Artificial Intelligence Jobs in Scotland

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 14 124 134
Rank change year-on-year +110 +10 -50
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 1,447 103 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 21.77% 2.16% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.44% 2.29% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 75 48 65
10th Percentile £50,069 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £50,938 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £69,447 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.40% +15.75% -
75th Percentile £91,934 £82,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,776 £95,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Artificial Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,174 4,494 5,177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 92.90% 94.13% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,423 2,257 2,771
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,392 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,810 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.19% +10.11% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,400 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,600 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +2.67% +9.09%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in Scotland

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in Scotland.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in Scotland

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in Scotland

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Glasgow +87 1,368 £65,000 +44.44% 35
Edinburgh +36 65 £70,288 +1.21% 14
Dundee - 8 £50,000 - 1
Midlothian - 3 - - 4
Highlands -5 2 - - 2
Inverclyde - 1 £60,000 -
Artificial Intelligence
UK

Artificial Intelligence
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 278 (19.21%) Apache Spark
2 93 (6.43%) FileNet
3 24 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (0.69%) Apache
4 10 (0.69%) CICS
5 3 (0.21%) Confluence
6 2 (0.14%) SAS
7 1 (0.069%) CMS
7 1 (0.069%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.069%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.21%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 733 (50.66%) AWS
2 105 (7.26%) Azure
3 93 (6.43%) Amazon S3
4 87 (6.01%) Datadog
5 85 (5.87%) GCP
6 60 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
7 51 (3.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 43 (2.97%) GitHub
9 30 (2.07%) BlazeMeter
10 23 (1.59%) Google Play
11 19 (1.31%) Amazon EKS
12 10 (0.69%) Entra ID
12 10 (0.69%) Microsoft 365
13 9 (0.62%) ChatGPT
14 8 (0.55%) IaaS
14 8 (0.55%) PaaS
15 7 (0.48%) Amazon SageMaker
15 7 (0.48%) Serverless
16 4 (0.28%) Power Platform
16 4 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.24%) DSL
2 8 (0.55%) HTTP
2 8 (0.55%) MQTT
3 4 (0.28%) Firewall
3 4 (0.28%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (24.05%) NoSQL
2 194 (13.41%) Big Data
3 126 (8.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 116 (8.02%) Hadoop
5 113 (7.81%) Apache Hive
6 100 (6.91%) HBase
7 93 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
8 68 (4.70%) MongoDB
9 62 (4.28%) Data Lake
10 36 (2.49%) Qlik Sense
11 28 (1.94%) DB2
12 22 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (1.45%) Relational Database
14 19 (1.31%) MySQL
15 18 (1.24%) Oracle Database
15 18 (1.24%) Tableau
16 15 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.69%) Flink
18 8 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
19 4 (0.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 194 (13.41%) JUnit
2 148 (10.23%) Jenkins
3 113 (7.81%) Git
4 103 (7.12%) Jasmine
5 84 (5.81%) Bitbucket Server
6 60 (4.15%) Cypress.io
6 60 (4.15%) Karma Test Runner
6 60 (4.15%) Protractor
6 60 (4.15%) Selenium
6 60 (4.15%) WebDriver
7 43 (2.97%) Mockito
8 23 (1.59%) Android Studio
9 15 (1.04%) JMeter
10 10 (0.69%) ChangeMan
11 7 (0.48%) Maven
12 3 (0.21%) GitLab
12 3 (0.21%) JIRA
13 1 (0.069%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.069%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.069%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1,368 (94.54%) Finance
2 1,336 (92.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1,328 (91.78%) Law
4 627 (43.33%) Marketing
5 440 (30.41%) Legal
6 293 (20.25%) Banking
7 240 (16.59%) Investment Banking
8 148 (10.23%) Social Skills
9 73 (5.04%) Financial Institution
10 72 (4.98%) Influencing Skills
11 45 (3.11%) Presentation Skills
12 31 (2.14%) Private Banking
13 30 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (1.73%) Games
15 21 (1.45%) Prime Brokerage
16 14 (0.97%) Telecoms
17 9 (0.62%) Electronics
17 9 (0.62%) Manufacturing
18 8 (0.55%) Public Sector
19 4 (0.28%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 1,264 (87.35%) Software Engineer
2 564 (38.98%) Java Engineer
3 559 (38.63%) Java Software Engineer
4 400 (27.64%) Lead
5 382 (26.40%) Lead Software Engineer
6 236 (16.31%) Full Stack Engineer
7 232 (16.03%) Full Stack Software Engineer
8 185 (12.79%) AWS Engineer
8 185 (12.79%) AWS Software Engineer
9 177 (12.23%) Python Engineer
9 177 (12.23%) Python Software Engineer
10 174 (12.02%) Senior
11 147 (10.16%) Lead Java Engineer
12 137 (9.47%) Data Engineer
13 133 (9.19%) Big Data Engineer
13 133 (9.19%) Big Data Software Engineer
14 131 (9.05%) Senior Software Engineer
15 107 (7.39%) Developer
16 82 (5.67%) Cloud Engineer
16 82 (5.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (27.09%) Spring
2 310 (21.42%) React
3 293 (20.25%) AngularJS
4 223 (15.41%) Kafka
5 215 (14.86%) J2EE
6 183 (12.65%) HTML
7 175 (12.09%) Hibernate
8 167 (11.54%) JMS
9 162 (11.20%) Node.js
10 159 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 153 (10.57%) CSS
12 134 (9.26%) JSON
13 129 (8.91%) jQuery
14 120 (8.29%) Spring Boot
15 107 (7.39%) GraphQL
16 97 (6.70%) Spring Integration
17 78 (5.39%) PySpark
18 69 (4.77%) OpenTelemetry
19 60 (4.15%) Jest
20 52 (3.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 613 (42.36%) Algorithms
2 414 (28.61%) Cloud Native
3 168 (11.61%) Public Cloud
4 153 (10.57%) Onboarding
5 105 (7.26%) Data Structures
6 62 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 42 (2.90%) Legacy Code
7 42 (2.90%) Reference Data
8 23 (1.59%) Product Ownership
9 21 (1.45%) Distributed Systems
10 17 (1.17%) Credit Risk
10 17 (1.17%) IoT
11 15 (1.04%) Market Risk
11 15 (1.04%) Private Cloud
12 14 (0.97%) Mainframe
13 12 (0.83%) Distributed Computing
14 11 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.69%) VSAM
16 8 (0.55%) Arduino
16 8 (0.55%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 129 (8.91%) Unix
2 56 (3.87%) Linux
3 23 (1.59%) Android
4 9 (0.62%) Windows
5 3 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,357 (93.78%) Machine Learning
2 1,347 (93.09%) Software Engineering
3 1,320 (91.22%) Agile
4 1,200 (82.93%) SDLC
5 1,186 (81.96%) Operational Stability
6 1,127 (77.89%) CI/CD
7 874 (60.40%) Community of Practice
8 658 (45.47%) Visualisation
9 634 (43.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 464 (32.07%) Risk Management
11 336 (23.22%) Decision-Making
12 303 (20.94%) Microservices
13 270 (18.66%) Architectural Design
14 261 (18.04%) Full Stack Development
15 252 (17.42%) Information Architecture
16 204 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
17 194 (13.41%) Continuous Delivery
18 167 (11.54%) TDD
19 158 (10.92%) Computer Science
20 150 (10.37%) Client Onboarding
Programming Languages
1 1,024 (70.77%) Java
2 595 (41.12%) SQL
3 575 (39.74%) Python
4 198 (13.68%) JavaScript
5 168 (11.61%) TypeScript
6 117 (8.09%) PL/SQL
7 88 (6.08%) Scala
8 23 (1.59%) C#
8 23 (1.59%) Kotlin
9 22 (1.52%) Go
10 11 (0.76%) C++
11 10 (0.69%) COBOL
11 10 (0.69%) JCL
12 5 (0.35%) C
12 5 (0.35%) Rust
13 3 (0.21%) VBA
14 1 (0.069%) Bash
Qualifications
1 85 (5.87%) Degree
2 44 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (2.90%) Master's Degree
4 23 (1.59%) AWS Certification
5 14 (0.97%) PhD
6 9 (0.62%) CISSP
7 8 (0.55%) Azure Certification
7 8 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.48%) CISM
9 6 (0.41%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
10 4 (0.28%) CCNA
10 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PMP
12 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.069%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.069%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.90%) Accessibility
2 34 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.24%) SLA
4 7 (0.48%) NIST
5 4 (0.28%) DICOM
5 4 (0.28%) HL7
5 4 (0.28%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.069%) Basel III
6 1 (0.069%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.069%) GDPR
6 1 (0.069%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.069%) NCSC
6 1 (0.069%) QA
System Software
1 100 (6.91%) HDFS
2 10 (0.69%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (0.55%) Firmware
4 2 (0.14%) Docker
5 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 205 (14.17%) Terraform
2 184 (12.72%) Kubernetes
3 109 (7.53%) Grafana
4 36 (2.49%) Prometheus
5 7 (0.48%) Graphite
6 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.14%) SCCM
8 1 (0.069%) SysTrack
Vendors
1 278 (19.21%) Oracle
2 223 (15.41%) Databricks
3 112 (7.74%) Splunk
4 105 (7.26%) Dynatrace
5 84 (5.81%) Informatica
6 71 (4.91%) Cloudera
7 54 (3.73%) Alteryx
8 37 (2.56%) Google
9 18 (1.24%) Cognos
9 18 (1.24%) SaltStack
9 18 (1.24%) Sybase
10 16 (1.11%) Microsoft
11 12 (0.83%) SAP
12 8 (0.55%) NVIDIA
12 8 (0.55%) OpenAI
13 4 (0.28%) Cisco
13 4 (0.28%) Confluent
14 3 (0.21%) Citrix
14 3 (0.21%) PayPal
14 3 (0.21%) VMware