Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for GraphQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GraphQL over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 149 131
Rank change year-on-year +71 -18 0
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 28 12 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.00% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.31% 1.19% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 13
Median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -19.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,625 £47,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £39,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +52.87% -25.24% -4.55%

GraphQL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 650 1,012 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 46.33% 38.52% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 366 667 625
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,125 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GraphQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing GraphQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for GraphQL in Edinburgh

GraphQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GraphQL in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for GraphQL in Edinburgh

GraphQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing GraphQL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for GraphQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT jobs citing GraphQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for GraphQL.

1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) Docker
3 19 (67.86%) Microservices
3 19 (67.86%) Java
4 15 (53.57%) React
5 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (46.43%) DevOps
7 12 (42.86%) REST
7 12 (42.86%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) Analytics
8 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
8 11 (39.29%) Prototyping
8 11 (39.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 11 (39.29%) Product Backlog
9 10 (35.71%) React Native
9 10 (35.71%) Node.js
10 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) Redux
11 8 (28.57%) API Integration
11 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
12 7 (25.00%) Dart
12 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
12 7 (25.00%) Objective-C
12 7 (25.00%) Apple Swift
12 7 (25.00%) Kotlin
13 5 (17.86%) Web Development
14 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (14.29%) ES6

GraphQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) AWS
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) React
2 12 (42.86%) REST
3 10 (35.71%) Node.js
3 10 (35.71%) React Native
4 9 (32.14%) Redux
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (10.71%) WebGL
6 2 (7.14%) GatsbyJS
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Amplify
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Microservices
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) DevOps
4 11 (39.29%) Analytics
4 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
4 11 (39.29%) Product Backlog
4 11 (39.29%) Prototyping
4 11 (39.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 8 (28.57%) API Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Apple Swift
5 7 (25.00%) Dart
5 7 (25.00%) Kotlin
5 7 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (14.29%) ES6
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
8 2 (7.14%) GLSL
8 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.57%) C++
9 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian