The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 212 228 216
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 43 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.72% 0.84% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 34
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,950 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,765
% change year-on-year
- +6.82%
Drupal
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1579 1316 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.49% 19.18% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1143 1356
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Drupal
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Drupal Salary Trend in the North West

Drupal
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drupal across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Drupal Salary Histogram in the North West

Drupal
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Manchester +9 28 £33,750 -31.12% 4
Cheshire -8 10 £25,000 -23.07%
Lancashire +4 4 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 65 (78.31%) JavaScript
1 65 (78.31%) HTML
2 63 (75.90%) CSS
3 59 (71.08%) PHP
4 49 (59.04%) Magento
5 42 (50.60%) MVC
6 40 (48.19%) E-Commerce
7 35 (42.17%) MySQL
8 33 (39.76%) WordPress
8 33 (39.76%) Zend
9 29 (34.94%) OOP
10 25 (30.12%) jQuery
11 22 (26.51%) Linux
12 20 (24.10%) SSL
12 20 (24.10%) CMS
13 17 (20.48%) SQL
14 15 (18.07%) .NET
14 15 (18.07%) Marketing
14 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (16.87%) HTML5
16 13 (15.66%) Project Management
17 12 (14.46%) Open Source
17 12 (14.46%) Sitecore CMS
17 12 (14.46%) Sitecore
17 12 (14.46%) Web Development
18 10 (12.05%) SEO
18 10 (12.05%) Finance
18 10 (12.05%) W3C
18 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (39.76%) WordPress
2 20 (24.10%) CMS
3 12 (14.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (10.84%) IIS
5 6 (7.23%) concrete5
5 6 (7.23%) Commerce Server
5 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.23%) Confluence
5 6 (7.23%) Umbraco
6 5 (6.02%) Sitefinity
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.20%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.02%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 49 (59.04%) Magento
2 2 (2.41%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.20%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.10%) SSL
2 9 (10.84%) Internet
3 8 (9.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.17%) MySQL
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Phing
4 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.07%) Marketing
2 10 (12.05%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
4 5 (6.02%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (83.13%) Developer
2 35 (42.17%) PHP Developer
3 24 (28.92%) Web Developer
4 21 (25.30%) Magento Developer
5 14 (16.87%) PHP Magento Developer
6 12 (14.46%) .NET Web Developer
6 12 (14.46%) .NET Developer
7 10 (12.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (9.64%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.23%) UI Programmer
10 6 (7.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (7.23%) UI Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
12 4 (4.82%) Communications Manager
13 3 (3.61%) Digital Project Manager
13 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
14 2 (2.41%) Project Leader
14 2 (2.41%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (78.31%) HTML
2 63 (75.90%) CSS
3 25 (30.12%) jQuery
4 15 (18.07%) .NET
5 14 (16.87%) HTML5
6 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
7 9 (10.84%) XML
8 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.64%) WCF
8 8 (9.64%) LINQ
8 8 (9.64%) Ajax
8 8 (9.64%) XSLT
9 7 (8.43%) CSS3
10 6 (7.23%) Backbone.js
10 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (7.23%) Spring
10 6 (7.23%) Spring MVC
11 2 (2.41%) LAMP
11 2 (2.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Open Source
2 10 (12.05%) W3C
2 10 (12.05%) User Experience
3 9 (10.84%) Social Media
4 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.23%) FMCG
5 4 (4.82%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.41%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.84%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) MVC
2 40 (48.19%) E-Commerce
3 29 (34.94%) OOP
4 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.66%) Project Management
6 12 (14.46%) Web Development
7 10 (12.05%) SEO
7 10 (12.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (9.64%) Web Design
9 6 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.23%) Android Development
9 6 (7.23%) iOS Development
9 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.23%) Scrum
9 6 (7.23%) Kanban
10 5 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.02%) Online Marketing
11 4 (4.82%) Brand Management
12 3 (3.61%) Pay per click
13 2 (2.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (78.31%) JavaScript
2 59 (71.08%) PHP
3 17 (20.48%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Java
5 6 (7.23%) C#
6 4 (4.82%) PHP5
7 2 (2.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Python
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Zend
2 12 (14.46%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.23%) ATG
3 6 (7.23%) IBM
3 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.02%) F5
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) Pega
7 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
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