The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 133 117 130
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 0.67% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Drupal
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
397 297 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.01% 18.28% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 329 257 350
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drupal across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Drupal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drupal across the Cheshire region.

Drupal Salary Trend in Cheshire

Drupal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £25,000 -
Drupal
North West

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Drupal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drupal.

1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) WordPress
4 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
5 12 (63.16%) PHP
5 12 (63.16%) Magento
6 10 (52.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (52.63%) Sitecore
6 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
6 10 (52.63%) MVC
6 10 (52.63%) CMS
7 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
8 7 (36.84%) Java
9 6 (31.58%) IBM
9 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (31.58%) Commerce Server
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) Retail
9 6 (31.58%) Spring
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (31.58%) ATG
9 6 (31.58%) Kanban
9 6 (31.58%) Confluence
9 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
9 6 (31.58%) CSS3
9 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
9 6 (31.58%) concrete5
9 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Drupal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drupal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (78.95%) WordPress
2 10 (52.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (52.63%) CMS
3 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) Commerce Server
3 6 (31.58%) Confluence
3 6 (31.58%) concrete5
4 4 (21.05%) Umbraco
5 3 (15.79%) Sitefinity
6 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
4 6 (31.58%) UI Developer
4 6 (31.58%) UI Programmer
5 5 (26.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (21.05%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) CSS3
4 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
4 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) FMCG
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) Kanban
3 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (31.58%) Android Development
3 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Sitecore
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
2 6 (31.58%) ATG
2 6 (31.58%) Atlassian
3 5 (26.32%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft