Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 812 1045 1167
Rank change year-on-year +233 +122 -
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 300 136 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.078% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.19% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 258 109 32
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £43,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £100,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -18.18% -

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 59,393 71,097 69,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.72% 40.59% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48,678 59,992 59,673
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +245 285 £65,000 - 168
London +175 199 £70,000 -3.45% 100
UK excluding London +112 94 £42,500 -5.56% 72
South East +76 48 £42,500 -24.44% 20
North of England +56 15 £42,500 -10.53% 22
South West +13 12 £36,000 -20.00% 9
Midlands - 10 £40,000 - 7
Wales - 9 £36,000 - 4
North West +38 8 £43,750 -10.26% 12
Yorkshire +63 7 £42,500 -5.56% 10
East Midlands - 6 £52,000 - 3
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 4
Scotland +8 2 £48,500 -3.00%
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 164 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (52.67%) JavaScript
3 141 (47.00%) React
4 119 (39.67%) Node.js
5 112 (37.33%) Java
6 101 (33.67%) Docker
7 93 (31.00%) Microservices
8 92 (30.67%) CSS
9 89 (29.67%) HTML
10 88 (29.33%) Git (software)
11 86 (28.67%) Redux
12 79 (26.33%) SQL
13 78 (26.00%) Kubernetes
14 72 (24.00%) REST
15 70 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
16 69 (23.00%) Spring Boot
16 69 (23.00%) Spring
17 65 (21.67%) Software Engineering
18 64 (21.33%) TypeScript
19 63 (21.00%) Finance
20 60 (20.00%) MySQL
21 58 (19.33%) Scrum
21 58 (19.33%) RESTful
21 58 (19.33%) MongoDB
22 57 (19.00%) Sass
23 55 (18.33%) SOAP
24 54 (18.00%) AngularJS
25 53 (17.67%) PostgreSQL
25 53 (17.67%) HTML5
26 52 (17.33%) 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 70 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (6.33%) Confluence
3 8 (2.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.67%) IIS
5 4 (1.33%) Apache
6 3 (1.00%) Drupal
7 2 (0.67%) CMS
7 2 (0.67%) Resin
7 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.33%) Liferay
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) Tornado
8 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 51 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.67%) Serverless
3 27 (9.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (7.00%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (3.33%) SaaS
6 9 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.00%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.00%) Heroku
7 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (2.00%) npm
9 5 (1.67%) Apigee
9 5 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.67%) Datadog
10 3 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.00%) GitHub
11 2 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.67%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.67%) PaaS
12 1 (0.33%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) AMQP
1 2 (0.67%) SAN
2 1 (0.33%) FTP
2 1 (0.33%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.00%) MySQL
2 58 (19.33%) MongoDB
3 53 (17.67%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (10.67%) Redis
5 29 (9.67%) NoSQL
6 21 (7.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (4.67%) Big Data
8 12 (4.00%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.00%) MariaDB
9 9 (3.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.00%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.67%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.67%) Text Mining
15 1 (0.33%) Amazon Aurora
15 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 88 (29.33%) Git (software)
2 50 (16.67%) webpack
3 31 (10.33%) Jenkins
4 28 (9.33%) JIRA
5 13 (4.33%) Jasmine
5 13 (4.33%) JUnit
6 12 (4.00%) CircleCI
6 12 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.00%) Babel
7 9 (3.00%) gulp
7 9 (3.00%) Mockito
7 9 (3.00%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.00%) Mocha
