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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 204 231 213
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 45 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.12% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 0.61% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 33
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,900 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,800 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1574 1312 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.18% 18.94% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1138 1367
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
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 1 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 1 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 +7 28 £32,500 +18.18% 7
Cheshire -6 12 £25,000 -23.07%
Lancashire - 4 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (79.01%) HTML
2 63 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 62 (76.54%) CSS
4 58 (71.60%) PHP
5 48 (59.26%) Magento
6 40 (49.38%) MVC
7 39 (48.15%) E-Commerce
8 34 (41.98%) MySQL
9 33 (40.74%) WordPress
10 32 (39.51%) Zend
11 29 (35.80%) OOP
12 24 (29.63%) jQuery
13 20 (24.69%) CMS
13 20 (24.69%) Linux
14 19 (23.46%) SSL
15 16 (19.75%) SQL
15 16 (19.75%) Marketing
16 15 (18.52%) HTML5
17 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (16.05%) Web Development
17 13 (16.05%) .NET
17 13 (16.05%) Project Management
17 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (14.81%) Sitecore CMS
18 12 (14.81%) Sitecore
18 12 (14.81%) Open Source
19 11 (13.58%) SEO
20 10 (12.35%) Responsive Web Design
21 9 (11.11%) Social Media
21 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (40.74%) WordPress
2 20 (24.69%) CMS
3 12 (14.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (8.64%) IIS
5 6 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.41%) Confluence
5 6 (7.41%) Commerce Server
5 6 (7.41%) Umbraco
5 6 (7.41%) concrete5
6 5 (6.17%) Sitefinity
7 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 48 (59.26%) Magento
2 2 (2.47%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.23%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) SSL
2 7 (8.64%) Intranet
2 7 (8.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.98%) MySQL
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Phing
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (19.75%) Marketing
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 5 (6.17%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (82.72%) Developer
2 35 (43.21%) PHP Developer
3 22 (27.16%) Web Developer
4 20 (24.69%) Magento Developer
5 13 (16.05%) PHP Magento Developer
6 11 (13.58%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (13.58%) .NET Developer
7 10 (12.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (8.64%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 6 (7.41%) UI Programmer
9 6 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (7.41%) UI Developer
9 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Communications Manager
12 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
12 3 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
13 2 (2.47%) Creative Designer
13 2 (2.47%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (79.01%) HTML
2 62 (76.54%) CSS
3 24 (29.63%) jQuery
4 15 (18.52%) HTML5
5 13 (16.05%) .NET
6 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.88%) XML
7 7 (8.64%) XSLT
7 7 (8.64%) Ajax
7 7 (8.64%) LINQ
7 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.64%) WCF
7 7 (8.64%) CSS3
8 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (7.41%) Spring MVC
8 6 (7.41%) Spring
9 2 (2.47%) Yii
9 2 (2.47%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Open Source
2 9 (11.11%) Social Media
2 9 (11.11%) W3C
3 6 (7.41%) FMCG
3 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.94%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.47%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Linux
2 9 (11.11%) Android
2 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) MVC
2 39 (48.15%) E-Commerce
3 29 (35.80%) OOP
4 13 (16.05%) Project Management
4 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.05%) Web Development
5 11 (13.58%) SEO
6 10 (12.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (9.88%) Web Design
8 6 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.41%) Kanban
8 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.41%) Scrum
8 6 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (7.41%) Android Development
8 6 (7.41%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.17%) Online Marketing
10 4 (4.94%) Brand Management
11 3 (3.70%) Pay per click
11 3 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 58 (71.60%) PHP
3 16 (19.75%) SQL
4 7 (8.64%) Java
5 6 (7.41%) C#
6 5 (6.17%) PHP5
7 2 (2.47%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.47%) Ruby
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Zend
2 12 (14.81%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.41%) IBM
3 6 (7.41%) ATG
4 5 (6.17%) F5
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) Pega
7 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
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