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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 154 145 174
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 7 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £17,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.66% -
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
1266 1264 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.90% 39.81% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 597 793 888
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 5 £40,000 +40.35%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £21,500 -
EPoS
UK

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) ISEB
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (21.05%) Health Informatics
5 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
5 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
5 4 (21.05%) Informatics
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Field Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) ATM Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.26%) EPoS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Health Informatics
1 4 (21.05%) Informatics
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) B2B
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Dell
2 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) ATG
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Apple