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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 333 311 310
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 911 874 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 4.01% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 720 798 850
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
24183 21821 24635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 20.00% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19731 18450 21085
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +1 858 £40,000 - 110
London +19 480 £42,500 -10.52% 58
South East -15 175 £35,000 -6.66% 20
City of London -31 57 £42,500 -3.40% 7
South West -11 55 £30,000 - 11
East of England -21 55 £36,868 +22.89% 6
North West +28 48 £32,500 +4.00% 8
Hampshire +8 48 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Berkshire -23 46 £34,500 -25.40% 2
Fareham +22 37 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +19 28 £32,500 +13.04% 8
Reading +6 27 £37,500 -37.50% 2
West Midlands +4 22 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Scotland -25 22 £31,250 -21.87% 10
Hertfordshire +14 21 £30,000 -24.05%
Surrey -21 20 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Oxfordshire 0 19 £37,500 - 5
Bristol 0 16 £30,000 +7.14% 5
Bournemouth -5 16 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Dorset -7 16 £28,500 -18.57% 3
East Sussex -13 16 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Yorkshire -34 16 £29,500 +3.50% 1
Brighton -9 15 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Glasgow - 15 £30,000 - 5
Cheshire -4 14 £25,000 -23.07%
Leeds -27 14 £29,250 +1.73% 1
West Yorkshire -29 14 £29,250 +1.73% 1
Oxford +7 13 £37,500 +3.44% 3
Suffolk 0 12 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Somerset -13 12 £35,000 +16.66% 1

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1455 (77.02%) PHP
2 1219 (64.53%) HTML
3 1188 (62.89%) CSS
4 1134 (60.03%) JavaScript
5 870 (46.06%) MySQL
6 738 (39.07%) jQuery
7 675 (35.73%) CMS
8 519 (27.47%) HTML5
9 508 (26.89%) WordPress
10 483 (25.57%) Linux
11 428 (22.66%) LAMP
12 372 (19.69%) Git (software)
13 349 (18.48%) CSS3
14 334 (17.68%) Web Development
15 333 (17.63%) E-Commerce
16 331 (17.52%) MVC
17 325 (17.20%) Marketing
18 320 (16.94%) Apache
19 301 (15.93%) Java
20 300 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
21 289 (15.30%) Open Source
22 272 (14.40%) Zend
22 272 (14.40%) Web Services
23 268 (14.19%) OO
24 264 (13.98%) Ajax
25 262 (13.87%) Content Management
26 258 (13.66%) Subversion
27 253 (13.39%) SQL
28 231 (12.23%) Magento
29 223 (11.81%) XML

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 675 (35.73%) CMS
2 508 (26.89%) WordPress
3 320 (16.94%) Apache
4 188 (9.95%) Joomla!
5 118 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 78 (4.13%) Node.js
7 76 (4.02%) Umbraco
8 67 (3.55%) Tomcat
9 61 (3.23%) nginx
10 51 (2.70%) Apache Solr
11 46 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 42 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
13 36 (1.91%) Alfresco
14 26 (1.38%) IIS
15 24 (1.27%) concrete5
15 24 (1.27%) Escenic
16 23 (1.22%) SugarCRM
17 22 (1.16%) WebSphere
18 20 (1.06%) Kentico
19 17 (0.90%) Liferay
Applications
1 161 (8.52%) Photoshop
2 70 (3.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 50 (2.65%) MS Excel
4 42 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.27%) Fireworks
6 23 (1.22%) MS Office
7 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.37%) MS Project
9 5 (0.26%) GIMP
9 5 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.16%) InDesign
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 231 (12.23%) Magento
2 28 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 20 (1.06%) osCommerce
4 12 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.32%) Optimost
6 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Tridion
7 2 (0.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.053%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 80 (4.24%) SaaS
2 70 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (1.64%) PaaS
5 23 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 20 (1.06%) GitHub
7 18 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
8 14 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (0.42%) Joyent
