Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK > England
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 363 587 997
Rank change year-on-year +224 +410 +121
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 480 570 187
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.78% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 1.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 431 456 171
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -5.66%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -9.62%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 25,070 49,871 65,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.89% 37.72% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20,961 41,456 54,642
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

GraphQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GraphQL in England

GraphQL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GraphQL in England

GraphQL
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GraphQL in England over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for GraphQL in England

GraphQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GraphQL within the England region over the 6 months to 4 August 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +191 302 £72,500 -3.33% 36
North of England +101 63 £50,000 - 24
South West +110 42 £51,250 -6.82% 7
South East +154 37 £57,500 -4.17% 11
North West +42 33 £55,000 - 15
Yorkshire +145 29 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Midlands +113 25 £50,000 +2.04% 6
West Midlands +100 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +91 10 £48,750 +2.63% 9
East Midlands +71 8 £72,500 +45.00% 5
North East - 1 £60,000 - 8
GraphQL
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 England region with a requirement for GraphQL.

1 310 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 254 (52.92%) React
3 237 (49.38%) Node.js
4 230 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (36.67%) Microservices
6 175 (36.46%) TypeScript
7 171 (35.63%) TDD
8 147 (30.63%) AWS
9 146 (30.42%) REST
10 127 (26.46%) Docker
11 108 (22.50%) DevOps
11 108 (22.50%) Redux
12 106 (22.08%) CSS
13 105 (21.88%) HTML
14 98 (20.42%) Finance
15 96 (20.00%) Kubernetes
16 94 (19.58%) Front End Development
17 92 (19.17%) Software Engineering
18 90 (18.75%) Git (software)
18 90 (18.75%) MongoDB
19 88 (18.33%) Serverless
20 85 (17.71%) Python
21 70 (14.58%) Java
21 70 (14.58%) Fintech
22 69 (14.38%) BDD
23 65 (13.54%) React Native
24 64 (13.33%) AngularJS
25 63 (13.13%) Azure
26 61 (12.71%) HTML5
27 58 (12.08%) Scrum

GraphQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.71%) CMS
3 10 (2.08%) Headless CMS
4 9 (1.88%) Apache
5 7 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.46%) nginx
6 5 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.04%) WordPress
7 4 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.63%) Confluence
8 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.42%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.21%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Figma
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Magento
2 4 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.83%) Eikon
3 3 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 147 (30.63%) AWS
2 88 (18.33%) Serverless
3 63 (13.13%) Azure
4 51 (10.63%) AWS Lambda
5 36 (7.50%) GCP
6 27 (5.63%) SaaS
7 19 (3.96%) Amazon ECS
8 18 (3.75%) Amazon S3
9 14 (2.92%) GitHub
10 13 (2.71%) Amazon EKS
11 11 (2.29%) Azure Functions
12 10 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (2.08%) npm
13 9 (1.88%) Amazon Cognito
13 9 (1.88%) Cloudflare
13 9 (1.88%) Slack
14 8 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.46%) HTTP
1 7 (1.46%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 52 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 47 (9.79%) MySQL
4 42 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (2.71%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.50%) Big Data
8 11 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
8 11 (2.29%) Neo4j
9 10 (2.08%) Blockchain
10 9 (1.88%) Redis
11 8 (1.67%) BigQuery
12 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.46%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
14 5 (1.04%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.83%) HBase
15 4 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 90 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 36 (7.50%) webpack
3 28 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 18 (3.75%) CircleCI
5 17 (3.54%) Cypress.io
5 17 (3.54%) JIRA
6 15 (3.13%) Selenium
7 13 (2.71%) Gradle
7 13 (2.71%) JUnit
8 12 (2.50%) Android Studio
8 12 (2.50%) Babel
8 12 (2.50%) GitLab
8 12 (2.50%) gulp
9 11 (2.29%) Mockito
10 9 (1.88%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.67%) Grunt
12 6 (1.25%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.25%) Mocha
13 5 (1.04%) git-flow
13 5 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 98 (20.42%) Finance
2 20 (4.17%) Banking
3 17 (3.54%) Games
3 17 (3.54%) Marketing
4 15 (3.13%) Retail
5 11 (2.29%) Law
6 7 (1.46%) Publishing
7 5 (1.04%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Front Office
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 330 (68.75%) Developer
2 98 (20.42%) React Developer
3 87 (18.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 79 (16.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 72 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 67 (13.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 50 (10.42%) Node.js Developer
8 40 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 30 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
10 29 (6.04%) Senior React Developer
11 22 (4.58%) Backend Developer
11 22 (4.58%) Python Developer
11 22 (4.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 18 (3.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 16 (3.33%) Java Developer
13 16 (3.33%) Lead Developer
14 13 (2.71%) .NET Developer
15 12 (2.50%) Android Developer
16 11 (2.29%) C# Developer
17 10 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (52.92%) React
2 237 (49.38%) Node.js
3 146 (30.42%) REST
4 108 (22.50%) Redux
5 106 (22.08%) CSS
6 105 (21.88%) HTML
7 65 (13.54%) React Native
8 64 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 61 (12.71%) HTML5
10 52 (10.83%) RESTful
10 52 (10.83%) Web Services
11 51 (10.63%) Sass
12 43 (8.96%) .NET
13 40 (8.33%) Vue.js
14 39 (8.13%) Apollo GraphQL
15 36 (7.50%) CSS3
16 28 (5.83%) Django
17 23 (4.79%) JSON
18 22 (4.58%) Flask
18 22 (4.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.08%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (10.83%) User Experience
3 36 (7.50%) Cloud Native
4 29 (6.04%) Mobile App
5 28 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.29%) Blog
8 8 (1.67%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.67%) Renewable Energy
8 8 (1.67%) Tandem
9 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.25%) Social Media
11 5 (1.04%) Replication
12 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.83%) Media Streaming
12 4 (0.83%) Social Network
13 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.42%) Life Science
15 1 (0.21%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.04%) Android
2 22 (4.58%) Apple iOS
3 19 (3.96%) Linux
4 7 (1.46%) Windows
5 5 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (36.67%) Microservices
3 171 (35.63%) TDD
4 108 (22.50%) DevOps
5 94 (19.58%) Front End Development
6 92 (19.17%) Software Engineering
7 70 (14.58%) Fintech
8 69 (14.38%) BDD
9 58 (12.08%) Scrum
10 46 (9.58%) Pair Programming
11 44 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (8.75%) E-Commerce
13 39 (8.13%) API Development
13 39 (8.13%) Open Source
14 35 (7.29%) Artificial Intelligence
14 35 (7.29%) Test Automation
15 32 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (6.25%) Mentoring
17 29 (6.04%) Functional Programming
18 27 (5.63%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 310 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 175 (36.46%) TypeScript
3 85 (17.71%) Python
4 70 (14.58%) Java
5 53 (11.04%) SQL
6 52 (10.83%) ES6
7 42 (8.75%) C#
8 38 (7.92%) PHP
9 20 (4.17%) Kotlin
10 18 (3.75%) Go
10 18 (3.75%) Scala
11 17 (3.54%) ES7
12 14 (2.92%) Ruby
13 12 (2.50%) Java 8
14 9 (1.88%) Clojure
15 8 (1.67%) C++
15 8 (1.67%) Rust
16 7 (1.46%) Haskell
17 6 (1.25%) Elixir
18 5 (1.04%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 18 (3.75%) Degree
2 13 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Basel III
2 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 127 (26.46%) Docker
2 4 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 96 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 48 (10.00%) Terraform
3 12 (2.50%) Ansible
4 9 (1.88%) Istio
5 3 (0.63%) Grafana
5 3 (0.63%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.63%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (7.08%) Google
2 12 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.88%) Oracle
4 8 (1.67%) Foundry
5 6 (1.25%) Apple
6 5 (1.04%) Adobe
6 5 (1.04%) Instagram
7 3 (0.63%) New Relic
7 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.21%) Dell
9 1 (0.21%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.21%) Tableau
9 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.21%) Xamarin