Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 320 559
Rank change year-on-year +176 +239 +404
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 2,656 410 617
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.48% 0.92% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 2.10% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 977 331 472
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £64,867 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.06% +3.79% -3.85%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £93,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 43,783 19,515 48,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 43.99% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28,350 16,776 40,315
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +5.77%
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +183 2,009 £75,000 +7.14% 143
North of England 0 187 £52,500 +2.44% 46
South East -30 176 £55,000 -4.35% 25
Midlands -23 133 £50,500 -3.81% 15
North West -27 92 £50,000 - 27
Yorkshire -19 89 £70,000 +40.00% 17
South West -75 75 £55,000 +10.00% 17
West Midlands -47 68 £50,000 -2.44% 11
East Midlands -21 64 £57,000 -21.38% 4
East of England -80 40 £47,500 -5.00% 8
North East -43 6 £43,500 -20.91% 2
GraphQL
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1,682 (63.33%) React
2 1,464 (55.12%) JavaScript
3 1,347 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
4 1,289 (48.53%) TypeScript
5 1,226 (46.16%) Node.js
6 1,012 (38.10%) AWS
7 989 (37.24%) Docker
8 970 (36.52%) Software Engineering
9 880 (33.13%) Microservices
10 826 (31.10%) REST
11 795 (29.93%) Full Stack Development
12 733 (27.60%) Kubernetes
13 674 (25.38%) Git (software)
14 650 (24.47%) TDD
15 631 (23.76%) Python
16 624 (23.49%) Serverless
17 612 (23.04%) Java
18 587 (22.10%) PostgreSQL
19 561 (21.12%) User Experience
20 557 (20.97%) CSS
21 517 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
22 515 (19.39%) Social Skills
23 507 (19.09%) Test Automation
24 502 (18.90%) Terraform
25 477 (17.96%) DevOps
25 477 (17.96%) SQL
26 472 (17.77%) HTML
27 466 (17.55%) Finance
28 437 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
29 429 (16.15%) 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
1 247 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 81 (3.05%) Apache
3 65 (2.45%) CMS
4 49 (1.84%) nginx
5 48 (1.81%) Headless CMS
6 41 (1.54%) Apache Pulsar
7 37 (1.39%) WordPress
8 36 (1.36%) Confluence
9 30 (1.13%) Apache Spark
9 30 (1.13%) IIS
10 14 (0.53%) Kentico
11 11 (0.41%) Ethereum
11 11 (0.41%) Tornado
12 9 (0.34%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.26%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
15 4 (0.15%) Drupal
16 3 (0.11%) Umbraco
17 2 (0.075%) Documentum
17 2 (0.075%) SharePoint
Applications
1 58 (2.18%) Figma
2 43 (1.62%) Sketch
3 25 (0.94%) InVision
4 19 (0.72%) Adobe XD
5 13 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.34%) Marvel
7 8 (0.30%) Chatbot
7 8 (0.30%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.19%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.19%) GIMP
10 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 26 (0.98%) Magento
2 22 (0.83%) Shopify
3 4 (0.15%) Summit
4 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,012 (38.10%) AWS
2 624 (23.49%) Serverless
3 402 (15.14%) GCP
4 352 (13.25%) GitHub
5 350 (13.18%) Azure
6 306 (11.52%) SaaS
7 291 (10.96%) AWS Lambda
8 125 (4.71%) Amazon S3
9 79 (2.97%) npm
10 76 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
11 75 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
12 74 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
13 69 (2.60%) PaaS
14 64 (2.41%) GitHub Actions
15 51 (1.92%) AWS Step Functions
16 50 (1.88%) Heroku
17 42 (1.58%) Yarn
18 38 (1.43%) AWS Fargate
19 37 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
20 35 (1.32%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 63 (2.37%) HTTP
