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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 208 231 209
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 48 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.13% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 0.67% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 31
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,350 £40,000
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
1561 1340 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.95% 19.08% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1165 1363
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +21 28 £32,500 +13.04% 7
Cheshire -3 14 £25,000 -23.07%
Lancashire - 4 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 62 (79.49%) HTML
2 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 60 (76.92%) CSS
3 57 (73.08%) PHP
4 48 (61.54%) Magento
5 38 (48.72%) MVC
6 37 (47.44%) E-Commerce
7 34 (43.59%) MySQL
8 32 (41.03%) WordPress
9 30 (38.46%) Zend
10 29 (37.18%) OOP
11 22 (28.21%) jQuery
12 20 (25.64%) Linux
12 20 (25.64%) CMS
13 19 (24.36%) SSL
14 17 (21.79%) Marketing
15 15 (19.23%) HTML5
16 14 (17.95%) SQL
17 13 (16.67%) Project Management
17 13 (16.67%) Web Development
18 12 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
18 12 (15.38%) Sitecore
18 12 (15.38%) Open Source
19 11 (14.10%) .NET
19 11 (14.10%) SEO
19 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
21 9 (11.54%) Social Media
22 8 (10.26%) Web Design

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (41.03%) WordPress
2 20 (25.64%) CMS
3 12 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (7.69%) Confluence
4 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.69%) Commerce Server
4 6 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 6 (7.69%) concrete5
5 5 (6.41%) IIS
5 5 (6.41%) Sitefinity
6 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 48 (61.54%) Magento
2 2 (2.56%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.28%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) SSL
2 5 (6.41%) Intranet
2 5 (6.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.59%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.56%) Phing
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 17 (21.79%) Marketing
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) PHP Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Web Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Magento Developer
4 13 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
5 10 (12.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.97%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 6 (7.69%) UI Programmer
8 6 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (7.69%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Communications Manager
11 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
12 2 (2.56%) Creative Designer
12 2 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (79.49%) HTML
2 60 (76.92%) CSS
3 22 (28.21%) jQuery
4 15 (19.23%) HTML5
5 11 (14.10%) .NET
6 7 (8.97%) CSS3
7 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.69%) XML
7 6 (7.69%) Spring
7 6 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 5 (6.41%) WCF
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.41%) LINQ
8 5 (6.41%) Ajax
8 5 (6.41%) XSLT
9 2 (2.56%) LAMP
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Open Source
2 9 (11.54%) Social Media
3 7 (8.97%) W3C
4 6 (7.69%) FMCG
4 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.13%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Android
2 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) MVC
2 37 (47.44%) E-Commerce
3 29 (37.18%) OOP
4 13 (16.67%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) Web Development
5 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.10%) SEO
6 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.26%) Web Design
8 7 (8.97%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.69%) Kanban
9 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.69%) Android Development
9 6 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 5 (6.41%) Online Marketing
11 4 (5.13%) Brand Management
12 3 (3.85%) Pay per click
12 3 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 57 (73.08%) PHP
3 14 (17.95%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 5 (6.41%) PHP5
7 2 (2.56%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Zend
2 12 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.69%) IBM
3 6 (7.69%) ATG
4 5 (6.41%) F5
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Pega
7 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
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