Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 207 278 513
Rank change year-on-year +71 +235 +335
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 1,980 655 626
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.78% 1.15% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 2.72% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 762 562 533
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -3.85%

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 42,359 24,080 44,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.07% 42.42% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27,045 20,894 36,999
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
London +82 1,454 £80,000 +6.67% 141
North of England -14 192 £60,000 +14.29% 26
South East -37 131 £60,000 -2.04% 28
North West -6 130 £50,000 -2.91% 13
Midlands -64 63 £53,750 +2.38% 18
Yorkshire -47 57 £66,000 +32.00% 10
East of England -76 57 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South West -47 52 £55,000 +10.00% 13
East Midlands -29 39 £57,000 +16.33% 10
West Midlands -63 24 £50,000 -16.67% 8
North East -40 5 £62,500 +13.64% 3
GraphQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 1,310 (66.16%) React
2 1,108 (55.96%) TypeScript
3 1,067 (53.89%) JavaScript
4 983 (49.65%) Node.js
5 959 (48.43%) Agile Software Development
6 821 (41.46%) Software Engineering
7 772 (38.99%) AWS
8 708 (35.76%) Docker
9 679 (34.29%) CI/CD
10 636 (32.12%) CSS
11 631 (31.87%) Full Stack Development
12 601 (30.35%) REST
13 583 (29.44%) Kubernetes
14 560 (28.28%) HTML
15 519 (26.21%) Microservices
16 514 (25.96%) Python
17 510 (25.76%) Git (software)
18 495 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
19 440 (22.22%) Test Automation
20 425 (21.46%) DevOps
21 416 (21.01%) Serverless
22 414 (20.91%) User Experience
23 412 (20.81%) Java
24 384 (19.39%) TDD
25 376 (18.99%) Finance
26 375 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
27 368 (18.59%) SQL
27 368 (18.59%) GCP
28 364 (18.38%) React Native
29 362 (18.28%) Front End Development

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
1 156 (7.88%) Elasticsearch
2 92 (4.65%) CMS
3 69 (3.48%) Apache
4 62 (3.13%) nginx
5 49 (2.47%) Confluence
6 40 (2.02%) Headless CMS
7 30 (1.52%) IIS
8 23 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 17 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
10 13 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.61%) Apache Pulsar
11 12 (0.61%) Camunda
11 12 (0.61%) Ethereum
12 10 (0.51%) SilverStripe
13 9 (0.45%) Tornado
14 8 (0.40%) Drupal
15 7 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.30%) Jupyter
16 6 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (1.97%) Sketch
2 19 (0.96%) Chatbot
2 19 (0.96%) InVision
3 17 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.76%) Adobe XD
5 11 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.25%) GIMP
6 5 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.15%) Marvel
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 50 (2.53%) Magento
2 29 (1.46%) Shopify
3 6 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.051%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 772 (38.99%) AWS
2 416 (21.01%) Serverless
3 368 (18.59%) GCP
4 266 (13.43%) GitHub
5 255 (12.88%) Azure
6 212 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
7 194 (9.80%) SaaS
8 97 (4.90%) npm
9 92 (4.65%) Amazon S3
10 88 (4.44%) GitHub Actions
11 65 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
12 60 (3.03%) Heroku
13 58 (2.93%) Amazon SQS
14 47 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
14 47 (2.37%) Figma
15 42 (2.12%) Yarn
16 41 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
17 36 (1.82%) PaaS
18 31 (1.57%) OpenShift
19 30 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.70%) HTTP
2 39 (1.97%) Internet
3 37 (1.87%) Broadband
4 19 (0.96%) SSH
5 13 (0.66%) 5G
6 6 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.25%) DHCP
7 5 (0.25%) DNS
7 5 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.25%) IPv4
7 5 (0.25%) IPv6
7 5 (0.25%) SMTP
7 5 (0.25%) SNMP
8 2 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.051%) AMQP
9 1 (0.051%) DAB
9 1 (0.051%) Network Security
9 1 (0.051%) RIP
9 1 (0.051%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 296 (14.95%) NoSQL
3 280 (14.14%) MySQL
4 156 (7.88%) MongoDB
5 154 (7.78%) Redis
6 109 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 92 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 83 (4.19%) SQL Server
9 78 (3.94%) Big Data
10 75 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
11 41 (2.07%) Blockchain
12 32 (1.62%) Amazon Aurora
13 28 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (1.01%) Hadoop
15 19 (0.96%) HBase
16 18 (0.91%) RDBMS
17 16 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (0.81%) BigQuery
18 11 (0.56%) CockroachDB
18 11 (0.56%) FoundationDB
Development Applications
1 510 (25.76%) Git (software)
2 207 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 169 (8.54%) webpack
4 153 (7.73%) Cypress.io
5 108 (5.45%) GitLab
5 108 (5.45%) JIRA
6 77 (3.89%) Selenium
7 72 (3.64%) CircleCI
8 57 (2.88%) PostCSS
9 51 (2.58%) Cucumber
10 43 (2.17%) Babel
11 41 (2.07%) Mocha
12 39 (1.97%) gulp
13 34 (1.72%) Storybook
14 30 (1.52%) SonarQube
15 27 (1.36%) Jasmine
16 26 (1.31%) Maven
17 21 (1.06%) Bitbucket
18 20 (1.01%) Postman
18 20 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 376 (18.99%) Finance
2 311 (15.71%) Social Skills
3 212 (10.71%) Retail
4 140 (7.07%) Marketing
5 124 (6.26%) Games
6 109 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (3.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 62 (3.13%) Banking
