Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 275 500 833
Rank change year-on-year +225 +333 +223
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 636 613 264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.14% 0.53% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 1.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 630 579 271
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.30% +5.60%
10th Percentile £43,175 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +1.96%

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 23,983 45,197 55,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.96% 38.75% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20,550 37,755 46,436
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 +167 391 £75,000 - 111
North of England +78 80 £51,250 +2.50% 15
South West +90 45 £50,000 -9.09% 17
South East +156 40 £62,500 +31.58% 16
North West +66 38 £50,000 -11.11% 9
East of England +128 36 £50,000 +8.11% 12
Midlands +81 32 £52,500 +14.13% 9
North East +42 23 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands +63 19 £65,000 +23.81% 8
Yorkshire +25 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +69 13 £49,000 +8.89% 1
GraphQL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 358 (56.29%) JavaScript
2 259 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (39.31%) React
4 245 (38.52%) Node.js
5 213 (33.49%) Python
6 205 (32.23%) TypeScript
7 201 (31.60%) AWS
8 181 (28.46%) Microservices
9 177 (27.83%) Docker
10 150 (23.58%) REST
11 132 (20.75%) Software Engineering
12 127 (19.97%) CSS
13 123 (19.34%) Kubernetes
14 122 (19.18%) HTML
15 118 (18.55%) Git (software)
16 113 (17.77%) Java
17 105 (16.51%) DevOps
18 94 (14.78%) Finance
19 93 (14.62%) SQL
19 93 (14.62%) Front End Development
20 91 (14.31%) User Experience
21 90 (14.15%) Redux
22 87 (13.68%) GCP
23 85 (13.36%) MongoDB
23 85 (13.36%) TDD
24 83 (13.05%) Serverless
25 82 (12.89%) AngularJS
25 82 (12.89%) PostgreSQL
26 80 (12.58%) ES6
27 76 (11.95%) Fintech

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 43 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.09%) CMS
3 14 (2.20%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.89%) Apache
4 12 (1.89%) Headless CMS
5 7 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 6 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.79%) nginx
7 5 (0.79%) WordPress
8 3 (0.47%) Drupal
8 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.31%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.16%) Confluence
10 1 (0.16%) Kentico
10 1 (0.16%) Mule
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.16%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.26%) Sketch
2 7 (1.10%) InVision
3 5 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.63%) Figma
5 2 (0.31%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 201 (31.60%) AWS
2 87 (13.68%) GCP
3 83 (13.05%) Serverless
4 72 (11.32%) AWS Lambda
5 57 (8.96%) Azure
6 53 (8.33%) SaaS
7 28 (4.40%) GitHub
8 15 (2.36%) OpenShift
9 14 (2.20%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.73%) Azure Functions
12 10 (1.57%) npm
13 9 (1.42%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (1.10%) Apigee
15 7 (1.10%) Heroku
15 7 (1.10%) Route 53
16 6 (0.94%) Firebase
16 6 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.47%) HTTP
1 3 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.36%) MongoDB
2 82 (12.89%) PostgreSQL
3 66 (10.38%) MySQL
4 61 (9.59%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.46%) SQL Server
7 21 (3.30%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.52%) Redis
9 10 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (1.26%) Big Data
11 7 (1.10%) Flink
12 6 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (0.63%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.63%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.47%) BigQuery
14 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.47%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.47%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 118 (18.55%) Git (software)
2 47 (7.39%) webpack
3 34 (5.35%) Cypress.io
4 22 (3.46%) Babel
5 15 (2.36%) gulp
5 15 (2.36%) Protractor
6 14 (2.20%) GitLab
6 14 (2.20%) Selenium
6 14 (2.20%) TestCafe
7 12 (1.89%) Jasmine
7 12 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.73%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.73%) PHPUnit
9 10 (1.57%) JIRA
9 10 (1.57%) PostCSS
