19 December 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
Edinburgh +5 9 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Glasgow +1 1 £20,400 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) User Stories
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) Perl
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Bugzilla
5 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) FogBugz
6 5 (22.73%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) ISEB
7 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (13.64%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) Data Management
8 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) OpenWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Bugzilla
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) FogBugz
3 1 (4.55%) Appium
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
1 3 (13.64%) Dutch Language
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
1 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Norwegian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Field Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Field Service Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Management Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) QA Tester
4 2 (9.09%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) PC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SignalR
3 1 (4.55%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Social Media
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) User Stories
3 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) B2B
5 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Perl
2 6 (27.27%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
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