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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 138 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 1 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.65% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 2.90% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
354 517 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.00% 22.46% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 291 399 349
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) CMS
5 5 (41.67%) LAMP
5 5 (41.67%) SEO
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) WordPress
7 3 (25.00%) Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) JSON

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (8.33%) Movable Type
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) LAMP
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) XHTML
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) OOCSS
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (8.33%) ExpressJS
7 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SEO
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Akamai
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) HubSpot
2 1 (8.33%) SendGrid
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Google