10 8 (1.26%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.94%) Gradle
11 6 (0.94%) Grunt
11 6 (0.94%) Storybook
12 5 (0.79%) JUnit
General
1 94 (14.78%) Finance
2 21 (3.30%) Banking
2 21 (3.30%) Marketing
3 18 (2.83%) Brand Awareness
4 16 (2.52%) Retail
5 12 (1.89%) Games
6 8 (1.26%) Law
6 8 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.79%) Public Sector
8 4 (0.63%) Front Office
9 2 (0.31%) Advertising
9 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 420 (66.04%) Developer
2 106 (16.67%) React Developer
3 84 (13.21%) JavaScript Developer
3 84 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 83 (13.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 83 (13.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 63 (9.91%) Architect
6 57 (8.96%) Backend Developer
7 54 (8.49%) Solutions Architect
8 41 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 40 (6.29%) Node.js Developer
10 37 (5.82%) Python Developer
10 37 (5.82%) Software Engineer
11 26 (4.09%) AWS Architect
11 26 (4.09%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 23 (3.62%) Senior React Developer
13 22 (3.46%) Engineering Manager
13 22 (3.46%) Lead Architect
13 22 (3.46%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 21 (3.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (39.31%) React
2 245 (38.52%) Node.js
3 150 (23.58%) REST
4 127 (19.97%) CSS
5 122 (19.18%) HTML
6 90 (14.15%) Redux
7 82 (12.89%) AngularJS
8 70 (11.01%) Vue.js
9 68 (10.69%) React Native
9 68 (10.69%) RESTful
10 66 (10.38%) Kafka
11 64 (10.06%) HTML5
12 60 (9.43%) Apollo GraphQL
13 56 (8.81%) Django
13 56 (8.81%) Flask
14 44 (6.92%) Sass
14 44 (6.92%) Spring
15 43 (6.76%) .NET
15 43 (6.76%) CSS3
16 41 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.31%) User Experience
2 47 (7.39%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.30%) Social Network
5 19 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.36%) Hedge funds
7 14 (2.20%) Cloud Native
8 11 (1.73%) Equities
9 10 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.94%) Social Media
12 5 (0.79%) Blog
12 5 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.79%) NHS
12 5 (0.79%) Replication
13 4 (0.63%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.63%) Derivative
13 4 (0.63%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.40%) Apple iOS
2 23 (3.62%) Android
3 7 (1.10%) Linux
3 7 (1.10%) Unix
4 3 (0.47%) Windows
5 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (28.46%) Microservices
3 132 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 105 (16.51%) DevOps
5 93 (14.62%) Front End Development
6 85 (13.36%) TDD
7 76 (11.95%) Fintech
8 70 (11.01%) Mentoring
9 62 (9.75%) Test Automation
10 59 (9.28%) E-Commerce
11 55 (8.65%) Scrum
12 52 (8.18%) Web Development
13 42 (6.60%) Machine Learning
14 40 (6.29%) Artificial Intelligence
15 39 (6.13%) Domain-Driven Design
16 38 (5.97%) Kanban
17 37 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
19 32 (5.03%) BDD
20 31 (4.87%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 358 (56.29%) JavaScript
2 213 (33.49%) Python
3 205 (32.23%) TypeScript
4 113 (17.77%) Java
5 93 (14.62%) SQL
6 80 (12.58%) ES6
7 56 (8.81%) C#
8 51 (8.02%) Go
9 44 (6.92%) PHP
10 37 (5.82%) Scala
11 18 (2.83%) Java 8
11 18 (2.83%) Kotlin
12 17 (2.67%) Shell Script
13 15 (2.36%) Ruby
14 14 (2.20%) Perl
15 12 (1.89%) ES7
16 10 (1.57%) C++
17 8 (1.26%) C
17 8 (1.26%) R
18 7 (1.10%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 26 (4.09%) Degree
2 18 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.10%) SANS
5 7 (1.10%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.63%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.63%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.39%) QA
2 7 (1.10%) WCAG
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 177 (27.83%) Docker
2 5 (0.79%) Firmware
3 4 (0.63%) Varnish
4 2 (0.31%) etcd
Systems Management
1 123 (19.34%) Kubernetes
2 43 (6.76%) Terraform
3 7 (1.10%) Kibana
4 6 (0.94%) Ansible
4 6 (0.94%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Grafana
5 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 66 (10.38%) Google
2 6 (0.94%) Sitecore
2 6 (0.94%) Zend
3 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle
4 3 (0.47%) SAP
4 3 (0.47%) Spotify
5 2 (0.31%) BT
5 2 (0.31%) Remedy
5 2 (0.31%) Sparx
6 1 (0.16%) Apple
6 1 (0.16%) Databricks
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.16%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.16%) Twitter
6 1 (0.16%) YouTube