The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 188 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 53 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 0.71% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 9 28
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,900 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1495 1405 1544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.01% 19.23% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1213 1377
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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
England

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 July 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 July 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 +29 29 £32,500 - 4
Cheshire +11 18 £35,500 +18.33% 2
Lancashire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 67 (85.90%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) JavaScript
3 60 (76.92%) PHP
4 59 (75.64%) CSS
5 46 (58.97%) Magento
6 37 (47.44%) MySQL
7 34 (43.59%) WordPress
8 33 (42.31%) E-Commerce
8 33 (42.31%) MVC
9 28 (35.90%) Zend
10 26 (33.33%) OOP
11 25 (32.05%) Marketing
12 24 (30.77%) jQuery
12 24 (30.77%) CMS
13 20 (25.64%) Open Source
14 18 (23.08%) Linux
15 17 (21.79%) HTML5
16 16 (20.51%) Project Management
16 16 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (19.23%) SEO
17 15 (19.23%) SSL
18 14 (17.95%) Social Media
19 12 (15.38%) Web Design
19 12 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
19 12 (15.38%) Sitecore
20 11 (14.10%) Web Development
20 11 (14.10%) .NET
20 11 (14.10%) Responsive Web Design
21 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
21 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (43.59%) WordPress
2 24 (30.77%) CMS
3 12 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (7.69%) Commerce Server
4 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.69%) Confluence
4 6 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 6 (7.69%) concrete5
5 5 (6.41%) Sitefinity
6 4 (5.13%) IIS
6 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.13%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.85%) Apache
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (6.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (58.97%) Magento
2 2 (2.56%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.28%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) SSL
2 4 (5.13%) Intranet
2 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.69%) JIRA
3 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.56%) Phing
5 1 (1.28%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 25 (32.05%) Marketing
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (83.33%) Developer
2 27 (34.62%) PHP Developer
3 25 (32.05%) Web Developer
4 21 (26.92%) Magento Developer
5 10 (12.82%) PHP Magento Developer
6 8 (10.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 6 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 6 (7.69%) UI Programmer
7 6 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Communications Manager
10 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.56%) Technical Project Leader
11 2 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (85.90%) HTML
2 59 (75.64%) CSS
3 24 (30.77%) jQuery
4 17 (21.79%) HTML5
5 11 (14.10%) .NET
6 9 (11.54%) CSS3
7 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 6 (7.69%) Spring
8 6 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 5 (6.41%) Sass
9 5 (6.41%) Symfony
9 5 (6.41%) XML
10 4 (5.13%) XSLT
10 4 (5.13%) Ajax
10 4 (5.13%) WCF
10 4 (5.13%) LINQ
10 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Open Source
2 14 (17.95%) Social Media
3 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.69%) W3C
4 6 (7.69%) FMCG
5 4 (5.13%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Android
2 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) E-Commerce
1 33 (42.31%) MVC
2 26 (33.33%) OOP
3 16 (20.51%) Project Management
3 16 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (19.23%) SEO
5 12 (15.38%) Web Design
6 11 (14.10%) Web Development
6 11 (14.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.54%) Pay per click
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.69%) Kanban
9 6 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.69%) Android Development
9 6 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.13%) Online Marketing
10 4 (5.13%) Brand Management
11 3 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 61 (78.21%) JavaScript
2 60 (76.92%) PHP
3 9 (11.54%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 5 (6.41%) PHP5
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PhD
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Zend
2 12 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.69%) IBM
3 6 (7.69%) ATG
3 6 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.13%) 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%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Coveo
7 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
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