Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GraphQL
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 627 994 1121
Rank change year-on-year +367 +127 +177
Permanent jobs citing GraphQL 531 197 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 401 163 80
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -16.36% +56.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,000 £45,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £92,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% -9.09% +25.00%

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 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 54,979 70,445 70,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.16% 40.53% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45,201 58,840 59,458
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +391 491 £62,500 - 50
London +227 256 £70,000 - 30
UK excluding London +220 255 £49,000 -2.00% 24
North of England +98 102 £48,750 - 8
North West +96 86 £52,500 +7.69% 4
South East +49 52 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Midlands +64 30 £49,000 +55.56%
South West +32 30 £47,500 -5.00% 9
East of England +107 20 £41,828 - 1
Scotland -6 20 £40,000 -23.81% 4
Yorkshire +17 16 £45,000 - 4
East Midlands +32 14 £50,000 +58.73%
West Midlands - 14 £47,500 -
Wales - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 297 (55.93%) JavaScript
2 282 (53.11%) React
3 258 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (47.27%) Node.js
5 195 (36.72%) Amazon AWS
6 168 (31.64%) Docker
7 165 (31.07%) Software Engineering
8 161 (30.32%) CSS
9 154 (29.00%) Microservices
10 141 (26.55%) TypeScript
11 138 (25.99%) HTML
12 136 (25.61%) Java
13 132 (24.86%) User Experience
14 128 (24.11%) REST
15 126 (23.73%) Scrum
16 124 (23.35%) DevOps
17 121 (22.79%) AngularJS
18 116 (21.85%) Git (software)
18 116 (21.85%) Front End Development
19 113 (21.28%) Kubernetes
20 110 (20.72%) TDD
20 110 (20.72%) Redux
21 108 (20.34%) Spring
22 105 (19.77%) Elasticsearch
22 105 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
23 98 (18.46%) Mentoring
23 98 (18.46%) ES6
24 92 (17.33%) RESTful
25 87 (16.38%) Test Automation
25 87 (16.38%) PHP

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
1 105 (19.77%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (5.46%) Apache Spark
3 24 (4.52%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.26%) Confluence
5 11 (2.07%) IIS
6 9 (1.69%) nginx
7 7 (1.32%) NServiceBus
8 5 (0.94%) Apache
8 5 (0.94%) CMS
8 5 (0.94%) Drupal
8 5 (0.94%) Resin
9 4 (0.75%) Camunda
9 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.56%) Headless CMS
10 3 (0.56%) Tornado
10 3 (0.56%) WordPress
11 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Magento
2 4 (0.75%) Shopify
3 2 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 195 (36.72%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (12.62%) Serverless
4 52 (9.79%) AWS Lambda
5 51 (9.60%) SaaS
6 50 (9.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 40 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (6.97%) Heroku
9 26 (4.90%) OpenShift
10 25 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (3.20%) GitHub
12 11 (2.07%) Amazon S3
12 11 (2.07%) Apigee
12 11 (2.07%) npm
13 10 (1.88%) PaaS
14 8 (1.51%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (1.32%) IaaS
16 6 (1.13%) CloudFront
16 6 (1.13%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.53%) Broadband
2 24 (4.52%) Firewall
2 24 (4.52%) HTTPS
2 24 (4.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.13%) MQTT
4 5 (0.94%) HTTP
5 4 (0.75%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) Internet
6 2 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (15.44%) PostgreSQL
2 71 (13.37%) Redis
3 68 (12.81%) MySQL
4 63 (11.86%) MongoDB
5 57 (10.73%) NoSQL
6 33 (6.21%) Big Data
7 26 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (4.90%) SQL Server
8 19 (3.58%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.01%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.07%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.51%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.13%) RethinkDB
13 5 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.94%) Blockchain
13 5 (0.94%) Power BI
14 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.38%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 116 (21.85%) Git (software)
2 60 (11.30%) JIRA
3 52 (9.79%) Jenkins
4 45 (8.47%) webpack
5 30 (5.65%) Bitbucket
6 24 (4.52%) git-flow
7 18 (3.39%) Maven
8 17 (3.20%) PostCSS
9 14 (2.64%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (2.45%) Gradle
11 11 (2.07%) Travis CI
12 10 (1.88%) CircleCI
13 9 (1.69%) Babel
13 9 (1.69%) Grunt
13 9 (1.69%) gulp
14 8 (1.51%) Mocha
15 7 (1.32%) JUnit
15 7 (1.32%) Visual Studio
