Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 279 484
Rank change year-on-year +203 +205 +258
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 1,883 323 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.20% 1.10% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.79% 2.61% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 633 274 239
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 21,427 12,387 22,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.77% 42.17% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12,590 10,361 19,071
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

GraphQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GraphQL in London

GraphQL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GraphQL in London

GraphQL
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GraphQL in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for GraphQL in London

GraphQL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GraphQL within the London region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Central London +70 137 £85,000 +13.33% 61
West London +18 54 £72,500 +16.00% 11
South London - 14 £70,000 - 4
East London +3 4 £72,500 - 7
GraphQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 London region with a requirement for GraphQL.

1 1,200 (63.73%) React
2 1,071 (56.88%) JavaScript
3 1,015 (53.90%) TypeScript
4 926 (49.18%) Node.js
5 880 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
6 766 (40.68%) AWS
7 718 (38.13%) Software Engineering
8 669 (35.53%) Docker
9 579 (30.75%) Kubernetes
10 569 (30.22%) REST
11 564 (29.95%) Python
12 558 (29.63%) Microservices
13 482 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
14 477 (25.33%) Git (software)
15 446 (23.69%) TDD
16 434 (23.05%) User Experience
17 418 (22.20%) Java
18 403 (21.40%) Test Automation
19 390 (20.71%) Serverless
20 375 (19.92%) DevOps
21 362 (19.22%) Finance
22 348 (18.48%) GCP
22 348 (18.48%) Terraform
23 336 (17.84%) SQL
23 336 (17.84%) CSS
24 325 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
25 304 (16.14%) Mentoring
26 303 (16.09%) Cypress.io
27 286 (15.19%) Azure
28 278 (14.76%) Analytics

GraphQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 185 (9.82%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (3.51%) Apache
3 37 (1.96%) nginx
4 33 (1.75%) Apache Pulsar
4 33 (1.75%) CMS
5 31 (1.65%) Confluence
6 24 (1.27%) Apache Spark
7 23 (1.22%) IIS
8 16 (0.85%) Headless CMS
9 12 (0.64%) Kentico
9 12 (0.64%) WordPress
10 11 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
11 9 (0.48%) Tornado
12 5 (0.27%) Drupal
13 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.053%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.053%) Jupyter
Applications
1 47 (2.50%) Sketch
2 29 (1.54%) Figma
3 25 (1.33%) InVision
4 13 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.58%) Adobe XD
5 11 (0.58%) Chatbot
6 9 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.48%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.48%) Zeplin
7 6 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.85%) Shopify
2 14 (0.74%) Magento
3 4 (0.21%) Summit
4 1 (0.053%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.053%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 766 (40.68%) AWS
2 390 (20.71%) Serverless
3 348 (18.48%) GCP
4 286 (15.19%) Azure
5 232 (12.32%) AWS Lambda
6 180 (9.56%) SaaS
7 164 (8.71%) GitHub
8 100 (5.31%) Amazon S3
9 52 (2.76%) Amazon ECS
10 50 (2.66%) npm
11 46 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
12 44 (2.34%) Heroku
13 38 (2.02%) PaaS
14 36 (1.91%) Yarn
15 35 (1.86%) CloudFront
16 34 (1.81%) AWS Step Functions
17 32 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
18 30 (1.59%) AWS Fargate
18 30 (1.59%) Cloud Functions
19 29 (1.54%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.44%) Broadband
2 38 (2.02%) HTTP
3 21 (1.12%) Internet
4 10 (0.53%) Skype
5 7 (0.37%) Network Security
6 6 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.27%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.27%) MQTT
7 5 (0.27%) SSH
8 4 (0.21%) DNS
8 4 (0.21%) Intranet
9 3 (0.16%) DHCP
9 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.16%) IPv4
9 3 (0.16%) IPv6
9 3 (0.16%) SMS
9 3 (0.16%) SMTP
9 3 (0.16%) SNMP
9 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
2 265 (14.07%) NoSQL
3 216 (11.47%) MongoDB
4 161 (8.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 119 (6.32%) Big Data
6 117 (6.21%) MySQL
7 105 (5.58%) Relational Database
8 79 (4.20%) Redis
9 52 (2.76%) SQL Server
10 44 (2.34%) BigQuery
11 29 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
12 27 (1.43%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.27%) Neo4j
15 20 (1.06%) Blockchain
16 14 (0.74%) Bigtable
16 14 (0.74%) CockroachDB
16 14 (0.74%) FoundationDB
17 12 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 477 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 303 (16.09%) Cypress.io
3 167 (8.87%) webpack
4 119 (6.32%) CircleCI
5 75 (3.98%) Babel
6 74 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 60 (3.19%) Mocha
8 59 (3.13%) JIRA
8 59 (3.13%) Storybook
9 58 (3.08%) PostCSS
10 47 (2.50%) Selenium
11 45 (2.39%) GitLab
11 45 (2.39%) Postman
12 44 (2.34%) gulp
13 32 (1.70%) Sinon.JS
14 28 (1.49%) RSpec
15 26 (1.38%) Jasmine
16 25 (1.33%) ESLint
16 25 (1.33%) JMeter
17 15 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 362 (19.22%) Finance
2 274 (14.55%) Social Skills
3 179 (9.51%) Retail
4 165 (8.76%) Games
5 116 (6.16%) Banking
6 92 (4.89%) Marketing
7 76 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (2.87%) Front Office
9 47 (2.50%) Advertising
10 29 (1.54%) Publishing
11 27 (1.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 27 (1.43%) Law
12 23 (1.22%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.06%) Legal
14 18 (0.96%) Back Office
15 17 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.74%) Electronics
17 10 (0.53%) Billing
17 10 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
17 10 (0.53%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 886 (47.05%) Developer
2 369 (19.60%) Software Engineer
3 252 (13.38%) Senior Developer
4 210 (11.15%) Full Stack Developer
5 180 (9.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 173 (9.19%) React Developer
7 166 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 95 (5.05%) Backend Developer
9 83 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 70 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 66 (3.51%) Java Developer
12 58 (3.08%) Python Developer
13 55 (2.92%) JavaScript Engineer
14 54 (2.87%) Front Office Developer
15 49 (2.60%) AWS Developer
15 49 (2.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 48 (2.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 46 (2.44%) Senior React Developer
18 40 (2.12%) Node.js Developer
19 33 (1.75%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,200 (63.73%) React
2 926 (49.18%) Node.js
3 569 (30.22%) REST
4 336 (17.84%) CSS
5 270 (14.34%) HTML
5 270 (14.34%) React Native
6 259 (13.75%) AngularJS
7 241 (12.80%) Redux
8 239 (12.69%) Next.js
9 233 (12.37%) Jest
9 233 (12.37%) RESTful
10 216 (11.47%) Apollo GraphQL
11 186 (9.88%) Vue.js
12 153 (8.13%) Spring
13 152 (8.07%) Kafka
14 133 (7.06%) Web Services
15 123 (6.53%) .NET
16 121 (6.43%) HTML5
17 112 (5.95%) Spring Boot
18 107 (5.68%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 434 (23.05%) User Experience
2 152 (8.07%) Mobile App
3 114 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
4 99 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 62 (3.29%) Algorithms
6 55 (2.92%) Equities
7 54 (2.87%) Credit Risk
7 54 (2.87%) Derivative
7 54 (2.87%) Fixed Income
7 54 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 54 (2.87%) Hedge funds
8 49 (2.60%) Virtual Team
9 37 (1.96%) Social Media
10 33 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
12 30 (1.59%) Cloud Native
13 29 (1.54%) Blog
14 27 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
15 25 (1.33%) Podcast
16 22 (1.17%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 97 (5.15%) Android
2 81 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 80 (4.25%) Linux
4 42 (2.23%) Unix
5 37 (1.96%) Windows
6 4 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.053%) VMS
7 1 (0.053%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (38.13%) Software Engineering
3 558 (29.63%) Microservices
4 446 (23.69%) TDD
5 403 (21.40%) Test Automation
6 375 (19.92%) DevOps
7 325 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
8 304 (16.14%) Mentoring
9 278 (14.76%) Analytics
10 269 (14.29%) Front End Development
11 245 (13.01%) Scrum
12 237 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
13 218 (11.58%) Machine Learning
14 213 (11.31%) Pair Programming
15 182 (9.67%) Coaching
16 177 (9.40%) Open Source
17 156 (8.28%) Event-Driven
18 155 (8.23%) Artificial Intelligence
19 137 (7.28%) Fintech
20 130 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,071 (56.88%) JavaScript
2 1,015 (53.90%) TypeScript
3 564 (29.95%) Python
4 418 (22.20%) Java
5 336 (17.84%) SQL
6 252 (13.38%) Go
7 218 (11.58%) C#
8 172 (9.13%) ES6
9 152 (8.07%) Scala
10 143 (7.59%) Kotlin
11 106 (5.63%) Ruby
12 105 (5.58%) C++
13 83 (4.41%) Rust
14 68 (3.61%) Elixir
15 67 (3.56%) PHP
16 63 (3.35%) ES7
17 55 (2.92%) Clojure
18 51 (2.71%) Java 11
19 44 (2.34%) Perl
20 42 (2.23%) Elm
Qualifications
1 132 (7.01%) Degree
2 79 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.49%) AWS Certification
5 26 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.33%) SANS
7 12 (0.64%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.48%) MBA
9 5 (0.27%) PhD
10 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.74%) QA
2 101 (5.36%) Accessibility
3 34 (1.81%) WCAG
4 11 (0.58%) WAI
5 9 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 669 (35.53%) Docker
2 14 (0.74%) ISA Server
3 4 (0.21%) LXC
4 1 (0.053%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 579 (30.75%) Kubernetes
2 348 (18.48%) Terraform
3 30 (1.59%) Grafana
4 28 (1.49%) Prometheus
5 20 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
6 14 (0.74%) linkerd
7 10 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (0.37%) Istio
9 6 (0.32%) Packer
10 5 (0.27%) Ansible
10 5 (0.27%) Rancher
11 4 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.053%) Consul
Vendors
1 167 (8.87%) Google
2 75 (3.98%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.55%) Facebook
4 22 (1.17%) Snapchat
5 21 (1.12%) Apple
5 21 (1.12%) Qubit
5 21 (1.12%) Xamarin
6 20 (1.06%) YouTube
7 18 (0.96%) Adobe
7 18 (0.96%) SAP
8 15 (0.80%) Spotify
9 12 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 12 (0.64%) New Relic
10 10 (0.53%) BT
10 10 (0.53%) Cadence
10 10 (0.53%) Netlify
10 10 (0.53%) WorldPay
11 6 (0.32%) Instagram
11 6 (0.32%) SendGrid
11 6 (0.32%) Stackify