10 6 (0.32%) Trello
11 3 (0.16%) Office 365
11 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.16%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.11%) Heroku
13 1 (0.053%) IaaS
13 1 (0.053%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.053%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 109 (5.77%) Internet
2 87 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 81 (4.29%) HTTP
4 44 (2.33%) SSL
5 32 (1.69%) Intranet
6 28 (1.48%) DNS
6 28 (1.48%) Firewall
7 14 (0.74%) VPN
8 11 (0.58%) FTP
9 9 (0.48%) SSH
10 8 (0.42%) Extranet
11 7 (0.37%) ICMP
11 7 (0.37%) POP3
11 7 (0.37%) SMTP
12 5 (0.26%) LAN
12 5 (0.26%) VoIP
12 5 (0.26%) WAN
12 5 (0.26%) Wireless
13 4 (0.21%) Network Security
13 4 (0.21%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 870 (46.06%) MySQL
2 117 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 111 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 93 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 49 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 45 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 22 (1.16%) Big Data
8 19 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (1.01%) Pentaho
9 16 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.48%) RavenDB
12 9 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.32%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 372 (19.69%) Git (software)
2 258 (13.66%) Subversion
3 75 (3.97%) Jenkins
4 60 (3.18%) PHPUnit
5 55 (2.91%) JIRA
6 36 (1.91%) Dreamweaver
7 31 (1.64%) Maven
8 30 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 30 (1.59%) Mercurial
9 28 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (1.43%) JUnit
11 26 (1.38%) Selenium
12 23 (1.22%) Visual Studio
13 22 (1.16%) Cucumber
14 16 (0.85%) Behat
15 15 (0.79%) Ant
16 13 (0.69%) Grunt
16 13 (0.69%) Gradle
17 12 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
18 9 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 325 (17.20%) Marketing
2 150 (7.94%) Finance
3 111 (5.88%) Publishing
4 67 (3.55%) Retail
5 57 (3.02%) Games
6 42 (2.22%) Advertising
7 32 (1.69%) Banking
8 25 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.74%) Multimedia
10 12 (0.64%) Back Office
11 8 (0.42%) Legal
12 7 (0.37%) Automotive
13 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.26%) Billing
14 5 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.21%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.11%) Law
17 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1395 (73.85%) Developer
2 543 (28.75%) PHP Developer
3 447 (23.66%) Web Developer
4 368 (19.48%) Drupal Developer
5 182 (9.63%) Senior Developer
6 169 (8.95%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 149 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
8 108 (5.72%) PHP Web Developer
9 87 (4.61%) Project Manager
10 77 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
11 64 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 63 (3.34%) Lead Developer
13 61 (3.23%) Programmer
14 58 (3.07%) Architect
15 46 (2.44%) Analyst
15 46 (2.44%) Junior
16 42 (2.22%) .NET Developer
17 41 (2.17%) Designer
18 40 (2.12%) Digital Project Manager
18 40 (2.12%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1219 (64.53%) HTML
2 1188 (62.89%) CSS
3 738 (39.07%) jQuery
4 519 (27.47%) HTML5
5 428 (22.66%) LAMP
6 349 (18.48%) CSS3
7 272 (14.40%) Web Services
8 264 (13.98%) Ajax
9 223 (11.81%) XML
10 213 (11.28%) .NET
11 188 (9.95%) Symfony
12 143 (7.57%) XHTML
13 126 (6.67%) Sass
14 114 (6.03%) AngularJS
15 103 (5.45%) JSON
16 100 (5.29%) ASP.NET
16 100 (5.29%) SOAP
17 96 (5.08%) REST
18 84 (4.45%) Laravel
19 81 (4.29%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 289 (15.30%) Open Source
2 139 (7.36%) Social Media
3 137 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 101 (5.35%) Digital Media
5 79 (4.18%) Computer Science
6 56 (2.96%) Kindle
7 48 (2.54%) W3C
8 34 (1.80%) Taxonomies
9 22 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.16%) Video on Demand
10 19 (1.01%) Web 2.0
11 18 (0.95%) FMCG
12 16 (0.85%) New Media
13 15 (0.79%) Blog
14 14 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.74%) Graphic Design
15 13 (0.69%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.53%) Wiki
16 10 (0.53%) Social Network