8 6 (2.00%) Selenium
9 5 (1.67%) Grunt
9 5 (1.67%) Subversion
10 4 (1.33%) Bower
10 4 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.33%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.33%) Sinon.JS
General
1 63 (21.00%) Finance
2 42 (14.00%) Retail
3 15 (5.00%) Banking
3 15 (5.00%) Law
4 9 (3.00%) Automotive
4 9 (3.00%) Games
5 4 (1.33%) Legal
5 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Front Office
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 209 (69.67%) Developer
2 67 (22.33%) Senior Developer
3 51 (17.00%) Java Developer
4 49 (16.33%) Software Engineer
5 38 (12.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 32 (10.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 30 (10.00%) PHP Developer
8 28 (9.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 27 (9.00%) React Developer
10 22 (7.33%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (6.67%) Backend Developer
11 20 (6.67%) Junior
11 20 (6.67%) Junior Developer
12 18 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
13 17 (5.67%) Lead Developer
14 12 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
14 12 (4.00%) Software Developer
15 8 (2.67%) Senior Backend Developer
15 8 (2.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (47.00%) React
2 119 (39.67%) Node.js
3 92 (30.67%) CSS
4 89 (29.67%) HTML
5 86 (28.67%) Redux
6 72 (24.00%) REST
7 69 (23.00%) Spring
7 69 (23.00%) Spring Boot
8 58 (19.33%) RESTful
9 57 (19.00%) Sass
10 55 (18.33%) SOAP
11 54 (18.00%) AngularJS
12 53 (17.67%) HTML5
13 50 (16.67%) CSS3
13 50 (16.67%) React Native
14 44 (14.67%) XML
15 39 (13.00%) Web Services
16 37 (12.33%) LESS
17 27 (9.00%) Apache Camel
18 25 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.33%) User Experience
2 17 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.00%) Fintech
4 13 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.00%) Social Network
8 5 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.67%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.00%) Animation
10 3 (1.00%) FMCG
10 3 (1.00%) Social Media
10 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.67%) Life Science
11 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.67%) Linux
2 23 (7.67%) Android
3 14 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.67%) Unix
5 8 (2.67%) Windows
6 4 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.00%) Microservices
3 65 (21.67%) Software Engineering
4 58 (19.33%) Scrum
5 48 (16.00%) TDD
6 44 (14.67%) Front End Development
7 43 (14.33%) E-Commerce
8 37 (12.33%) Pair Programming
8 37 (12.33%) SOLID
9 35 (11.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 34 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (11.33%) DevOps
10 34 (11.33%) Open Source
11 33 (11.00%) BDD
11 33 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (10.00%) Web Development
13 28 (9.33%) ETL
13 28 (9.33%) Test Automation
14 27 (9.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 26 (8.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 158 (52.67%) JavaScript
2 112 (37.33%) Java
3 79 (26.33%) SQL
4 64 (21.33%) TypeScript
5 51 (17.00%) ES6
6 43 (14.33%) Python
7 39 (13.00%) PHP
8 34 (11.33%) Kotlin
9 25 (8.33%) Go
10 24 (8.00%) C#
10 24 (8.00%) Ruby
11 16 (5.33%) Java 8
12 13 (4.33%) Scala
13 12 (4.00%) Elixir
14 9 (3.00%) Clojure
14 9 (3.00%) Java 9
15 7 (2.33%) Rust
16 6 (2.00%) Apple Swift
16 6 (2.00%) Haskell
16 6 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (11.00%) Degree
2 17 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.00%) PhD
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 101 (33.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 78 (26.00%) Kubernetes
2 27 (9.00%) Docker Swarm
3 22 (7.33%) Terraform
4 6 (2.00%) Kibana
4 6 (2.00%) Puppet
5 5 (1.67%) Marathon
5 5 (1.67%) Mesos
6 3 (1.00%) Ansible
7 1 (0.33%) Consul
7 1 (0.33%) Packer
7 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (9.00%) Red Hat
2 24 (8.00%) Google
3 17 (5.67%) Oracle
4 4 (1.33%) Apple
5 2 (0.67%) Greenplum
5 2 (0.67%) MEDITECH
5 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (0.33%) Facebook
6 1 (0.33%) Okta
6 1 (0.33%) Samsung
6 1 (0.33%) Signiant
6 1 (0.33%) Solace
6 1 (0.33%) Sybase
6 1 (0.33%) VMware