Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 310 566
Rank change year-on-year +170 +256 +183
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 767 435 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.46% 0.97% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.72% 2.38% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 503 372 183
10th Percentile £54,000 £47,625 £53,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 13,407 18,301 24,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.04% 40.85% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,608 15,205 20,152
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +104 132 £85,000 +13.33% 58
South London - 14 £75,000 - 3
West London +35 13 £72,500 +16.00% 19
East London +16 3 £72,500 - 8
GraphQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 410 (53.46%) JavaScript
2 375 (48.89%) React
3 367 (47.85%) TypeScript
4 318 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
5 317 (41.33%) Node.js
6 273 (35.59%) Python
7 249 (32.46%) Software Engineering
8 245 (31.94%) Docker
9 232 (30.25%) Microservices
10 214 (27.90%) AWS
11 199 (25.95%) Kubernetes
12 192 (25.03%) Git (software)
13 167 (21.77%) Java
14 142 (18.51%) REST
15 141 (18.38%) User Experience
15 141 (18.38%) CSS
16 135 (17.60%) HTML
17 133 (17.34%) Finance
17 133 (17.34%) Test Automation
18 124 (16.17%) TDD
19 123 (16.04%) Cypress.io
20 121 (15.78%) DevOps
21 116 (15.12%) SQL
22 110 (14.34%) Apollo GraphQL
23 109 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
24 108 (14.08%) GCP
24 108 (14.08%) Azure
25 105 (13.69%) C#
26 104 (13.56%) Front End Development
27 100 (13.04%) Mentoring

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 63 (8.21%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (2.61%) CMS
3 16 (2.09%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.83%) Apache
5 9 (1.17%) Headless CMS
6 6 (0.78%) Confluence
6 6 (0.78%) WordPress
7 5 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (0.65%) Drupal
8 4 (0.52%) IIS
8 4 (0.52%) nginx
9 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.13%) Moodle
11 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.13%) Tornado
Applications
1 35 (4.56%) Sketch
2 24 (3.13%) InVision
3 11 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.04%) Figma
5 5 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (0.65%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.65%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.39%) Zeplin
8 2 (0.26%) GIMP
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.26%) Shopify
3 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 214 (27.90%) AWS
2 108 (14.08%) Azure
2 108 (14.08%) GCP
3 94 (12.26%) Serverless
4 64 (8.34%) AWS Lambda
5 47 (6.13%) SaaS
6 42 (5.48%) GitHub
7 25 (3.26%) Amazon S3
8 19 (2.48%) CloudFront
9 18 (2.35%) Cloud Functions
10 15 (1.96%) npm
11 14 (1.83%) Amazon Alexa
12 11 (1.43%) Azure Functions
13 10 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (1.30%) OpenShift
13 10 (1.30%) Power Platform
14 9 (1.17%) Azure Logic Apps
14 9 (1.17%) PaaS
14 9 (1.17%) PowerApps
14 9 (1.17%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.91%) HTTP
1 7 (0.91%) Network Security
2 5 (0.65%) Broadband
3 4 (0.52%) Intranet
4 3 (0.39%) MQTT
4 3 (0.39%) SSH
4 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.13%) Internet
5 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
2 72 (9.39%) MongoDB
3 70 (9.13%) NoSQL
4 54 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 44 (5.74%) MySQL
6 37 (4.82%) Big Data
7 32 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 28 (3.65%) RDBMS
9 26 (3.39%) Redis
10 15 (1.96%) BigQuery
11 13 (1.69%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.43%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.17%) SQL Server
14 7 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.91%) CockroachDB
14 7 (0.91%) FoundationDB
15 6 (0.78%) Bigtable
16 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.65%) Flink
Development Applications
1 192 (25.03%) Git (software)
2 123 (16.04%) Cypress.io
3 51 (6.65%) webpack
4 34 (4.43%) PostCSS
5 27 (3.52%) Selenium
6 26 (3.39%) Storybook
7 25 (3.26%) CircleCI
8 24 (3.13%) Mocha
9 21 (2.74%) GitLab
10 19 (2.48%) Babel
10 19 (2.48%) gulp
10 19 (2.48%) Postman
11 17 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 14 (1.83%) JIRA
13 11 (1.43%) JMeter
13 11 (1.43%) Protractor
13 11 (1.43%) TestCafe
14 10 (1.30%) Gradle
14 10 (1.30%) Maven
15 8 (1.04%) Sinon.JS
General
1 133 (17.34%) Finance
2 47 (6.13%) Banking
3 41 (5.35%) Retail
4 39 (5.08%) Games
5 32 (4.17%) Front Office
6 27 (3.52%) Marketing
7 20 (2.61%) Brand Awareness
8 11 (1.43%) Law
9 5 (0.65%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.52%) Billing
10 4 (0.52%) Local Government
11 3 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
12 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.13%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 436 (56.84%) Developer
2 136 (17.73%) React Developer
3 121 (15.78%) Senior Developer
4 101 (13.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 78 (10.17%) Software Engineer
6 71 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 69 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 52 (6.78%) Java Developer
9 48 (6.26%) Backend Developer
10 46 (6.00%) Python Developer
11 42 (5.48%) Senior Software Engineer
12 37 (4.82%) Node.js Developer
13 34 (4.43%) Architect
14 32 (4.17%) Front Office Developer
15 30 (3.91%) Lead Developer
15 30 (3.91%) Senior React Developer
16 29 (3.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 27 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
18 24 (3.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 23 (3.00%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (48.89%) React
2 317 (41.33%) Node.js
3 142 (18.51%) REST
4 141 (18.38%) CSS
5 135 (17.60%) HTML
6 110 (14.34%) Apollo GraphQL
7 99 (12.91%) RESTful
8 90 (11.73%) Jest
9 84 (10.95%) HTML5
10 83 (10.82%) AngularJS
10 83 (10.82%) Redux
11 76 (9.91%) Next.js
12 73 (9.52%) React Native
13 72 (9.39%) CSS3
13 72 (9.39%) Spring
14 64 (8.34%) Vue.js
15 63 (8.21%) Sass
16 60 (7.82%) Spring Boot
17 57 (7.43%) Kafka
18 56 (7.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 141 (18.38%) User Experience
2 70 (9.13%) Mobile App
3 45 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (4.95%) Equities
5 37 (4.82%) Hedge funds
6 33 (4.30%) Derivative
6 33 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 32 (4.17%) Fixed Income
7 32 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (2.22%) Social Network
9 16 (2.09%) Social Media
10 15 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (1.83%) Algorithms
11 14 (1.83%) Organisational Skills
12 12 (1.56%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (1.30%) NHS
13 10 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
14 9 (1.17%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.17%) Android
2 27 (3.52%) Apple iOS
3 21 (2.74%) Linux
4 16 (2.09%) Unix
5 7 (0.91%) Windows
6 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (32.46%) Software Engineering
3 232 (30.25%) Microservices
4 133 (17.34%) Test Automation
5 124 (16.17%) TDD
6 121 (15.78%) DevOps
7 104 (13.56%) Front End Development
8 100 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 93 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (9.91%) Analytics
11 64 (8.34%) E-Commerce
12 62 (8.08%) Scrum
13 61 (7.95%) Pair Programming
14 58 (7.56%) Asset Management
14 58 (7.56%) Machine Learning
14 58 (7.56%) OOP
14 58 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
15 55 (7.17%) Coaching
16 51 (6.65%) Computer Science
16 51 (6.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 410 (53.46%) JavaScript
2 367 (47.85%) TypeScript
3 273 (35.59%) Python
4 167 (21.77%) Java
5 116 (15.12%) SQL
6 105 (13.69%) C#
7 91 (11.86%) Go
8 89 (11.60%) Scala
9 82 (10.69%) ES6
10 61 (7.95%) Kotlin
11 41 (5.35%) C++
11 41 (5.35%) ES7
12 31 (4.04%) PHP
13 25 (3.26%) Java 8
14 23 (3.00%) Perl
15 21 (2.74%) Rust
16 19 (2.48%) Shell Script
17 16 (2.09%) Ruby
18 13 (1.69%) Clojure
19 12 (1.56%) Elm
Qualifications
1 46 (6.00%) Degree
2 31 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.13%) SANS
4 4 (0.52%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) PhD
6 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (8.34%) QA
2 28 (3.65%) WCAG
3 5 (0.65%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 245 (31.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.26%) etcd
3 1 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 199 (25.95%) Kubernetes
2 89 (11.60%) Terraform
3 8 (1.04%) Grafana
3 8 (1.04%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.26%) Istio
5 1 (0.13%) Consul
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.13%) Kibana
5 1 (0.13%) Packer
5 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (6.91%) Google
2 22 (2.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.17%) Adobe
4 8 (1.04%) Qubit
4 8 (1.04%) Spotify
5 7 (0.91%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.78%) Apple
6 6 (0.78%) New Relic
7 4 (0.52%) Zend
8 3 (0.39%) Cadence
8 3 (0.39%) hybris
8 3 (0.39%) IBM
8 3 (0.39%) SAP
8 3 (0.39%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.39%) Sparx
8 3 (0.39%) Twitter
9 2 (0.26%) Confluent
9 2 (0.26%) Instagram
9 2 (0.26%) Stackify
9 2 (0.26%) YouTube