The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Drupal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 81 119
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.74% 1.38% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.65% 7.59% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +19.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% +10.29%  

Drupal is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 172 237 257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 15.99% 18.16% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 137 193 187
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £21,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,522
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Drupal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Cheshire

Drupal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Drupal in Cheshire

Drupal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -3 3 - -
Drupal
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) WordPress
2 9 (90.00%) CMS
2 9 (90.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Apache
3 8 (80.00%) LAMP
3 8 (80.00%) User Experience
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
6 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) Web Development
7 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (40.00%) Twig
8 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) Node.js
8 2 (20.00%) CSS3
8 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
9 1 (10.00%) Analytics
9 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
9 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (10.00%) AdWords
9 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 1 (10.00%) SEO
9 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) WordPress
2 9 (90.00%) CMS
3 8 (80.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AdWords
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) LAMP
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Twig
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Node.js
5 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Animation
2 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) B2B
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (10.00%) SEO
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Google