The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 114 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 31 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.25% 0.85% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.78% 4.10% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 439 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.36% 20.67% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 372 340 347
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Drupal
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drupal across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Drupal Salary Histogram in Reading

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 36 (90.00%) PHP
2 30 (75.00%) Linux
3 27 (67.50%) Apache
3 27 (67.50%) Python
3 27 (67.50%) Open Source
4 26 (65.00%) MySQL
5 23 (57.50%) Perl
5 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
6 22 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (55.00%) Ruby
7 20 (50.00%) LAMP
7 20 (50.00%) Web Services
7 20 (50.00%) nginx
8 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (45.00%) Puppet
9 15 (37.50%) Subversion
9 15 (37.50%) OpenView
9 15 (37.50%) BMC
9 15 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 15 (37.50%) Nagios
9 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
9 15 (37.50%) Eucalyptus
9 15 (37.50%) Varnish
9 15 (37.50%) Splunk
9 15 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (37.50%) Cacti
9 15 (37.50%) Ganglia
10 13 (32.50%) CMS
11 12 (30.00%) WordPress
11 12 (30.00%) SaaS

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 27 (67.50%) Apache
2 20 (50.00%) nginx
3 15 (37.50%) Eucalyptus
4 13 (32.50%) CMS
5 12 (30.00%) WordPress
6 8 (20.00%) Alfresco
7 5 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (30.00%) SaaS
3 12 (30.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) FTP
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (37.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Administrator
1 16 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UI Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Web Services
1 20 (50.00%) LAMP
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) REST
4 5 (12.50%) CSS3
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) COM
5 4 (10.00%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) Django
6 3 (7.50%) Yii
6 3 (7.50%) Symfony
7 2 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Open Source
2 7 (17.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (20.00%) CentOS
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Content Management
5 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.00%) Data Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) Product Management
5 4 (10.00%) Online Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) PHP
2 27 (67.50%) Python
3 23 (57.50%) Perl
4 22 (55.00%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) HND
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Varnish
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) vSphere
3 4 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (45.00%) Puppet
3 15 (37.50%) OpenView
3 15 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (37.50%) Nagios
3 15 (37.50%) Cacti
3 15 (37.50%) Ganglia
4 8 (20.00%) Plesk
5 4 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) BMC
1 15 (37.50%) Splunk
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.00%) Sun
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Zend
5 3 (7.50%) Rackspace