Big Data Engineer Jobs in Scotland

Big Data Engineer
UK > Scotland

As of 15 April 2024, there is not enough information available from job vacancies posted within the last 6 months to determine the median Big Data Engineer salary in Scotland.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 65 - 244
Rank change year-on-year - - -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Engineer 381 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 5.73% - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% - 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £55,000
75th Percentile - - £60,000
90th Percentile - - -
UK median annual salary £87,500 £80,294 £80,000
% change year-on-year +8.98% +0.37% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 6,443 4,314 5,471
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 90.31% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,629 2,324 2,972
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,193
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,635
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £65,313
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

Big Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Big Data Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Engineer in Scotland

Big Data Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data Engineer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Big Data Engineer in Scotland

Big Data Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 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 - 381 - -
Big Data Engineer
UK

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland

For the 6 months to 15 April 2024, Big Data Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring Big Data Engineer in the job title.

1 381 (100.00%) Finance
1 381 (100.00%) Law
1 381 (100.00%) Agile
1 381 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 381 (100.00%) Big Data
1 381 (100.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 369 (96.85%) Apache Spark
3 339 (88.98%) SDLC
3 339 (88.98%) Operational Stability
4 331 (86.88%) CI/CD
5 285 (74.80%) SQL
6 250 (65.62%) Java
7 245 (64.30%) AWS
8 243 (63.78%) NoSQL
9 224 (58.79%) Scala
10 223 (58.53%) Risk Management
10 223 (58.53%) Legal
11 171 (44.88%) Community of Practice
12 158 (41.47%) Marketing
13 157 (41.21%) Hadoop
14 156 (40.94%) Performance Tuning
15 152 (39.90%) Cloud Native
16 134 (35.17%) Python
17 133 (34.91%) Artificial Intelligence
17 133 (34.91%) Machine Learning
18 130 (34.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 130 (34.12%) Algorithms
18 130 (34.12%) Visualisation
19 108 (28.35%) Problem-Solving
20 106 (27.82%) Influencing Skills

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
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
1 369 (96.85%) Apache Spark
2 99 (25.98%) Apache
3 77 (20.21%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 245 (64.30%) AWS
2 50 (13.12%) Amazon EC2
2 50 (13.12%) Amazon ECS
2 50 (13.12%) Amazon EKS
2 50 (13.12%) Amazon EMR
2 50 (13.12%) Amazon SQS
2 50 (13.12%) AWS Lambda
2 50 (13.12%) Serverless
3 9 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (100.00%) Big Data
2 243 (63.78%) NoSQL
3 157 (41.21%) Hadoop
4 50 (13.12%) Electronic Patient Records
5 45 (11.81%) Apache Hive
6 29 (7.61%) HBase
7 16 (4.20%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (7.61%) Bitbucket Server
1 29 (7.61%) Git
1 29 (7.61%) Jenkins
General
1 381 (100.00%) Finance
1 381 (100.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 381 (100.00%) Law
2 223 (58.53%) Legal
3 158 (41.47%) Marketing
4 106 (27.82%) Influencing Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.21%) PySpark
2 42 (11.02%) Spring
2 42 (11.02%) Spring Boot
3 39 (10.24%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 152 (39.90%) Cloud Native
2 130 (34.12%) Algorithms
3 42 (11.02%) Legacy Code
4 16 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.36%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (100.00%) Agile
1 381 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 339 (88.98%) Operational Stability
2 339 (88.98%) SDLC
3 331 (86.88%) CI/CD
4 223 (58.53%) Risk Management
5 171 (44.88%) Community of Practice
6 156 (40.94%) Performance Tuning
7 133 (34.91%) Artificial Intelligence
7 133 (34.91%) Machine Learning
8 130 (34.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 130 (34.12%) Visualisation
9 108 (28.35%) Problem-Solving
10 68 (17.85%) Decision-Making
11 56 (14.70%) Technical Leadership
12 50 (13.12%) Tech Ops
13 42 (11.02%) Data Modelling
13 42 (11.02%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 39 (10.24%) Microservices
15 38 (9.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 285 (74.80%) SQL
2 250 (65.62%) Java
3 224 (58.79%) Scala
4 134 (35.17%) Python
5 29 (7.61%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.20%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (7.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 39 (10.24%) Kubernetes
2 29 (7.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (12.86%) Databricks
2 29 (7.61%) Informatica