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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 208 138 197
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +59
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 44 108 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 1.61% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% 7.90% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 42 98 62
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £28,950 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1554 1367 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 20.38% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1179 1440
Average salary £35,335 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -81 30 £33,750 +35.00% 3
Lancashire - 14 £25,000 - 2
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 73 (80.22%) PHP
2 70 (76.92%) HTML
3 61 (67.03%) CSS
4 54 (59.34%) JavaScript
5 48 (52.75%) MySQL
6 47 (51.65%) MVC
7 43 (47.25%) Magento
8 38 (41.76%) jQuery
9 37 (40.66%) E-Commerce
10 34 (37.36%) OOP
11 31 (34.07%) Linux
11 31 (34.07%) Zend
12 29 (31.87%) WordPress
13 24 (26.37%) Internet
13 24 (26.37%) CMS
14 23 (25.27%) SQL
15 20 (21.98%) XML
16 19 (20.88%) Ajax
16 19 (20.88%) HTML5
17 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (16.48%) .NET
18 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
19 14 (15.38%) IIS
19 14 (15.38%) SSL
19 14 (15.38%) Adobe
19 14 (15.38%) Mobile App
20 13 (14.29%) OO
20 13 (14.29%) W3C
21 12 (13.19%) Marketing
21 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (31.87%) WordPress
2 24 (26.37%) CMS
3 14 (15.38%) IIS
4 11 (12.09%) Apache
5 10 (10.99%) Joomla!
6 4 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (3.30%) Confluence
7 3 (3.30%) concrete5
7 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.30%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 43 (47.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) GitHub
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.37%) Internet
2 14 (15.38%) SSL
3 9 (9.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (52.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.99%) Flash Builder
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.20%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.19%) Marketing
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 52 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 21 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 20 (21.98%) Magento Developer
5 19 (20.88%) PHP Magento Developer
6 12 (13.19%) Junior
7 11 (12.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (12.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 10 (10.99%) Junior PHP Developer
8 10 (10.99%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.79%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Web Designer
10 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Designer
11 5 (5.49%) Drupal Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Senior PHP Developer
13 3 (3.30%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (76.92%) HTML
2 61 (67.03%) CSS
3 38 (41.76%) jQuery
4 20 (21.98%) XML
5 19 (20.88%) Ajax
5 19 (20.88%) HTML5
6 15 (16.48%) .NET
6 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
7 11 (12.09%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (12.09%) CakePHP
8 10 (10.99%) Apache Flex
8 10 (10.99%) Flash
8 10 (10.99%) Adobe AIR
8 10 (10.99%) MXML
9 9 (9.89%) CSS3
9 9 (9.89%) XSLT
9 9 (9.89%) WCF
9 9 (9.89%) .NET Framework
9 9 (9.89%) LINQ
10 5 (5.49%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 13 (14.29%) W3C
3 10 (10.99%) Data Integration
4 6 (6.59%) User Experience
5 5 (5.49%) Open Source
5 5 (5.49%) Social Media
6 3 (3.30%) FMCG
6 3 (3.30%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.07%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Android
2 7 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) MVC
2 37 (40.66%) E-Commerce
3 34 (37.36%) OOP
4 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.29%) OO
6 9 (9.89%) Content Management
6 9 (9.89%) Web Development
7 7 (7.69%) Web Design
7 7 (7.69%) SEO
8 6 (6.59%) CRM
8 6 (6.59%) ERP
8 6 (6.59%) Project Management
9 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (5.49%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.40%) Migration
10 4 (4.40%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.30%) Android Development
11 3 (3.30%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.30%) OO PHP
11 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (80.22%) PHP
2 54 (59.34%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.27%) SQL
4 9 (9.89%) Java
5 5 (5.49%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) PHP5
7 1 (1.10%) C#
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Varnish
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Zend
2 14 (15.38%) Adobe
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.49%) F5
5 4 (4.40%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.30%) IBM
6 3 (3.30%) ATG
7 1 (1.10%) EPiServer
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