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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 410 339 300
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -39
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 638 950 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.80% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% 3.81% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 526 767 901
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
22854 24939 23428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.91% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18934 20606 19779
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 2015 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 1 May 2015. 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 -73 612 £40,000 +6.66% 113
London -92 265 £50,000 +20.84% 45
South East -45 135 £32,500 -10.95% 33
City of London -6 79 £47,500 +21.01% 17
East of England +4 68 £34,000 -11.68% 5
South West -5 57 £33,500 +4.68% 5
Surrey +52 44 £32,500 -10.95% 4
Yorkshire +33 41 £25,000 -28.57% 6
North West +12 34 £30,625 -1.20% 10
Hertfordshire +13 31 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Reigate - 31 £32,500 - 2
Oxfordshire -23 28 £30,000 -6.25% 11
Manchester +5 25 £32,500 +18.18% 7
Bristol -3 25 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire -53 24 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Hampshire +3 21 £31,000 -38.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +23 18 £46,000 +15.00%
Cambridge +19 17 £46,000 +15.00%
Dorset 0 16 £23,750 -20.83% 3
West Yorkshire +17 14 £24,750 -26.66% 5
West Sussex +13 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Wallingford +6 13 £30,000 +42.85%
Suffolk -14 13 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Scotland -27 13 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Leeds +7 12 £22,500 -33.33% 2
Fareham +5 11 £31,000 -38.00% 2
Horsham - 11 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -1 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Ipswich -12 10 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Maidenhead -4 9 £38,500 +2.66%

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1128 (79.05%) PHP
2 1049 (73.51%) HTML
3 953 (66.78%) CSS
4 947 (66.36%) JavaScript
5 681 (47.72%) MySQL
6 657 (46.04%) jQuery
7 486 (34.06%) CMS
8 477 (33.43%) HTML5
9 436 (30.55%) WordPress
10 392 (27.47%) Git (software)
11 386 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
12 352 (24.67%) CSS3
13 332 (23.27%) MVC
14 323 (22.63%) LAMP
15 322 (22.56%) Web Development
16 307 (21.51%) Linux
17 275 (19.27%) Zend
18 266 (18.64%) OO
19 245 (17.17%) SQL
20 229 (16.05%) E-Commerce
21 227 (15.91%) Java
22 217 (15.21%) Apache
23 206 (14.44%) Subversion
24 197 (13.81%) Symfony
25 196 (13.74%) Ajax
25 196 (13.74%) Web Services
26 190 (13.31%) Joomla!
27 187 (13.10%) .NET
28 185 (12.96%) Magento
29 181 (12.68%) XML

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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
1 486 (34.06%) CMS
2 436 (30.55%) WordPress
3 217 (15.21%) Apache
4 190 (13.31%) Joomla!
5 91 (6.38%) Node.js
6 72 (5.05%) Tomcat
7 70 (4.91%) Apache Solr
8 64 (4.48%) nginx
9 55 (3.85%) Umbraco
10 54 (3.78%) SharePoint
11 36 (2.52%) Liferay
12 30 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
13 29 (2.03%) Alfresco
14 27 (1.89%) IIS
15 26 (1.82%) Mule
16 22 (1.54%) Moodle
17 21 (1.47%) Kentico
18 20 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
19 15 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 14 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 83 (5.82%) Photoshop
2 36 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 33 (2.31%) MS Excel
4 31 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.91%) InDesign
6 12 (0.84%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.28%) MS Office
10 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.21%) MS Project
11 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.070%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 185 (12.96%) Magento
2 16 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.49%) Zen Cart
4 4 (0.28%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.14%) Cordys
5 2 (0.14%) Shopify
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.070%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.070%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 83 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.96%) GitHub
3 25 (1.75%) Google Analytics
4 24 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.33%) SaaS
6 18 (1.26%) PaaS
7 14 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.35%) MailChimp
10 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.21%) Route 53
11 3 (0.21%) Joyent
11 3 (0.21%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.21%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.14%) Office 365
13 1 (0.070%) Heroku
13 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.070%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.85%) Internet
2 54 (3.78%) HTTP
3 25 (1.75%) SSH
4 23 (1.61%) DNS
4 23 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.47%) SSL
6 17 (1.19%) VPN
6 17 (1.19%) FTP
7 14 (0.98%) Firewall
7 14 (0.98%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.91%) Broadband
9 9 (0.63%) VLAN
9 9 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (0.49%) Intranet
11 5 (0.35%) SMTP
12 3 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.21%) SAN
12 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.14%) LAN
13 2 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 681 (47.72%) MySQL
2 119 (8.34%) SQL Server
3 65 (4.56%) Relational Database
4 51 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 50 (3.50%) MongoDB
6 38 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 23 (1.61%) Couchbase
8 22 (1.54%) Redis
9 18 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (0.77%) MariaDB
11 11 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.70%) DB2
12 10 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.63%) Neo4j
13 9 (0.63%) OLAP
14 5 (0.35%) Big Data
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 392 (27.47%) Git (software)
2 206 (14.44%) Subversion
3 40 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 37 (2.59%) Maven
5 32 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (2.17%) JIRA
7 30 (2.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 29 (2.03%) Eclipse
9 25 (1.75%) Grunt
10 22 (1.54%) Selenium
11 20 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
11 20 (1.40%) Mercurial
12 16 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 16 (1.12%) NetBeans
12 16 (1.12%) PhpStorm
13 15 (1.05%) PHPUnit
14 13 (0.91%) LoadRunner
15 10 (0.70%) JUnit
15 10 (0.70%) Behat
16 9 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 180 (12.61%) Finance
2 173 (12.12%) Marketing
3 80 (5.61%) Publishing
4 58 (4.06%) Retail
5 40 (2.80%) Multimedia
5 40 (2.80%) Advertising
6 39 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.66%) Games
8 27 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.33%) Back Office
10 9 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.63%) Law
10 9 (0.63%) Legal
11 8 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.56%) French Language
12 7 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.42%) Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) iGaming
16 1 (0.070%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1105 (77.44%) Developer
2 385 (26.98%) PHP Developer
3 351 (24.60%) Web Developer
4 248 (17.38%) Drupal Developer
5 189 (13.24%) Front-End Developer
6 184 (12.89%) Senior Developer
7 113 (7.92%) PHP Web Developer
8 90 (6.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 54 (3.78%) Senior PHP Developer
10 52 (3.64%) Project Manager
11 49 (3.43%) Architect
12 47 (3.29%) Junior
13 41 (2.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 39 (2.73%) Analyst
15 38 (2.66%) Lead Developer
15 38 (2.66%) Java Developer
16 36 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
16 36 (2.52%) Junior Developer
16 36 (2.52%) Designer
17 30 (2.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1049 (73.51%) HTML
2 953 (66.78%) CSS
3 657 (46.04%) jQuery
4 477 (33.43%) HTML5
5 352 (24.67%) CSS3
6 323 (22.63%) LAMP
7 197 (13.81%) Symfony
8 196 (13.74%) Ajax
8 196 (13.74%) Web Services
9 187 (13.10%) .NET
10 181 (12.68%) XML
11 174 (12.19%) CakePHP
12 138 (9.67%) Sass
12 138 (9.67%) AngularJS
13 100 (7.01%) XHTML
13 100 (7.01%) REST
14 80 (5.61%) ASP.NET
15 76 (5.33%) Laravel
16 68 (4.77%) SOAP
16 68 (4.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 178 (12.47%) Open Source
2 176 (12.33%) User Experience
3 110 (7.71%) Mobile App
4 79 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 47 (3.29%) W3C
6 46 (3.22%) Social Media
7 36 (2.52%) Digital Media
8 33 (2.31%) Kindle
9 31 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.40%) Social Network
11 20 (1.40%) Graphic Design
12 19 (1.33%) Data Integration
13 17 (1.19%) FMCG
14 11 (0.77%) Taxonomies
15 10 (0.70%) BBC
15 10 (0.70%) Video Editing
15 10 (0.70%) Semantic Web
16 8 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.49%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 307 (21.51%) Linux
2 107 (7.50%) Windows
3 77 (5.40%) UNIX
4 48 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 46 (3.22%) Android
6 39 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.68%) CentOS
8 21 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.98%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.63%) AIX
11 7 (0.49%) Debian
12 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.21%) SUSE
16 2 (0.14%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (23.27%) MVC
3 322 (22.56%) Web Development
4 266 (18.64%) OO
5 229 (16.05%) E-Commerce
6 156 (10.93%) OOP
7 145 (10.16%) Content Management
8 142 (9.95%) OO PHP
9 131 (9.18%) Responsive Web Design
10 111 (7.78%) Scrum
11 104 (7.29%) Project Management
12 92 (6.45%) SEO
13 76 (5.33%) TDD
13 76 (5.33%) Mentoring
14 73 (5.12%) Web Design
15 69 (4.84%) CRM
16 63 (4.41%) Software Engineering
17 54 (3.78%) DevOps
17 54 (3.78%) PRINCE2
17 54 (3.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1128 (79.05%) PHP
2 947 (66.36%) JavaScript
3 245 (17.17%) SQL
4 227 (15.91%) Java
5 108 (7.57%) C#
6 95 (6.66%) PHP5
7 79 (5.54%) Python
8 66 (4.63%) Perl
9 62 (4.34%) Ruby
10 43 (3.01%) VB.NET
11 35 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 18 (1.26%) XQuery
13 16 (1.12%) C
14 14 (0.98%) AWK
15 13 (0.91%) C++
16 9 (0.63%) ActionScript
17 8 (0.56%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.49%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.42%) sed
20 5 (0.35%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 164 (11.49%) Degree
2 15 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (0.63%) ISEB
5 7 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.28%) MBA
7 1 (0.070%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.070%) AAT
7 1 (0.070%) PMP
7 1 (0.070%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.78%) QA
2 37 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 28 (1.96%) SLA
4 14 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.42%) WAI
6 2 (0.14%) WCAG
7 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (6.59%) Varnish
2 11 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.70%) vSphere
4 7 (0.49%) Samba
4 7 (0.49%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.14%) Squid
6 2 (0.14%) KVM
6 2 (0.14%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.070%) vCloud
7 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.070%) LXC
7 1 (0.070%) Docker
7 1 (0.070%) Xen
7 1 (0.070%) NFS
Systems Management
1 55 (3.85%) Puppet
2 51 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (2.03%) Vagrant
4 20 (1.40%) Salt
5 18 (1.26%) Nagios
6 13 (0.91%) cPanel
6 13 (0.91%) Plesk
7 7 (0.49%) Webmin
8 6 (0.42%) CA LISA
9 5 (0.35%) Kibana
9 5 (0.35%) logstash
10 4 (0.28%) Ansible
10 4 (0.28%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.14%) OpenView
11 2 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.14%) SCCM
11 2 (0.14%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.14%) Cacti
11 2 (0.14%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 275 (19.27%) Zend
2 91 (6.38%) Oracle
3 90 (6.31%) Adobe
4 73 (5.12%) Microsoft
5 44 (3.08%) Facebook
6 43 (3.01%) Twitter
7 41 (2.87%) Google
8 40 (2.80%) Rackspace
9 32 (2.24%) hybris
10 30 (2.10%) IBM
11 29 (2.03%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.61%) Endeca
12 23 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.54%) TIBCO
14 21 (1.47%) VMware
15 12 (0.84%) Sencha
16 11 (0.77%) OpenText
16 11 (0.77%) SAP
17 10 (0.70%) Sitecore
18 9 (0.63%) Eloqua
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