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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 211 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 32 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 2.39% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 23
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -18.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
1282 1465 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.76% 20.72% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1227 1228
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,400 £52,500
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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +8 23 £32,500 +6.55% 5
Cheshire 0 6 £29,250 -22.00% 1
Merseyside +8 1 - - 1
Lancashire -8 1 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (91.78%) PHP
2 65 (89.04%) HTML
3 52 (71.23%) CSS
4 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
5 43 (58.90%) MySQL
5 43 (58.90%) jQuery
6 38 (52.05%) Magento
7 30 (41.10%) HTML5
8 28 (38.36%) MVC
9 26 (35.62%) Linux
10 24 (32.88%) OOP
11 20 (27.40%) OO
11 20 (27.40%) CMS
11 20 (27.40%) WordPress
12 19 (26.03%) Zend
12 19 (26.03%) Ajax
13 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
14 14 (19.18%) SQL
14 14 (19.18%) Marketing
14 14 (19.18%) Content Management
15 13 (17.81%) CSS3
15 13 (17.81%) CakePHP
16 12 (16.44%) Data Integration
16 12 (16.44%) Web Development
16 12 (16.44%) Sass
17 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
18 10 (13.70%) Apache
18 10 (13.70%) Joomla!
18 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
19 9 (12.33%) Zend Framework

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 20 (27.40%) CMS
1 20 (27.40%) WordPress
2 10 (13.70%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.48%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) Node.js
6 2 (2.74%) SilverStripe
6 2 (2.74%) Moodle
6 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (52.05%) Magento
2 2 (2.74%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SSL
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (58.90%) MySQL
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Grunt
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Flash Builder
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.37%) Behat
4 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 14 (19.18%) Marketing
2 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 42 (57.53%) PHP Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Drupal Developer
4 14 (19.18%) PHP Magento Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Magento Developer
5 11 (15.07%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Magento Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Operations Consultant
11 4 (5.48%) Consultant
11 4 (5.48%) IT Consultant
12 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.11%) Junior
12 3 (4.11%) Analyst
12 3 (4.11%) PHP Web Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Junior Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (89.04%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 43 (58.90%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) HTML5
5 19 (26.03%) Ajax
6 13 (17.81%) CSS3
6 13 (17.81%) CakePHP
7 12 (16.44%) Sass
8 9 (12.33%) Zend Framework
8 9 (12.33%) XML
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
9 7 (9.59%) .NET
9 7 (9.59%) LESS
10 6 (8.22%) Symfony
11 5 (6.85%) Flash
11 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.48%) Laravel
12 4 (5.48%) J2EE
13 3 (4.11%) XHTML
14 2 (2.74%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Data Integration
2 6 (8.22%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Social Network
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Animation
3 4 (5.48%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.74%) Social Media
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) W3C
5 1 (1.37%) RIA
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) MVC
2 24 (32.88%) OOP
3 20 (27.40%) OO
4 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.18%) Content Management
6 12 (16.44%) Web Development
7 8 (10.96%) SEO
8 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.59%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.22%) TDD
9 6 (8.22%) Project Management
10 4 (5.48%) Analytics
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
10 4 (5.48%) Open Source
10 4 (5.48%) Service Management
10 4 (5.48%) Pay per click
10 4 (5.48%) RAD
10 4 (5.48%) UML
10 4 (5.48%) ITIL
10 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) PHP
2 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 9 (12.33%) C#
5 7 (9.59%) PHP5
6 6 (8.22%) Java
6 6 (8.22%) Perl
7 4 (5.48%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.74%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) Python
8 2 (2.74%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) C
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
1 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Varnish
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Zend
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Adobe
3 4 (5.48%) Google
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Facebook
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Corp Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, WA1
6 Talent
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago