Full Stack Engineer Jobs in Scotland

Full-Stack Engineer
UK > Scotland

The median Full-Stack Engineer salary in Scotland is £65,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 73 212 199
Rank change year-on-year +139 -13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Engineer 341 22 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 5.13% 0.46% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 0.51% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 10
10th Percentile £43,750 - £39,375
25th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £49,763 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +30.62% -11.53% +12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,187 £62,188
90th Percentile £91,934 £72,225 £68,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -16.13% - +24.00%

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%

Full Stack Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Engineer in Scotland

Full Stack Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Engineer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Full Stack Engineer in Scotland

Full Stack Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Engineer in Scotland

Full Stack 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 Full Stack 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 +61 310 £65,000 - 5
Edinburgh +41 16 £83,577 +67.95% 1
Aberdeen - 13 £50,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £50,000 -
Full Stack Engineer
UK

Full Stack Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland

For the 6 months to 15 April 2024, Full Stack 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 Full Stack Engineer in the job title.

1 341 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 336 (98.53%) Software Engineering
3 317 (92.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 315 (92.38%) Finance
5 307 (90.03%) Law
6 302 (88.56%) Agile
7 299 (87.68%) SDLC
8 292 (85.63%) Java
9 274 (80.35%) Operational Stability
10 261 (76.54%) CI/CD
11 236 (69.21%) Artificial Intelligence
11 236 (69.21%) Machine Learning
12 204 (59.82%) Spring
13 200 (58.65%) SQL
14 188 (55.13%) AngularJS
15 172 (50.44%) React
16 143 (41.94%) Risk Management
17 133 (39.00%) Community of Practice
18 129 (37.83%) Algorithms
19 128 (37.54%) Legal
20 124 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
20 124 (36.36%) Visualisation
21 119 (34.90%) Microservices
22 117 (34.31%) Decision-Making
23 116 (34.02%) Kafka
24 114 (33.43%) NoSQL
25 113 (33.14%) J2EE
26 109 (31.96%) Marketing
27 103 (30.21%) Oracle
28 97 (28.45%) AWS

Full Stack 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 51 (14.96%) FileNet
2 16 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (0.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 97 (28.45%) AWS
2 51 (14.96%) Amazon S3
3 19 (5.57%) GitHub
4 15 (4.40%) BlazeMeter
5 6 (1.76%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (0.59%) GCP
8 1 (0.29%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (33.43%) NoSQL
2 65 (19.06%) Elasticsearch
3 51 (14.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 50 (14.66%) MongoDB
5 33 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.69%) Apache Hive
7 14 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.81%) Big Data
9 9 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.35%) MySQL
11 3 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.88%) HBase
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (20.82%) JUnit
2 24 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.87%) Mockito
4 19 (5.57%) Jasmine
5 15 (4.40%) JMeter
6 14 (4.11%) Cucumber
6 14 (4.11%) Cypress.io
7 12 (3.52%) Git
8 3 (0.88%) JIRA
9 2 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 317 (92.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 315 (92.38%) Finance
3 307 (90.03%) Law
4 128 (37.54%) Legal
5 109 (31.96%) Marketing
6 74 (21.70%) Banking
7 40 (11.73%) Private Banking
8 26 (7.62%) Investment Banking
9 18 (5.28%) Front Office
10 15 (4.40%) Aviation
11 13 (3.81%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.59%) Social Skills
14 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (59.82%) Spring
2 188 (55.13%) AngularJS
3 172 (50.44%) React
4 116 (34.02%) Kafka
5 113 (33.14%) J2EE
6 89 (26.10%) JMS
7 87 (25.51%) Hibernate
8 84 (24.63%) CSS
8 84 (24.63%) HTML
9 82 (24.05%) Spring Boot
10 61 (17.89%) GraphQL
11 57 (16.72%) Node.js
12 56 (16.42%) JSON
13 52 (15.25%) jQuery
13 52 (15.25%) Web Services
14 51 (14.96%) Spring Integration
14 51 (14.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 49 (14.37%) RESTful
16 43 (12.61%) XML
17 38 (11.14%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 129 (37.83%) Algorithms
2 97 (28.45%) Cloud Native
3 46 (13.49%) Reference Data
4 39 (11.44%) Public Cloud
5 38 (11.14%) Onboarding
6 32 (9.38%) Data Structures
7 18 (5.28%) Private Cloud
8 15 (4.40%) Market Risk
9 13 (3.81%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.59%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.29%) Legacy Applications
11 1 (0.29%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 336 (98.53%) Software Engineering
3 302 (88.56%) Agile
4 299 (87.68%) SDLC
5 274 (80.35%) Operational Stability
6 261 (76.54%) CI/CD
7 236 (69.21%) Artificial Intelligence
7 236 (69.21%) Machine Learning
8 143 (41.94%) Risk Management
9 133 (39.00%) Community of Practice
10 124 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 124 (36.36%) Visualisation
11 119 (34.90%) Microservices
12 117 (34.31%) Decision-Making
13 53 (15.54%) Asset Management
14 51 (14.96%) AOP
14 51 (14.96%) Document Management
15 43 (12.61%) OO
16 40 (11.73%) Scrum
16 40 (11.73%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 292 (85.63%) Java
2 200 (58.65%) SQL
3 89 (26.10%) JavaScript
4 74 (21.70%) TypeScript
5 56 (16.42%) Python
6 25 (7.33%) C#
7 3 (0.88%) VBA
8 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.57%) Degree
2 6 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.47%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.62%) SLA
2 14 (4.11%) Accessibility
System Software
1 14 (4.11%) Docker
2 3 (0.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 72 (21.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 103 (30.21%) Oracle
2 5 (1.47%) Google
3 3 (0.88%) Cloudera
3 3 (0.88%) Databricks
3 3 (0.88%) Dynatrace
3 3 (0.88%) Splunk