Distributed Systems Jobs in Scotland

Distributed Systems
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Systems over the 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 220 187 168
Rank change year-on-year -33 -19 -23
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Systems 28 39 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.56% 0.80% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.93% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 25
10th Percentile - £45,230 £50,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £58,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -51.85% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £33,750 £72,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £78,500 -
UK median annual salary £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% +9.38% +6.67%

All Generic Skills
Scotland

Distributed Systems is in the General and Transferable Skills 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 generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,087 2,023 2,603
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 41.95% 41.43% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 750 893 958
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.60% +13.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,433 £77,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £84,056 £96,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Distributed Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Distributed Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Systems in Scotland

Distributed Systems
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Distributed Systems in Scotland.

Salary trend for Distributed Systems in Scotland

Distributed Systems
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Distributed Systems in Scotland over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Distributed Systems in Scotland

Distributed Systems
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Distributed Systems within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 29 February 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 -51 18 £32,500 -51.85% 2
Edinburgh +45 9 £60,000 +2.13% 10
Midlothian - 1 - - 5
Distributed Systems
UK

Distributed Systems
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 16 (57.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) AWS
1 21 (75.00%) Azure
2 16 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (14.29%) GCP
4 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) NoSQL
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) InfluxDB
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Flink
4 1 (3.57%) HBase
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) GitLab
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 5 (17.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (7.14%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) DPDK
1 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
1 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.57%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (3.57%) Kafka
2 1 (3.57%) MLlib
2 1 (3.57%) MXNet
2 1 (3.57%) NumPy
2 1 (3.57%) PyTorch
2 1 (3.57%) React
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) scikit-learn
2 1 (3.57%) SciPy
2 1 (3.57%) TensorFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Public Cloud
2 16 (57.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) CI/CD
2 16 (57.14%) API Design
2 16 (57.14%) API Development
2 16 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (57.14%) High Availability
2 16 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
2 16 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (57.14%) Prototyping
2 16 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 16 (57.14%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) Agile
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.29%) Containerisation
5 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Bash
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Go
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware NSX
2 7 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Grafana
2 2 (7.14%) Prometheus
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
3 1 (3.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Dell
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) StreamSets