2 59 (2.22%) Broadband
3 40 (1.51%) Internet
4 15 (0.56%) Bluetooth
5 12 (0.45%) Skype
6 10 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.34%) DNS
8 8 (0.30%) DHCP
8 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.30%) IPv4
8 8 (0.30%) IPv6
8 8 (0.30%) SMTP
8 8 (0.30%) SNMP
8 8 (0.30%) SSH
9 5 (0.19%) DAB
10 4 (0.15%) FTP
11 3 (0.11%) SMS
12 2 (0.075%) MQTT
12 2 (0.075%) Network Security
12 2 (0.075%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (22.10%) PostgreSQL
2 351 (13.22%) NoSQL
3 290 (10.92%) MongoDB
4 250 (9.41%) Big Data
5 249 (9.38%) MySQL
6 209 (7.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 155 (5.84%) SQL Server
8 134 (5.05%) Relational Database
9 106 (3.99%) Redis
10 59 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (1.47%) BigQuery
11 39 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (1.43%) Blockchain
13 25 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 22 (0.83%) Neo4j
15 21 (0.79%) Hadoop
16 16 (0.60%) Data Lake
17 15 (0.56%) CockroachDB
17 15 (0.56%) FoundationDB
18 12 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 674 (25.38%) Git (software)
2 309 (11.63%) Cypress.io
3 285 (10.73%) Jenkins
4 211 (7.94%) webpack
5 118 (4.44%) CircleCI
6 114 (4.29%) GitLab
7 111 (4.18%) JIRA
8 81 (3.05%) Babel
9 77 (2.90%) Storybook
10 68 (2.56%) Selenium
11 57 (2.15%) Mocha
12 56 (2.11%) PostCSS
13 51 (1.92%) gulp
14 46 (1.73%) Jasmine
14 46 (1.73%) Postman
15 35 (1.32%) ESLint
16 33 (1.24%) RSpec
17 25 (0.94%) Sinon.JS
18 23 (0.87%) Cucumber
19 22 (0.83%) Travis CI
General
1 515 (19.39%) Social Skills
2 466 (17.55%) Finance
3 243 (9.15%) Retail
4 208 (7.83%) Games
5 145 (5.46%) Marketing
6 128 (4.82%) Banking
7 107 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (2.03%) Advertising
9 38 (1.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 38 (1.43%) Law
10 37 (1.39%) Front Office
11 36 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 34 (1.28%) Financial Institution
13 33 (1.24%) Publishing
14 24 (0.90%) Electronics
14 24 (0.90%) Telecoms
15 23 (0.87%) Legal
16 22 (0.83%) Retail Finance
17 18 (0.68%) Manufacturing
18 16 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,295 (48.76%) Developer
2 551 (20.75%) Software Engineer
3 326 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 259 (9.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 245 (9.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 236 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 214 (8.06%) React Developer
8 172 (6.48%) Java Developer
9 118 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
10 101 (3.80%) Backend Developer
11 97 (3.65%) Lead Developer
12 90 (3.39%) JavaScript Engineer
13 73 (2.75%) Software Developer
14 62 (2.33%) Python Developer
14 62 (2.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 61 (2.30%) Senior React Developer
16 60 (2.26%) AWS Developer
17 55 (2.07%) Node.js Developer
17 55 (2.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 50 (1.88%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,682 (63.33%) React
2 1,226 (46.16%) Node.js
3 826 (31.10%) REST
4 557 (20.97%) CSS
5 472 (17.77%) HTML
6 373 (14.04%) Redux
7 363 (13.67%) React Native
8 354 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 295 (11.11%) Next.js
10 289 (10.88%) Jest
11 286 (10.77%) Spring
12 250 (9.41%) RESTful
13 238 (8.96%) .NET
13 238 (8.96%) Apollo GraphQL
14 230 (8.66%) Kafka
14 230 (8.66%) Vue.js
15 190 (7.15%) Web Services
16 177 (6.66%) HTML5
16 177 (6.66%) Middleware
17 157 (5.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 561 (21.12%) User Experience
2 212 (7.98%) Mobile App
3 152 (5.72%) Greenfield Project
4 102 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
5 82 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 69 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 62 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 59 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
9 52 (1.96%) Cloud Native
10 41 (1.54%) Equities
11 38 (1.43%) Social Media
12 37 (1.39%) Credit Risk
12 37 (1.39%) Derivative
12 37 (1.39%) Fixed Income
12 37 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 37 (1.39%) Hedge funds
13 36 (1.36%) Blog
14 30 (1.13%) Client/Server
15 29 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
15 29 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 145 (5.46%) Android
2 129 (4.86%) Apple iOS
3 123 (4.63%) Linux
4 53 (2.00%) Windows
5 40 (1.51%) Unix
6 2 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.038%) VMS
7 1 (0.038%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,347 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 970 (36.52%) Software Engineering
3 880 (33.13%) Microservices
4 795 (29.93%) Full Stack Development
5 650 (24.47%) TDD
6 517 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
7 507 (19.09%) Test Automation
8 477 (17.96%) DevOps
9 437 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
10 429 (16.15%) Scrum
11 422 (15.89%) Analytics
12 420 (15.81%) Front End Development
13 396 (14.91%) Mentoring
14 337 (12.69%) Open Source
15 316 (11.90%) Coaching
16 262 (9.86%) BDD
17 258 (9.71%) Machine Learning
18 236 (8.89%) E-Commerce
18 236 (8.89%) Event-Driven
19 229 (8.62%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,464 (55.12%) JavaScript
2 1,289 (48.53%) TypeScript
3 631 (23.76%) Python
4 612 (23.04%) Java
5 477 (17.96%) SQL
6 310 (11.67%) C#
7 292 (10.99%) Go
8 199 (7.49%) ES6
9 178 (6.70%) Kotlin
10 170 (6.40%) PHP
11 157 (5.91%) Java 8
12 150 (5.65%) Ruby
13 139 (5.23%) Scala
14 104 (3.92%) C++
15 85 (3.20%) Rust
16 81 (3.05%) Elixir
17 63 (2.37%) ES7
18 58 (2.18%) Clojure
19 49 (1.84%) Apple Swift
20 41 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 167 (6.29%) Degree
2 151 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 143 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 95 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (1.51%) AWS Certification
6 17 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.60%) SANS
8 9 (0.34%) MBA
9 7 (0.26%) PhD
10 3 (0.11%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.075%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.038%) CEH
12 1 (0.038%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.038%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (6.17%) QA
2 150 (5.65%) Accessibility
3 29 (1.09%) WCAG
4 16 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.26%) WAI
6 3 (0.11%) SLA
7 2 (0.075%) CDISC
7 2 (0.075%) GxP
7 2 (0.075%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.075%) PSD2
System Software
1 989 (37.24%) Docker
2 17 (0.64%) ISA Server
3 3 (0.11%) LXC
4 1 (0.038%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.038%) NFS
Systems Management
1 733 (27.60%) Kubernetes
2 502 (18.90%) Terraform
3 40 (1.51%) Prometheus
4 33 (1.24%) Grafana
5 25 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
6 19 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.60%) Graphite
8 15 (0.56%) linkerd
9 13 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (0.45%) Ansible
11 6 (0.23%) Istio
11 6 (0.23%) Packer
11 6 (0.23%) Rancher
12 4 (0.15%) Argo
12 4 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.11%) OpenNebula
13 3 (0.11%) Puppet
14 1 (0.038%) Consul
14 1 (0.038%) Kibana
14 1 (0.038%) logstash
Vendors
1 202 (7.61%) Google
2 141 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 62 (2.33%) Oracle
4 47 (1.77%) Facebook
5 43 (1.62%) SAP
6 37 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 33 (1.24%) Apple
8 29 (1.09%) IBM
9 28 (1.05%) Adobe
10 25 (0.94%) New Relic
11 23 (0.87%) YouTube
12 22 (0.83%) Snapchat
13 17 (0.64%) Qubit
14 16 (0.60%) Netlify
14 16 (0.60%) Spotify
15 15 (0.56%) Splunk
16 12 (0.45%) BT
16 12 (0.45%) WorldPay
17 10 (0.38%) Atlassian
18 8 (0.30%) Cadence