Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 525 914 1085
Rank change year-on-year +389 +171 +148
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 644 255 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.16% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 511 214 88
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.66% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £41,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +2.27%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51,442 65,365 69,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.36% 40.00% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42,224 54,098 57,744
UK median annual salary £54,209 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.34% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

GraphQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GraphQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GraphQL in the UK

GraphQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GraphQL.

Salary trend for GraphQL in the UK

GraphQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GraphQL over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GraphQL in the UK

GraphQL
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GraphQL within the UK over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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
England +357 607 £62,500 -3.85% 107
London +214 336 £75,000 +3.45% 74
UK excluding London +249 290 £52,500 +10.53% 41
North of England +127 116 £55,000 +29.41% 9
North West +119 100 £60,000 +23.08% 6
South East +70 59 £46,250 +8.82% 9
South West +39 43 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Midlands +60 36 £50,000 +58.73% 1
West Midlands +54 23 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Scotland +17 19 £40,000 -23.81% 4
East of England - 17 £48,750 - 3
Yorkshire +4 16 £50,000 +66.67% 3
East Midlands +35 11 £47,500 +50.79%
Wales +5 1 £52,500 +68.81% 4

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 with a requirement for GraphQL.

1 328 (50.93%) JavaScript
2 305 (47.36%) React
3 276 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 265 (41.15%) Node.js
5 247 (38.35%) AWS
6 191 (29.66%) Software Engineering
7 189 (29.35%) Docker
8 175 (27.17%) CSS
9 171 (26.55%) HTML
10 158 (24.53%) Java
11 157 (24.38%) Front End Development
12 153 (23.76%) TypeScript
12 153 (23.76%) TDD
13 143 (22.20%) Kubernetes
14 141 (21.89%) AngularJS
15 138 (21.43%) REST
15 138 (21.43%) Scrum
16 136 (21.12%) DevOps
17 131 (20.34%) Python
18 127 (19.72%) Git (software)
19 122 (18.94%) Microservices
20 112 (17.39%) Azure
21 110 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
22 108 (16.77%) .NET
23 105 (16.30%) Mentoring
24 103 (15.99%) Spring
25 95 (14.75%) Degree
26 93 (14.44%) Elasticsearch
27 92 (14.29%) Finance
28 91 (14.13%) User Experience

