The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 146 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 3 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 1.27% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 6.06% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 17
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
Drupal
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
393 495 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.05% 20.94% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 328 401 347
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drupal across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Drupal
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drupal across the Reading region.

Drupal Salary Trend in Reading

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) Ganglia
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
1 2 (40.00%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) OOCSS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (40.00%) Sensu
2 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Varnish
1 2 (40.00%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Akamai