The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 368 296 339
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +43
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 794 1018 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.93% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 4.44% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 645 874 829
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23817 22952 23774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.27% 20.96% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20180 18892 20719
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Drupal
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drupal within the UK.

Drupal Salary Trend in the UK

Drupal
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drupal over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Drupal Salary Histogram in the UK

Drupal
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
England -60 721 £35,000 -6.66% 109
London -58 302 £42,500 -5.45% 36
South East -54 167 £35,000 -0.70% 33
South West +9 82 £30,000 -14.28% 14
East of England -39 47 £32,500 -16.66% 8
North West -63 45 £27,500 +10.00% 8
Dorset +23 40 £30,000 -14.28% 10
Berkshire -55 39 £35,000 -20.45% 4
Scotland +3 38 £34,000 -25.27% 11
Bournemouth +26 37 £30,125 -22.25% 10
City of London -21 35 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Yorkshire -13 34 £34,250 +29.24% 4
Hampshire -21 34 £29,000 +5.45% 7
Oxfordshire -11 33 £32,000 -8.57% 14
West Midlands +14 32 £32,500 +31.31% 4
Manchester -76 32 £40,000 +60.00% 5
Bristol -3 30 £35,000 - 3
Surrey -26 22 £50,000 +88.67% 4
Oxford +3 21 £35,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -46 20 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Edinburgh -2 19 £32,500 -4.41% 4
Glasgow +3 18 £35,000 -40.92% 7
West Yorkshire -11 17 £32,500 - 2
Fareham - 17 £47,500 - 1
Leeds -3 16 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Norfolk +8 15 £32,500 -10.03% 2
Norwich +7 15 £32,500 -10.03% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 14 £33,750 +5.46% 3
Warwickshire +8 13 £48,750 +126.74% 1
Birmingham +2 13 £31,500 +28.57% 3

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1273 (76.41%) PHP
2 1246 (74.79%) HTML
3 1193 (71.61%) CSS
4 1111 (66.69%) JavaScript
5 790 (47.42%) MySQL
6 776 (46.58%) jQuery
7 609 (36.55%) CMS
8 544 (32.65%) HTML5
9 519 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
10 510 (30.61%) WordPress
11 441 (26.47%) Git (software)
12 402 (24.13%) Linux
13 399 (23.95%) MVC
14 373 (22.39%) LAMP
15 364 (21.85%) CSS3
16 357 (21.43%) Web Development
17 289 (17.35%) E-Commerce
18 281 (16.87%) OO
19 276 (16.57%) Subversion
20 268 (16.09%) Web Services
21 266 (15.97%) Apache
22 257 (15.43%) Open Source
23 252 (15.13%) Zend
24 247 (14.83%) SQL
25 246 (14.77%) Marketing
26 245 (14.71%) Ajax
27 228 (13.69%) Java
28 206 (12.36%) XML
29 205 (12.30%) Joomla!
30 204 (12.24%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 609 (36.55%) CMS
2 510 (30.61%) WordPress
3 266 (15.97%) Apache
4 205 (12.30%) Joomla!
5 90 (5.40%) Node.js
6 88 (5.28%) Umbraco
7 71 (4.26%) Tomcat
8 61 (3.66%) nginx
9 56 (3.36%) Apache Solr
10 51 (3.06%) SharePoint
11 39 (2.34%) IIS
12 35 (2.10%) Adobe CQ
12 35 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
13 32 (1.92%) Liferay
14 25 (1.50%) Alfresco
14 25 (1.50%) ExpressionEngine
15 23 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (0.96%) Mule
17 15 (0.90%) Kentico
18 14 (0.84%) Moodle
Applications
1 179 (10.74%) Photoshop
2 88 (5.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 42 (2.52%) MS Excel
4 24 (1.44%) Fireworks
4 24 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.90%) MS Office
6 15 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.30%) GIMP
8 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.12%) MS Project
11 1 (0.060%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.060%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.060%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 176 (10.56%) Magento
2 21 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.66%) osCommerce
4 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.24%) Tridion
4 4 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.060%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.060%) Optimost
6 1 (0.060%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.060%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.060%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.22%) SaaS
3 28 (1.68%) GitHub
4 19 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.84%) PaaS
6 13 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
7 10 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.30%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.30%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.24%) Trello
11 3 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.18%) Heroku
12 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.12%) Office 365
13 1 (0.060%) Joyent
13 1 (0.060%) IaaS
13 1 (0.060%) Force.com
13 1 (0.060%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.060%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.22%) Internet
2 36 (2.16%) HTTP
3 27 (1.62%) Broadband
4 25 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.44%) Intranet
6 21 (1.26%) SSL
7 14 (0.84%) Firewall
8 12 (0.72%) DNS
9 10 (0.60%) LAN
10 9 (0.54%) SSH
11 7 (0.42%) Network Security
11 7 (0.42%) ICMP
11 7 (0.42%) POP3
11 7 (0.42%) SMTP
11 7 (0.42%) VPN
12 5 (0.30%) Wireless
12 5 (0.30%) Extranet
12 5 (0.30%) WAN
13 4 (0.24%) SAN
13 4 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (47.42%) MySQL
2 130 (7.80%) SQL Server
3 120 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 86 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 82 (4.92%) NoSQL
6 57 (3.42%) RDBMS
7 41 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (1.02%) Redis
10 16 (0.96%) Couchbase
10 16 (0.96%) MariaDB
10 16 (0.96%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.54%) Big Data
13 8 (0.48%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.42%) OLAP
14 7 (0.42%) RavenDB
15 5 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 441 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 276 (16.57%) Subversion
3 65 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 51 (3.06%) Maven
5 43 (2.58%) JIRA
5 43 (2.58%) Jenkins
6 42 (2.52%) PHPUnit
7 37 (2.22%) JUnit
8 35 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 32 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
10 31 (1.86%) NetBeans
10 31 (1.86%) PhpStorm
11 27 (1.62%) Mercurial
12 26 (1.56%) Selenium
13 24 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 18 (1.08%) Axure RP
15 17 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 15 (0.90%) Behat
16 15 (0.90%) Bugzilla
General
1 246 (14.77%) Marketing
2 149 (8.94%) Finance
3 72 (4.32%) Publishing
4 67 (4.02%) Retail
5 54 (3.24%) Advertising
6 52 (3.12%) Games
7 46 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.62%) Banking
9 19 (1.14%) Multimedia
10 15 (0.90%) Legal
11 11 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.60%) Back Office
12 10 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.42%) Law
13 7 (0.42%) French Language
14 6 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.12%) Billing
16 2 (0.12%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 1310 (78.63%) Developer
2 482 (28.93%) PHP Developer
3 471 (28.27%) Web Developer
4 327 (19.63%) Drupal Developer
5 183 (10.98%) Front-End Developer
6 161 (9.66%) Senior Developer
7 114 (6.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 112 (6.72%) PHP Web Developer
9 91 (5.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 65 (3.90%) Designer
11 60 (3.60%) Senior PHP Developer
11 60 (3.60%) Architect
12 58 (3.48%) Junior
13 55 (3.30%) Project Manager
14 50 (3.00%) Junior Developer
15 45 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
16 38 (2.28%) Web Designer
16 38 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
17 37 (2.22%) Programmer
17 37 (2.22%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1246 (74.79%) HTML
