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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 214 213 159
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -54
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 23 44 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.62% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 3.13% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 71
Average salary £31,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.15% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
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
1201 1404 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.20% 19.87% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1247 1176
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Cheshire - 16 £33,750 - 6
Manchester +5 7 £30,000 - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 66 (94.29%) PHP
2 65 (92.86%) HTML
2 65 (92.86%) CSS
3 63 (90.00%) JavaScript
4 47 (67.14%) WordPress
5 46 (65.71%) HTML5
6 44 (62.86%) MySQL
7 39 (55.71%) CSS3
8 37 (52.86%) Git (software)
9 35 (50.00%) CMS
10 32 (45.71%) jQuery
11 29 (41.43%) Magento
11 29 (41.43%) Linux
12 27 (38.57%) Web Design
13 25 (35.71%) Sass
14 24 (34.29%) Relational Database
14 24 (34.29%) XML
15 19 (27.14%) Marketing
16 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
17 16 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (22.86%) PHP 5
18 15 (21.43%) Project Planning
18 15 (21.43%) JSON
18 15 (21.43%) Subversion
18 15 (21.43%) SSH
18 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
18 15 (21.43%) OOP
18 15 (21.43%) Grunt
18 15 (21.43%) PuTTY
18 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 47 (67.14%) WordPress
2 35 (50.00%) CMS
3 13 (18.57%) IIS
4 8 (11.43%) Confluence
4 8 (11.43%) Node.js
5 5 (7.14%) Apache
6 4 (5.71%) Joomla!
7 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.43%) Kentico
9 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (41.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) AdWords
2 4 (5.71%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) PuTTY
1 15 (21.43%) SSH
2 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (62.86%) MySQL
2 24 (34.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) Git (software)
2 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (21.43%) Grunt
3 15 (21.43%) Subversion
4 9 (12.86%) JIRA
5 5 (7.14%) PhpStorm
5 5 (7.14%) Redmine
5 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.29%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.43%) gulp
7 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (27.14%) Marketing
2 7 (10.00%) Publishing
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 4 (5.71%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (91.43%) Developer
2 43 (61.43%) PHP Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Lead Developer
4 20 (28.57%) Lead PHP Developer
5 17 (24.29%) Web Developer
6 16 (22.86%) HTML Developer
7 15 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
8 11 (15.71%) Magento Developer
9 10 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
9 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
10 9 (12.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (8.57%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
12 5 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (5.71%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 4 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
14 3 (4.29%) IT Engineer
14 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
14 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
14 3 (4.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (92.86%) CSS
1 65 (92.86%) HTML
2 46 (65.71%) HTML5
3 39 (55.71%) CSS3
4 32 (45.71%) jQuery
5 25 (35.71%) Sass
6 24 (34.29%) XML
7 16 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (21.43%) JSON
9 13 (18.57%) LAMP
10 11 (15.71%) Symfony
11 10 (14.29%) .NET
12 9 (12.86%) LESS
12 9 (12.86%) PhoneGap
12 9 (12.86%) RESTful
13 8 (11.43%) jQTouch
13 8 (11.43%) Sencha Touch
14 5 (7.14%) Zurb Foundation
15 4 (5.71%) Flash
16 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Animation
3 4 (5.71%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Android
2 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Web Design
2 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 15 (21.43%) OOP
2 15 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 12 (17.14%) DevOps
3 12 (17.14%) Front End Development
3 12 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (15.71%) Content Management
4 11 (15.71%) OO
4 11 (15.71%) Web Development
5 10 (14.29%) MVC
6 9 (12.86%) OO PHP
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.43%) API Design
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.57%) SEO
9 5 (7.14%) Pay per click
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (94.29%) PHP
2 63 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.86%) PHP 5
4 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) logstash
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Adobe
1 14 (20.00%) Twitter
2 10 (14.29%) Zend
3 8 (11.43%) Atlassian
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.43%) Sencha
4 5 (7.14%) SaltStack
5 4 (5.71%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.86%) Facebook
7 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.43%) Appcelerator
8 1 (1.43%) hybris
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