16 10 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 483 (25.57%) Linux
2 122 (6.46%) UNIX
3 98 (5.19%) Windows
4 97 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 94 (4.98%) Android
6 68 (3.60%) Ubuntu
7 54 (2.86%) CentOS
8 44 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (1.43%) Debian
10 25 (1.32%) Solaris
11 12 (0.64%) Fedora
12 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.32%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.21%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.16%) SELinux
18 2 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (17.68%) Web Development
2 333 (17.63%) E-Commerce
3 331 (17.52%) MVC
4 300 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
5 268 (14.19%) OO
6 262 (13.87%) Content Management
7 188 (9.95%) Project Management
8 182 (9.63%) Scrum
9 176 (9.32%) TDD
10 160 (8.47%) OOP
11 141 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 139 (7.36%) SEO
13 137 (7.25%) Web Design
14 125 (6.62%) CRM
15 103 (5.45%) BDD
16 102 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
17 95 (5.03%) Digital Marketing
18 91 (4.82%) Waterfall
19 87 (4.61%) OO PHP
20 79 (4.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1455 (77.02%) PHP
2 1134 (60.03%) JavaScript
3 301 (15.93%) Java
4 253 (13.39%) SQL
5 189 (10.01%) PHP5
6 158 (8.36%) Python
7 118 (6.25%) Perl
8 107 (5.66%) C#
9 101 (5.35%) Ruby
10 45 (2.38%) VB.NET
11 37 (1.96%) C++
12 31 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 21 (1.11%) ActionScript
14 20 (1.06%) Jython
15 15 (0.79%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.69%) VB
17 12 (0.64%) PHP4
18 9 (0.48%) C
18 9 (0.48%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 179 (9.48%) Degree
2 29 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (0.37%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.37%) ISEB
4 7 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.32%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (0.26%) CIW
7 4 (0.21%) PhD
8 3 (0.16%) MBA
8 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.11%) MCSD
9 2 (0.11%) HND
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.053%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.053%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.08%) QA
2 69 (3.65%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.11%) SLA
4 7 (0.37%) WCAG
5 4 (0.21%) WAI
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.053%) COBIT
System Software
1 97 (5.13%) Varnish
2 34 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.38%) vSphere
4 5 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.21%) KVM
5 4 (0.21%) NFS
5 4 (0.21%) Postfix
6 2 (0.11%) Samba
6 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) StorNext
6 2 (0.11%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.053%) Docker
7 1 (0.053%) Squid
7 1 (0.053%) XenApp
7 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (3.39%) Puppet
2 59 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (1.91%) Nagios
4 27 (1.43%) Vagrant
5 25 (1.32%) Plesk
6 23 (1.22%) Capistrano
7 13 (0.69%) HAProxy
8 8 (0.42%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.37%) Cacti
9 7 (0.37%) Ganglia
9 7 (0.37%) OpenView
9 7 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.053%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.053%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.053%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 272 (14.40%) Zend
2 123 (6.51%) Adobe
3 89 (4.71%) Google
4 57 (3.02%) Microsoft
5 55 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 55 (2.91%) Facebook
6 54 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 52 (2.75%) VMware
8 51 (2.70%) Rackspace
9 45 (2.38%) Twitter
9 45 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (2.38%) SAP
10 38 (2.01%) Sage
11 37 (1.96%) JBoss
12 34 (1.80%) Oracle
13 22 (1.16%) EPiServer
14 18 (0.95%) IBM
15 15 (0.79%) ATG
16 12 (0.64%) Omniture
16 12 (0.64%) Talend
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £35k to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redactive Media Group
Salary: Upto £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Pension, Medical Cover, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + up to 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum £40,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago