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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 363 301 338
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +37
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 799 1020 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.92% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 4.38% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 623 895 786
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
24107 23297 23176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.19% 21.03% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20239 19500 20103
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 £64,860 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -71 748 £36,250 -7.05% 105
London -45 364 £42,500 -10.52% 46
South East -70 159 £35,000 - 16
East of England -33 55 £32,500 -16.66% 6
South West -14 54 £28,500 -8.80% 13
North West -46 42 £35,000 +40.00% 8
Yorkshire -19 37 £34,250 +11.38% 6
Hampshire -1 36 £28,250 +2.72% 4
Berkshire -40 36 £37,500 -14.77% 1
City of London -19 34 £38,750 -11.42% 9
Manchester -58 32 £40,000 +60.00% 2
West Midlands +13 30 £32,500 +32.65% 5
Scotland +4 28 £31,750 -3.05% 6
Dorset +1 25 £30,000 -20.00% 7
Oxfordshire -16 24 £33,500 -4.28% 6
Hertfordshire -30 24 £30,000 -25.00%
Fareham - 24 £47,500 - 1
Bournemouth +8 22 £30,000 -20.00% 7
Oxford +5 18 £35,000 - 3
Surrey -46 18 £50,000 +85.18%
Bristol -8 16 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Edinburgh -4 15 £31,000 -4.61% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 15 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Maidenhead -21 15 £37,500 -11.76%
Suffolk +11 14 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Warwickshire +11 14 £48,750 +126.74%
Ipswich - 14 £45,000 - 1
Hertford +2 13 £25,000 -
Leeds -20 13 £35,000 +7.69% 5
West Yorkshire -22 13 £35,000 +7.69% 6

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 1297 (75.72%) PHP
2 1222 (71.34%) HTML
3 1188 (69.35%) CSS
4 1112 (64.92%) JavaScript
5 772 (45.07%) MySQL
6 770 (44.95%) jQuery
7 624 (36.43%) CMS
8 570 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
9 531 (31.00%) HTML5
10 511 (29.83%) WordPress
11 418 (24.40%) Git (software)
12 403 (23.53%) Linux
13 399 (23.29%) MVC
14 385 (22.48%) LAMP
15 356 (20.78%) CSS3
16 350 (20.43%) Web Development
17 295 (17.22%) E-Commerce
18 286 (16.70%) Web Services
19 285 (16.64%) Subversion
20 274 (16.00%) Marketing
21 272 (15.88%) Apache
22 271 (15.82%) OO
23 256 (14.94%) Open Source
24 253 (14.77%) Zend
25 245 (14.30%) Java
26 243 (14.19%) Ajax
27 233 (13.60%) SQL
28 224 (13.08%) Content Management
29 202 (11.79%) .NET
30 201 (11.73%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
1 624 (36.43%) CMS
2 511 (29.83%) WordPress
3 272 (15.88%) Apache
4 193 (11.27%) Joomla!
5 95 (5.55%) Umbraco
6 90 (5.25%) Node.js
7 69 (4.03%) SharePoint
8 68 (3.97%) Tomcat
9 53 (3.09%) nginx
10 48 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
11 39 (2.28%) Adobe CQ
11 39 (2.28%) Apache Solr
12 29 (1.69%) IIS
13 19 (1.11%) Liferay
13 19 (1.11%) Alfresco
14 18 (1.05%) ExpressionEngine
14 18 (1.05%) concrete5
15 17 (0.99%) WebSphere
16 16 (0.93%) Moodle
17 14 (0.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 187 (10.92%) Photoshop
2 87 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (2.57%) MS Excel
4 26 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.52%) Fireworks
5 20 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.99%) MS Office
7 5 (0.29%) GIMP
8 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.23%) MS Project
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.058%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 172 (10.04%) Magento
2 19 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.88%) osCommerce
4 5 (0.29%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.23%) Optimost
5 4 (0.23%) Tridion
6 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.058%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.058%) Line 50
7 1 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.69%) SaaS
3 27 (1.58%) GitHub
4 24 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 16 (0.93%) Rackspace Cloud
7 15 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (0.64%) PaaS
9 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (0.29%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.29%) Trello
10 5 (0.29%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.18%) Joyent
12 2 (0.12%) Office 365
12 2 (0.12%) Heroku
13 1 (0.058%) IaaS
13 1 (0.058%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.058%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.72%) Internet
2 53 (3.09%) HTTP
3 41 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.98%) SSL
5 28 (1.63%) Intranet
6 23 (1.34%) DNS
6 23 (1.34%) Broadband
7 20 (1.17%) Firewall
8 10 (0.58%) LAN
9 7 (0.41%) POP3
9 7 (0.41%) SMTP
9 7 (0.41%) VPN
9 7 (0.41%) Extranet
9 7 (0.41%) ICMP
9 7 (0.41%) Network Security
10 6 (0.35%) SSH
11 5 (0.29%) Wireless
11 5 (0.29%) WAN
12 4 (0.23%) SAN
12 4 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 772 (45.07%) MySQL
2 127 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 119 (6.95%) Relational Database
4 84 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 62 (3.62%) NoSQL
6 51 (2.98%) RDBMS
7 34 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (0.88%) Big Data
10 13 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.53%) RavenDB
12 7 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.41%) Redis
12 7 (0.41%) MariaDB
12 7 (0.41%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.35%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.29%) OLAP
15 4 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 418 (24.40%) Git (software)
2 285 (16.64%) Subversion
3 57 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 56 (3.27%) Eclipse
5 50 (2.92%) PHPUnit
6 42 (2.45%) JIRA
7 39 (2.28%) Maven
8 35 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
9 34 (1.98%) Cucumber
10 32 (1.87%) JUnit
11 27 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (1.52%) Mercurial
12 26 (1.52%) Selenium
13 24 (1.40%) NetBeans
13 24 (1.40%) PhpStorm
14 17 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 17 (0.99%) Axure RP
14 17 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 15 (0.88%) Behat
15 15 (0.88%) Bugzilla
General
1 274 (16.00%) Marketing
2 166 (9.69%) Finance
3 80 (4.67%) Publishing
4 73 (4.26%) Retail
5 49 (2.86%) Advertising
6 47 (2.74%) Games
7 40 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.63%) Banking
9 14 (0.82%) Multimedia
10 12 (0.70%) Legal
11 11 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.35%) Back Office
13 6 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.35%) Law
14 5 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.23%) Billing
16 3 (0.18%) Automotive
16 3 (0.18%) French Language
17 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1316 (76.82%) Developer
2 481 (28.08%) Web Developer
3 477 (27.85%) PHP Developer
4 330 (19.26%) Drupal Developer
5 184 (10.74%) Front-End Developer
6 154 (8.99%) Senior Developer
7 121 (7.06%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 104 (6.07%) PHP Web Developer
9 87 (5.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 66 (3.85%) Project Manager
11 65 (3.79%) Architect
12 63 (3.68%) Designer
13 59 (3.44%) Junior
13 59 (3.44%) Senior PHP Developer
14 50 (2.92%) Front-End Web Developer
15 47 (2.74%) Junior Developer
16 39 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
17 37 (2.16%) Programmer
17 37 (2.16%) Graduate
17 37 (2.16%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1222 (71.34%) HTML
2 1188 (69.35%) CSS
3 770 (44.95%) jQuery
4 531 (31.00%) HTML5
5 385 (22.48%) LAMP
6 356 (20.78%) CSS3
7 286 (16.70%) Web Services
8 243 (14.19%) Ajax
9 202 (11.79%) .NET
10 201 (11.73%) Symfony
11 194 (11.33%) XML
12 165 (9.63%) AngularJS
13 155 (9.05%) Sass
14 117 (6.83%) XHTML
15 100 (5.84%) SOAP
16 89 (5.20%) REST
17 86 (5.02%) Laravel
18 85 (4.96%) CakePHP
19 76 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
20 73 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 256 (14.94%) Open Source
2 181 (10.57%) User Experience
3 146 (8.52%) Mobile App
4 124 (7.24%) Social Media
5 82 (4.79%) Digital Media
6 77 (4.50%) Computer Science
7 70 (4.09%) W3C
8 44 (2.57%) Graphic Design
9 36 (2.10%) Kindle
10 29 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.11%) Social Network
14 14 (0.82%) Taxonomies
14 14 (0.82%) iPhone
14 14 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.76%) Video Editing
16 10 (0.58%) Wiki
16 10 (0.58%) Blog
16 10 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 403 (23.53%) Linux
2 88 (5.14%) Android
2 88 (5.14%) Apple iOS
3 84 (4.90%) Windows
4 75 (4.38%) UNIX
5 57 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 43 (2.51%) CentOS
7 26 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.17%) Mac OS X
9 18 (1.05%) Debian
10 14 (0.82%) Solaris
11 12 (0.70%) Fedora
12 6 (0.35%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.23%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (23.29%) MVC
3 350 (20.43%) Web Development
4 295 (17.22%) E-Commerce
5 271 (15.82%) OO
6 224 (13.08%) Content Management
7 166 (9.69%) Scrum
8 164 (9.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 151 (8.81%) OOP
10 141 (8.23%) SEO
11 130 (7.59%) Project Management
11 130 (7.59%) OO PHP
12 101 (5.90%) CRM
13 97 (5.66%) Web Design
14 95 (5.55%) Software Engineering
15 92 (5.37%) TDD
16 91 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
17 90 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
18 88 (5.14%) BDD
19 80 (4.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1297 (75.72%) PHP
2 1112 (64.92%) JavaScript
3 245 (14.30%) Java
4 233 (13.60%) SQL
5 198 (11.56%) PHP5
6 78 (4.55%) C#
7 77 (4.50%) Perl
8 72 (4.20%) Python
9 58 (3.39%) Ruby
10 26 (1.52%) C++
11 23 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 14 (0.82%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.58%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.29%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.29%) C
15 5 (0.29%) Jython
15 5 (0.29%) PHP4
16 4 (0.23%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (9.28%) Degree
2 27 (1.58%) ISEB
3 24 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 14 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.23%) CIMA
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) MCSD
7 2 (0.12%) HND
7 2 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.058%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.058%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.058%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.058%) MBA
8 1 (0.058%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.79%) QA
2 42 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.47%) WAI
4 7 (0.41%) SLA
5 3 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.12%) Dublin Core
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.058%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (4.14%) Varnish
2 20 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.99%) vSphere
4 4 (0.23%) KVM
5 2 (0.12%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.12%) Samba
5 2 (0.12%) StorNext
6 1 (0.058%) Squid
6 1 (0.058%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.058%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (2.16%) Puppet
2 33 (1.93%) Vagrant
2 33 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.99%) Capistrano
3 17 (0.99%) Nagios
4 8 (0.47%) Plesk
4 8 (0.47%) HAProxy
5 7 (0.41%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.058%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.058%) WSUS
Vendors
1 253 (14.77%) Zend
2 102 (5.95%) Adobe
3 65 (3.79%) Google
4 63 (3.68%) Facebook
5 60 (3.50%) Twitter
6 56 (3.27%) Sitecore
7 55 (3.21%) Rackspace
8 51 (2.98%) Microsoft
9 37 (2.16%) VMware
10 36 (2.10%) Oracle
10 36 (2.10%) SAP
11 34 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (1.75%) Red Hat
13 28 (1.63%) Sage
14 20 (1.17%) IBM
15 19 (1.11%) EPiServer
16 14 (0.82%) ATG
17 12 (0.70%) Cisco
18 11 (0.64%) hybris
19 9 (0.53%) Omniture
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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