Microservices Jobs in Scotland

Microservices
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Microservices skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microservices over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 41 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 549 333 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 8.03% 7.78% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 8.21% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 133 151 238
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £56,219 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £69,447 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.40% +11.12% +17.92%
75th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £91,934 £97,328 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,781 £75,000
% change year-on-year -14.23% +1.04% +7.14%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Microservices falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,115 4,054 5,784
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 89.41% 94.68% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,571 2,031 2,895
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +12.24%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £83,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Scotland

Microservices
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Scotland

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Scotland

Microservices
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 June 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 +26 466 £65,000 -1.52% 10
Edinburgh -31 57 £70,000 -7.35% 4
Aberdeen -12 9 £52,500 -19.23%
South Lanarkshire - 7 £80,000 -
Dundee - 6 £42,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £57,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £60,000 -
Microservices
UK

Microservices
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
1 121 (22.04%) Apache Spark
2 98 (17.85%) FileNet
3 46 (8.38%) Apache Airflow
4 21 (3.83%) GemFire
5 7 (1.28%) Apache
6 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 242 (44.08%) AWS
2 99 (18.03%) Amazon S3
3 61 (11.11%) Azure
4 49 (8.93%) GitHub
5 39 (7.10%) BlazeMeter
6 24 (4.37%) GCP
7 17 (3.10%) SaaS
8 12 (2.19%) Serverless
9 10 (1.82%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.91%) Datadog
11 4 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.55%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.55%) Power Platform
12 3 (0.55%) Snowflake
13 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.36%) Kong
13 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.18%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (34.61%) NoSQL
2 132 (24.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 109 (19.85%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (10.20%) Apache Hive
4 56 (10.20%) Hadoop
4 56 (10.20%) HBase
5 44 (8.01%) MongoDB
6 41 (7.47%) Big Data
7 21 (3.83%) CockroachDB
7 21 (3.83%) Hazelcast
8 19 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.64%) MySQL
11 8 (1.46%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.55%) Power BI
14 3 (0.55%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 119 (21.68%) JUnit
2 113 (20.58%) Jenkins
3 57 (10.38%) Git
4 49 (8.93%) Bitbucket Server
5 47 (8.56%) Mockito
6 45 (8.20%) Jasmine
7 28 (5.10%) JMeter
8 21 (3.83%) Jaeger
9 20 (3.64%) Maven
10 12 (2.19%) Cypress.io
11 11 (2.00%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.82%) Gradle
12 10 (1.82%) JIRA
13 9 (1.64%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.55%) webpack
16 1 (0.18%) IBM UrbanCode
16 1 (0.18%) Selenium
16 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 1 (0.18%) Spinnaker
General
1 441 (80.33%) Finance
2 420 (76.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 402 (73.22%) Law
4 213 (38.80%) Marketing
5 136 (24.77%) Legal
6 67 (12.20%) Banking
7 52 (9.47%) Financial Institution
8 36 (6.56%) Social Skills
9 34 (6.19%) Investment Banking
10 13 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (2.19%) Private Banking
12 8 (1.46%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.91%) Tech for Good
14 4 (0.73%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.36%) Games
16 1 (0.18%) Advertising
16 1 (0.18%) Health Technology
16 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 393 (71.58%) Software Engineer
2 171 (31.15%) Java Engineer