15 7 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 81 (15.25%) Finance
2 40 (7.53%) Retail
3 32 (6.03%) Law
4 18 (3.39%) Marketing
5 16 (3.01%) Games
5 16 (3.01%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.26%) Publishing
7 11 (2.07%) Banking
8 9 (1.69%) Electronics
8 9 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 319 (60.08%) Developer
2 131 (24.67%) Software Engineer
3 82 (15.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 76 (14.31%) React Developer
5 75 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 57 (10.73%) JavaScript Developer
7 55 (10.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 51 (9.60%) Java Developer
9 44 (8.29%) Development Engineer
9 44 (8.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 39 (7.34%) Lead Developer
11 36 (6.78%) Software Development Engineer
12 33 (6.21%) Software Developer
13 29 (5.46%) Senior Development Engineer
14 23 (4.33%) Node.js Developer
14 23 (4.33%) Principal Engineer
15 22 (4.14%) Backend Developer
16 21 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (3.95%) Senior Software Development Engineer
17 20 (3.77%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (53.11%) React
2 251 (47.27%) Node.js
3 161 (30.32%) CSS
4 138 (25.99%) HTML
5 128 (24.11%) REST
6 121 (22.79%) AngularJS
7 110 (20.72%) Redux
8 108 (20.34%) Spring
9 92 (17.33%) RESTful
10 80 (15.07%) Spring Boot
11 70 (13.18%) .NET
12 62 (11.68%) Vue.js
13 47 (8.85%) CSS3
14 46 (8.66%) Kafka
14 46 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
14 46 (8.66%) React Native
15 41 (7.72%) Sass
15 41 (7.72%) Web Services
16 37 (6.97%) HTML5
17 34 (6.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 132 (24.86%) User Experience
2 53 (9.98%) Data Structures
3 48 (9.04%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (7.91%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.45%) Equities
8 12 (2.26%) Cloud Native
9 10 (1.88%) Cybercrime
10 8 (1.51%) BBC
10 8 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.32%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.13%) Social Network
13 5 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.94%) Robotics
14 4 (0.75%) FMCG
15 3 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.92%) Linux
2 48 (9.04%) Android
3 43 (8.10%) Apple iOS
4 26 (4.90%) Windows
5 13 (2.45%) Unix
6 4 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (31.07%) Software Engineering
3 154 (29.00%) Microservices
4 126 (23.73%) Scrum
5 124 (23.35%) DevOps
6 116 (21.85%) Front End Development
7 110 (20.72%) TDD
8 98 (18.46%) Mentoring
9 87 (16.38%) Test Automation
10 78 (14.69%) Artificial Intelligence
11 74 (13.94%) OO
12 71 (13.37%) API Design
13 69 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (12.99%) Machine Learning
14 60 (11.30%) Technical Leadership
15 56 (10.55%) Computer Science
15 56 (10.55%) Mobile First
16 50 (9.42%) BDD
17 49 (9.23%) E-Commerce
17 49 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 297 (55.93%) JavaScript
2 141 (26.55%) TypeScript
3 136 (25.61%) Java
4 98 (18.46%) ES6
5 87 (16.38%) PHP
6 83 (15.63%) Python
7 81 (15.25%) SQL
8 69 (12.99%) C#
9 41 (7.72%) Kotlin
10 29 (5.46%) Go
11 25 (4.71%) Ruby
12 23 (4.33%) C
12 23 (4.33%) Java 8
13 22 (4.14%) JSX
14 16 (3.01%) PowerShell
15 13 (2.45%) Scala
16 12 (2.26%) C++
17 8 (1.51%) Rust
18 7 (1.32%) Erlang
18 7 (1.32%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 59 (11.11%) Degree
2 24 (4.52%) CCNA
2 24 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (4.52%) CISSP
2 24 (4.52%) CompTIA Security+
2 24 (4.52%) GIAC
2 24 (4.52%) Linux+ Certification
2 24 (4.52%) MCSE
2 24 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (4.52%) Network+ Certification
2 24 (4.52%) SANS
2 24 (4.52%) SSCP
3 8 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
System Software
1 168 (31.64%) Docker
2 4 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.75%) Varnish
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 113 (21.28%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.95%) Terraform
3 19 (3.58%) Ansible
4 9 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (1.13%) Istio
6 4 (0.75%) Grafana
7 3 (0.56%) Kibana
7 3 (0.56%) Marathon
7 3 (0.56%) Mesos
8 1 (0.19%) Argo
8 1 (0.19%) Graphite
8 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (7.16%) Google
2 26 (4.90%) Oracle
3 24 (4.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.64%) Red Hat
5 13 (2.45%) Fidessa
6 9 (1.69%) MEDITECH
6 9 (1.69%) SAP
7 6 (1.13%) Spotify
8 5 (0.94%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 4 (0.75%) Apple
9 4 (0.75%) Splunk
9 4 (0.75%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.38%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.38%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) Sun
11 1 (0.19%) Pinterest
11 1 (0.19%) PubNub
11 1 (0.19%) Samsung
11 1 (0.19%) Solace