GraphQL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 93 (14.44%) Elasticsearch
2 65 (10.09%) Apache Spark
3 39 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 14 (2.17%) nginx
5 11 (1.71%) Headless CMS
6 5 (0.78%) Confluence
7 4 (0.62%) Apache
7 4 (0.62%) CMS
7 4 (0.62%) WordPress
8 3 (0.47%) Drupal
8 3 (0.47%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.31%) IIS
9 2 (0.31%) Resin
9 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.16%) Camunda
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.31%) Sketch
3 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) InVision
3 1 (0.16%) Mingle
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.24%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.93%) Magento
3 4 (0.62%) Shopify
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 247 (38.35%) AWS
2 112 (17.39%) Azure
3 91 (14.13%) Serverless
4 81 (12.58%) GCP
5 69 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
6 54 (8.39%) SaaS
7 41 (6.37%) OpenShift
8 30 (4.66%) Firebase
9 25 (3.88%) GitHub
9 25 (3.88%) Heroku
10 24 (3.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 18 (2.80%) Amazon S3
12 16 (2.48%) npm
13 14 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
14 11 (1.71%) CloudFront
15 10 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (1.55%) Azure Functions
16 7 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
16 7 (1.09%) IaaS
16 7 (1.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.37%) TCP/IP
2 39 (6.06%) Firewall
2 39 (6.06%) HTTPS
3 11 (1.71%) HTTP
4 10 (1.55%) DNS
5 8 (1.24%) MQTT
6 7 (1.09%) Internet
7 6 (0.93%) Broadband
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (11.96%) Big Data
2 75 (11.65%) MySQL
3 73 (11.34%) MongoDB
4 68 (10.56%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (9.47%) Redis
6 44 (6.83%) NoSQL
7 33 (5.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 28 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.17%) MariaDB
11 13 (2.02%) Neo4j
12 10 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (1.55%) SQL Server
13 7 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
13 7 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.09%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.09%) RethinkDB
14 5 (0.78%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
14 5 (0.78%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 127 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.09%) Bitbucket
3 60 (9.32%) webpack
4 55 (8.54%) JIRA
5 46 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 39 (6.06%) git-flow
7 31 (4.81%) CircleCI
8 20 (3.11%) Crashlytics
8 20 (3.11%) PostCSS
9 16 (2.48%) Maven
10 15 (2.33%) Gradle
11 14 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (2.02%) Travis CI
13 12 (1.86%) Mocha
14 11 (1.71%) gulp
15 9 (1.40%) Selenium
16 8 (1.24%) Babel
16 8 (1.24%) Cucumber
16 8 (1.24%) Jasmine
16 8 (1.24%) PHPUnit
General
1 92 (14.29%) Finance
2 34 (5.28%) Banking
3 25 (3.88%) Games
3 25 (3.88%) Retail
4 21 (3.26%) Marketing
5 16 (2.48%) Law
6 14 (2.17%) Publishing
7 13 (2.02%) Public Sector
8 8 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.93%) Advertising
11 5 (0.78%) Electronics
11 5 (0.78%) Legal
12 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 410 (63.66%) Developer
2 124 (19.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 121 (18.79%) React Developer
4 109 (16.93%) Software Engineer
5 79 (12.27%) Senior Developer
6 73 (11.34%) Lead Developer
7 60 (9.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 54 (8.39%) Full Stack Developer
9 42 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 36 (5.59%) Senior Software Engineer
11 34 (5.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 31 (4.81%) Consultant
13 23 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
14 22 (3.42%) Backend Developer
15 21 (3.26%) Data Engineer
15 21 (3.26%) Python Developer
15 21 (3.26%) Python Engineer
16 20 (3.11%) Node.js Developer
17 17 (2.64%) Mobile Developer
17 17 (2.64%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (47.36%) React
2 265 (41.15%) Node.js
3 175 (27.17%) CSS
4 171 (26.55%) HTML
5 141 (21.89%) AngularJS
6 138 (21.43%) REST
7 108 (16.77%) .NET
8 103 (15.99%) Spring
9 91 (14.13%) Redux
10 86 (13.35%) Vue.js
11 80 (12.42%) React Native
12 66 (10.25%) Sass
13 61 (9.47%) Kafka
14 59 (9.16%) Spring Boot
15 55 (8.54%) ASP.NET
15 55 (8.54%) HTML5
16 50 (7.76%) Web Services
17 48 (7.45%) RESTful
18 47 (7.30%) Django
19 44 (6.83%) Apollo GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.13%) User Experience
2 67 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
3 40 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 39 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 29 (4.50%) Data Structures
6 27 (4.19%) Cloud Native
7 20 (3.11%) Cybercrime
8 18 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (2.64%) Cyberattack
10 16 (2.48%) BBC
11 14 (2.17%) Social Media
12 12 (1.86%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.86%) Social Network
13 10 (1.55%) Blog
14 9 (1.40%) Xbox
15 8 (1.24%) Public Cloud
16 7 (1.09%) Virtual Team
17 5 (0.78%) Equities
18 4 (0.62%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.27%) Linux
2 78 (12.11%) Android
3 72 (11.18%) Apple iOS
4 25 (3.88%) Windows
5 22 (3.42%) Unix
6 4 (0.62%) CentOS
7 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (29.66%) Software Engineering
3 157 (24.38%) Front End Development
4 153 (23.76%) TDD
5 138 (21.43%) Scrum
6 136 (21.12%) DevOps
7 122 (18.94%) Microservices
8 110 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
9 105 (16.30%) Mentoring
10 82 (12.73%) Test Automation
11 79 (12.27%) BDD
12 77 (11.96%) Kanban
13 72 (11.18%) E-Commerce
14 70 (10.87%) Web Development
15 61 (9.47%) Computer Science
16 60 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
17 57 (8.85%) Fintech
18 56 (8.70%) Machine Learning
19 53 (8.23%) API Design
19 53 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 328 (50.93%) JavaScript
2 158 (24.53%) Java
3 153 (23.76%) TypeScript
4 131 (20.34%) Python
5 79 (12.27%) ES6
6 77 (11.96%) SQL
7 69 (10.71%) C#
8 63 (9.78%) PHP
9 49 (7.61%) Kotlin
10 42 (6.52%) C++
11 37 (5.75%) C
12 27 (4.19%) Java 8
13 26 (4.04%) Go
14 19 (2.95%) Scala
15 17 (2.64%) ES7
16 15 (2.33%) Ruby
17 13 (2.02%) Erlang
17 13 (2.02%) Rust
18 12 (1.86%) Haskell
18 12 (1.86%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 95 (14.75%) Degree
2 38 (5.90%) CCNA
2 38 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (5.90%) CISSP
2 38 (5.90%) CompTIA Security+
2 38 (5.90%) GIAC
2 38 (5.90%) Linux+ Certification
2 38 (5.90%) MCSE
2 38 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (5.90%) Network+ Certification
2 38 (5.90%) SANS
2 38 (5.90%) SSCP
3 23 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.80%) PhD
5 16 (2.48%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.55%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.19%) QA
2 5 (0.78%) GDPR
3 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 189 (29.35%) Docker
2 4 (0.62%) Varnish
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 143 (22.20%) Kubernetes
2 40 (6.21%) Terraform
3 19 (2.95%) Ansible
4 16 (2.48%) Consul
5 12 (1.86%) Istio
6 6 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.78%) Grafana
8 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.47%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.16%) Argo
9 1 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 88 (13.66%) Google
2 29 (4.50%) Oracle
3 19 (2.95%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 11 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 6 (0.93%) SAP
7 5 (0.78%) Fidessa
8 4 (0.62%) Apple
8 4 (0.62%) MEDITECH
8 4 (0.62%) WooCommerce
9 3 (0.47%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.47%) Facebook
9 3 (0.47%) Splunk
9 3 (0.47%) Spotify
10 2 (0.31%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.31%) PubNub
10 2 (0.31%) SendGrid
10 2 (0.31%) Zend
11 1 (0.16%) New Relic
11 1 (0.16%) Solace