3 167 (30.42%) Java Software Engineer
4 115 (20.95%) Developer
5 111 (20.22%) Full Stack Engineer
5 111 (20.22%) Full Stack Software Engineer
6 106 (19.31%) Lead
7 95 (17.30%) Lead Software Engineer
8 83 (15.12%) Senior
9 70 (12.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 49 (8.93%) Database Developer
10 49 (8.93%) Database Engineer
10 49 (8.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 48 (8.74%) Engineering Manager
11 48 (8.74%) Software Engineering Manager
12 46 (8.38%) Python Engineer
12 46 (8.38%) Python Software Engineer
13 40 (7.29%) AWS Engineer
13 40 (7.29%) AWS Software Engineer
14 39 (7.10%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (46.45%) Spring
2 190 (34.61%) Kafka
3 181 (32.97%) React
4 176 (32.06%) AngularJS
5 136 (24.77%) Spring Boot
6 105 (19.13%) Hibernate
6 105 (19.13%) J2EE
7 102 (18.58%) GraphQL
7 102 (18.58%) Spring Integration
8 88 (16.03%) CSS
9 87 (15.85%) HTML
10 83 (15.12%) Node.js
11 73 (13.30%) RESTful
12 66 (12.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 65 (11.84%) PySpark
14 61 (11.11%) .NET
15 55 (10.02%) JSON
16 53 (9.65%) JMS
16 53 (9.65%) jQuery
17 44 (8.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 192 (34.97%) Cloud Native
2 96 (17.49%) Algorithms
3 47 (8.56%) Distributed Applications
4 27 (4.92%) Market Risk
5 25 (4.55%) Reference Data
6 21 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.83%) Replication
7 20 (3.64%) Social Media
8 16 (2.91%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.09%) BBC
12 5 (0.91%) Distributed Systems
12 5 (0.91%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.73%) Product Ownership
14 3 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.55%) IoT
14 3 (0.55%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.55%) Virtual Reality
15 2 (0.36%) SWIFT Messaging Network
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.75%) Unix
2 6 (1.09%) Linux
3 4 (0.73%) Android
4 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (84.88%) Agile
2 458 (83.42%) Software Engineering
3 404 (73.59%) SDLC
4 373 (67.94%) CI/CD
5 306 (55.74%) Operational Stability
6 269 (49.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 261 (47.54%) Machine Learning
8 210 (38.25%) Community of Practice
9 166 (30.24%) Full Stack Development
10 161 (29.33%) Risk Management
11 140 (25.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 134 (24.41%) Visualisation
13 123 (22.40%) Decision-Making
14 105 (19.13%) TDD
15 98 (17.85%) AOP
15 98 (17.85%) Document Management
16 95 (17.30%) Test Automation
17 94 (17.12%) Computer Science
18 68 (12.39%) Unit Testing
19 63 (11.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 401 (73.04%) Java
2 237 (43.17%) SQL
3 160 (29.14%) Python
4 131 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 87 (15.85%) TypeScript
6 73 (13.30%) C#
7 53 (9.65%) PL/SQL
8 22 (4.01%) Groovy
9 16 (2.91%) C++
10 10 (1.82%) PHP
11 6 (1.09%) Kotlin
12 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.36%) Go
13 2 (0.36%) Ruby
13 2 (0.36%) Scala
14 1 (0.18%) Bash
14 1 (0.18%) Delphi
14 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
1 30 (5.46%) Degree
1 30 (5.46%) Master's Degree
2 2 (0.36%) AWS Certification
2 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
3 1 (0.18%) OCP
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.74%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.91%) Accessibility
3 12 (2.19%) QA
4 2 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 56 (10.20%) HDFS
2 28 (5.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 177 (32.24%) Kubernetes
2 66 (12.02%) Terraform
3 43 (7.83%) Grafana
4 26 (4.74%) Prometheus
5 21 (3.83%) HAProxy
5 21 (3.83%) ITRS Geneos
5 21 (3.83%) Kibana
5 21 (3.83%) Zipkin
6 6 (1.09%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) Progress Chef
7 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 135 (24.59%) Oracle
2 65 (11.84%) Databricks
3 56 (10.20%) Cloudera
4 49 (8.93%) Informatica
5 48 (8.74%) Dynatrace
6 46 (8.38%) Splunk
7 22 (4.01%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.00%) Google
9 9 (1.64%) TOWER Software
10 6 (1.09%) Apple
10 6 (1.09%) Facebook
10 6 (1.09%) Sony
10 6 (1.09%) Yahoo!
11 4 (0.73%) Confluent
12 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.18%) Adobe
13 1 (0.18%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (0.18%) Cisco
13 1 (0.18%) EMC
13 1 (0.18%) Salesforce