9 58 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 47 (2.37%) Telecoms
11 32 (1.62%) Publishing
12 29 (1.46%) Advertising
12 29 (1.46%) Italian Language
13 26 (1.31%) Manufacturing
14 18 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.81%) Legal
16 15 (0.76%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.76%) Back Office
16 15 (0.76%) Electronics
16 15 (0.76%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 948 (47.88%) Developer
2 492 (24.85%) Software Engineer
3 314 (15.86%) Senior Developer
4 240 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 214 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 211 (10.66%) React Developer
7 177 (8.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 98 (4.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 96 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 83 (4.19%) Senior React Developer
11 66 (3.33%) Java Engineer
12 64 (3.23%) PHP Developer
13 63 (3.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 57 (2.88%) Backend Developer
15 53 (2.68%) Software Developer
16 49 (2.47%) Principal Engineer
17 47 (2.37%) Java Software Engineer
17 47 (2.37%) Node.js Developer
18 46 (2.32%) JavaScript Engineer
19 45 (2.27%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,310 (66.16%) React
2 983 (49.65%) Node.js
3 636 (32.12%) CSS
4 601 (30.35%) REST
5 560 (28.28%) HTML
6 364 (18.38%) React Native
7 265 (13.38%) HTML5
8 244 (12.32%) AngularJS
9 238 (12.02%) Redux
10 232 (11.72%) CSS3
11 222 (11.21%) Spring
12 214 (10.81%) Vue.js
13 201 (10.15%) Jest
14 186 (9.39%) RESTful
15 171 (8.64%) Spring Boot
16 161 (8.13%) Sass
17 152 (7.68%) Apollo GraphQL
18 147 (7.42%) Kafka
19 143 (7.22%) Next.js
20 128 (6.46%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 414 (20.91%) User Experience
2 241 (12.17%) Mobile App
3 116 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 77 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 65 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 47 (2.37%) Social Media
7 46 (2.32%) Cloud Native
8 35 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 35 (1.77%) Blog
9 33 (1.67%) Data Structures
9 33 (1.67%) NHS
10 30 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
11 29 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 29 (1.46%) Smartphone
12 27 (1.36%) W3C
13 26 (1.31%) CUDA
13 26 (1.31%) Digital Currency
13 26 (1.31%) Public Cloud
13 26 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
14 21 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 145 (7.32%) Android
2 142 (7.17%) Apple iOS
3 96 (4.85%) Linux
4 50 (2.53%) Windows
5 27 (1.36%) Unix
6 25 (1.26%) VMS
7 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 959 (48.43%) Agile Software Development
2 821 (41.46%) Software Engineering
3 679 (34.29%) CI/CD
4 631 (31.87%) Full Stack Development
5 519 (26.21%) Microservices
6 440 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 425 (21.46%) DevOps
8 384 (19.39%) TDD
9 375 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
10 362 (18.28%) Front End Development
11 316 (15.96%) Mentoring
12 239 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
13 232 (11.72%) BDD
14 226 (11.41%) Scrum
15 204 (10.30%) E-Commerce
16 189 (9.55%) UX Design
17 182 (9.19%) Clean Code
18 181 (9.14%) Unit Testing
19 178 (8.99%) Computer Science
20 176 (8.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (55.96%) TypeScript
2 1,067 (53.89%) JavaScript
3 514 (25.96%) Python
4 412 (20.81%) Java
5 368 (18.59%) SQL
6 240 (12.12%) Go
7 183 (9.24%) C#
8 178 (8.99%) PHP
9 165 (8.33%) ES6
10 125 (6.31%) Kotlin
11 124 (6.26%) Ruby
12 89 (4.49%) Rust
13 69 (3.48%) ES7
14 54 (2.73%) Scala
15 49 (2.47%) Java 8
16 47 (2.37%) Apple Swift
16 47 (2.37%) C
17 36 (1.82%) Java 11
18 35 (1.77%) PHP 7
19 32 (1.62%) Elm
Qualifications
1 150 (7.58%) Degree
2 107 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.96%) PhD
6 18 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 16 (0.81%) SANS
8 7 (0.35%) MBA
9 4 (0.20%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.051%) CFA
10 1 (0.051%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.051%) ISEB
10 1 (0.051%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.051%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (8.69%) QA
2 138 (6.97%) Accessibility
3 36 (1.82%) WCAG
4 13 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.56%) IEC 62304
5 11 (0.56%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.051%) GDPR
6 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.051%) PSD2
System Software
1 708 (35.76%) Docker
2 15 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
2 15 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.30%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 583 (29.44%) Kubernetes
2 209 (10.56%) Terraform
3 76 (3.84%) Prometheus
4 33 (1.67%) Grafana
5 29 (1.46%) Hadoop YARN
6 27 (1.36%) Ansible
7 13 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.51%) Istio
8 10 (0.51%) Puppet
9 8 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.20%) Argo
11 3 (0.15%) Rancher
12 2 (0.10%) Graphite
12 2 (0.10%) Packer
13 1 (0.051%) Consul
13 1 (0.051%) Kibana
13 1 (0.051%) OpenNebula
13 1 (0.051%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 168 (8.48%) Google
2 88 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 67 (3.38%) Apple
4 52 (2.63%) Oracle
5 34 (1.72%) IBM
6 31 (1.57%) SAP
7 24 (1.21%) Adobe
8 20 (1.01%) Splunk
8 20 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 18 (0.91%) Confluent
10 16 (0.81%) Cadence
10 16 (0.81%) MuleSoft
11 15 (0.76%) VMware
12 14 (0.71%) BEA
12 14 (0.71%) CrowdStrike
12 14 (0.71%) Spotify
13 13 (0.66%) Facebook
14 12 (0.61%) LexisNexis
14 12 (0.61%) New Relic
15 11 (0.56%) Aareon