The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 152 156
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.41% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.94% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £21,000 £22,500 £32,525
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -30.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,600 £21,545
10% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £55,000 £43,505
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -23.07% +8.33%  

EPoS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 859 1280 1103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.77% 43.24% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 553 768 650
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing EPoS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Scotland

EPoS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EPoS in Scotland.

Salary trend for EPoS 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 29 March 2017. 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 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 -4 1 - - 1
West Lothian -9 1 £22,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £20,000 -
EPoS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) UML
2 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.56%) ISEB
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) SLA
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) ATM

EPoS
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CCTV
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) UML
2 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
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