2 1193 (71.61%) CSS
3 776 (46.58%) jQuery
4 544 (32.65%) HTML5
5 373 (22.39%) LAMP
6 364 (21.85%) CSS3
7 268 (16.09%) Web Services
8 245 (14.71%) Ajax
9 206 (12.36%) XML
10 204 (12.24%) Symfony
11 191 (11.46%) .NET
12 157 (9.42%) AngularJS
13 156 (9.36%) Sass
14 113 (6.78%) XHTML
15 101 (6.06%) CakePHP
16 96 (5.76%) SOAP
17 95 (5.70%) REST
18 89 (5.34%) Laravel
19 82 (4.92%) Spring
20 77 (4.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 257 (15.43%) Open Source
2 186 (11.16%) User Experience
3 145 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 113 (6.78%) Social Media
5 84 (5.04%) W3C
6 81 (4.86%) Computer Science
7 69 (4.14%) Digital Media
8 39 (2.34%) Graphic Design
9 28 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 26 (1.56%) Kindle
12 23 (1.38%) Social Network
13 21 (1.26%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.90%) iPhone
15 13 (0.78%) Video Editing
16 12 (0.72%) Wiki
16 12 (0.72%) Taxonomies
16 12 (0.72%) Semantic Web
17 10 (0.60%) Data Integration
17 10 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 402 (24.13%) Linux
2 100 (6.00%) Windows
3 83 (4.98%) UNIX
4 75 (4.50%) Android
5 73 (4.38%) Apple iOS
6 56 (3.36%) Ubuntu
7 35 (2.10%) CentOS
8 23 (1.38%) Mac OS X
9 17 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.90%) Debian
11 8 (0.48%) Solaris
12 6 (0.36%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.30%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Fedora
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (23.95%) MVC
3 357 (21.43%) Web Development
4 289 (17.35%) E-Commerce
5 281 (16.87%) OO
6 196 (11.76%) Content Management
7 172 (10.32%) OOP
8 166 (9.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 150 (9.00%) Scrum
10 139 (8.34%) OO PHP
11 132 (7.92%) SEO
12 107 (6.42%) Project Management
13 98 (5.88%) Software Engineering
14 97 (5.82%) CRM
15 89 (5.34%) BDD
16 88 (5.28%) Web Design
17 86 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
18 80 (4.80%) Digital Marketing
19 78 (4.68%) Mentoring
20 74 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1273 (76.41%) PHP
2 1111 (66.69%) JavaScript
3 247 (14.83%) SQL
4 228 (13.69%) Java
5 194 (11.64%) PHP5
6 71 (4.26%) C#
7 68 (4.08%) Perl
8 67 (4.02%) Python
9 62 (3.72%) Ruby
10 21 (1.26%) C++
11 17 (1.02%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 13 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.54%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.42%) C
15 5 (0.30%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.24%) PHP4
17 3 (0.18%) Jython
17 3 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 157 (9.42%) Degree
2 29 (1.74%) ISEB
3 26 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 13 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.24%) CIMA
8 2 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.060%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.060%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.060%) AAT
9 1 (0.060%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.060%) MBA
9 1 (0.060%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.060%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.060%) MCSD
9 1 (0.060%) HND
9 1 (0.060%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.38%) QA
2 32 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.48%) WAI
4 5 (0.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.12%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 66 (3.96%) Varnish
2 15 (0.90%) vSphere
3 13 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.24%) KVM
5 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.12%) Samba
6 2 (0.12%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.12%) StorNext
7 1 (0.060%) Docker
7 1 (0.060%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.060%) Squid
Systems Management
1 30 (1.80%) Vagrant
2 24 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.26%) Puppet
4 14 (0.84%) Capistrano
5 12 (0.72%) cPanel
6 11 (0.66%) Nagios
7 10 (0.60%) Plesk
8 8 (0.48%) HAProxy
9 7 (0.42%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.30%) Webmin
11 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.060%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.060%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.060%) WSUS
Vendors
1 252 (15.13%) Zend
2 94 (5.64%) Adobe
3 70 (4.20%) Facebook
4 66 (3.96%) Twitter
5 61 (3.66%) Microsoft
6 60 (3.60%) Google
7 48 (2.88%) Oracle
8 46 (2.76%) Rackspace
9 42 (2.52%) Sitecore
10 33 (1.98%) VMware
11 29 (1.74%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.68%) SAP
13 26 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (1.32%) IBM
15 20 (1.20%) Sage
15 20 (1.20%) hybris
16 16 (0.96%) Endeca
17 15 (0.90%) EPiServer
18 14 (0.84%) TIBCO
18 14 (0.84%) Cisco
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £35,300 to £40,351 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Complete Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum (DOE) + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago