Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Drupal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Drupal over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 589 676 650
Rank change year-on-year +87 -26 -97
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 270 225 480
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 1.77% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 186 416
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £34,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% +5.81% -4.44%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £49,715 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.48% +2.27% -2.22%

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

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,894 12,678 20,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.63% 14.29% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8,184 10,179 16,319
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,438 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Drupal in England.

Salary trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Drupal in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Drupal in England

Drupal
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the England region over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 131 £52,500 +1.94% 17
South East +77 60 £45,000 +32.35% 15
North of England +2 36 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North West +36 21 £47,500 +13.10% 5
South West -60 20 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Yorkshire -18 15 £40,000 +19.40% 3
East of England +38 12 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Midlands -4 8 £40,000 +33.33% 6
East Midlands +10 5 £38,750 - 5
West Midlands -13 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 164 (60.74%) PHP
2 145 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 124 (45.93%) WordPress
4 123 (45.56%) CSS
5 121 (44.81%) HTML
6 116 (42.96%) CMS
7 109 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
8 93 (34.44%) MySQL
9 81 (30.00%) Laravel
10 63 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 59 (21.85%) E-Commerce
12 53 (19.63%) AWS
13 52 (19.26%) Social Skills
14 49 (18.15%) Docker
15 44 (16.30%) Web Development
16 43 (15.93%) Marketing
16 43 (15.93%) Azure
16 43 (15.93%) React
17 42 (15.56%) LAMP
18 41 (15.19%) DevOps
18 41 (15.19%) Node.js
19 39 (14.44%) Magento
20 38 (14.07%) Content Management
21 37 (13.70%) Google
21 37 (13.70%) jQuery
21 37 (13.70%) User Experience
22 36 (13.33%) JIRA
23 35 (12.96%) Sitecore
23 35 (12.96%) Scrum
23 35 (12.96%) Vue.js

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 124 (45.93%) WordPress
2 116 (42.96%) CMS
3 27 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 26 (9.63%) Umbraco
5 23 (8.52%) Confluence
6 14 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (4.44%) Apache
7 12 (4.44%) Kentico
8 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.59%) nginx
10 5 (1.85%) Facebook Platform
10 5 (1.85%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.48%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.37%) Jadu
12 1 (0.37%) Moodle
12 1 (0.37%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.37%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 9 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.85%) Sketch
4 4 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.48%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 39 (14.44%) Magento
2 15 (5.56%) Shopify
3 12 (4.44%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (2.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.63%) AWS
2 43 (15.93%) Azure
3 21 (7.78%) Yarn
4 20 (7.41%) npm
5 19 (7.04%) Serverless
6 17 (6.30%) Google Analytics
7 16 (5.93%) GCP
8 12 (4.44%) Veeva
9 8 (2.96%) Microsoft 365
10 7 (2.59%) Power Platform
11 6 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.85%) Datadog
12 5 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (1.85%) Fastly
12 5 (1.85%) GitHub
12 5 (1.85%) PaaS
13 4 (1.48%) Amazon Cognito
14 3 (1.11%) Cloudflare
14 3 (1.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 8 (2.96%) DNS
2 8 (2.96%) Intranet
3 7 (2.59%) SSH
4 5 (1.85%) Firewall
4 5 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.85%) SSL
5 4 (1.48%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (34.44%) MySQL
2 14 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.59%) Power BI
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.48%) Redis
8 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.37%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.37%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 63 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.33%) JIRA
3 34 (12.59%) gulp
4 26 (9.63%) Grunt
5 12 (4.44%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.70%) webpack
7 9 (3.33%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.96%) Selenium
9 7 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.48%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.48%) Postman
11 3 (1.11%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.11%) Cypress.io
11 3 (1.11%) git-flow
11 3 (1.11%) PhpStorm
12 2 (0.74%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.74%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.74%) Storybook
12 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
12 2 (0.74%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 52 (19.26%) Social Skills
2 43 (15.93%) Marketing
3 15 (5.56%) Finance
4 11 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.07%) Organisational Skills
5 10 (3.70%) Publishing
6 8 (2.96%) Influencing Skills
7 7 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.22%) Local Government
8 6 (2.22%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.11%) Retail
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 163 (60.37%) Developer
2 58 (21.48%) Drupal Developer
3 42 (15.56%) PHP Developer
4 31 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.52%) Backend Developer
5 23 (8.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 22 (8.15%) Project Manager
7 21 (7.78%) Digital Project Manager
7 21 (7.78%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) CMS Project Manager
10 12 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
11 11 (4.07%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 10 (3.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 9 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.96%) Creative Developer
14 8 (2.96%) Creative Web Developer
14 8 (2.96%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (45.56%) CSS
2 121 (44.81%) HTML
3 81 (30.00%) Laravel
4 43 (15.93%) React
5 42 (15.56%) LAMP
6 41 (15.19%) Node.js
7 37 (13.70%) jQuery
8 35 (12.96%) Vue.js
9 33 (12.22%) HTML5
10 31 (11.48%) Symfony
11 29 (10.74%) CSS3
12 28 (10.37%) Web Services
13 26 (9.63%) Sass
14 25 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
16 22 (8.15%) Yii
17 17 (6.30%) JSON
18 16 (5.93%) AngularJS
19 13 (4.81%) Twig
20 12 (4.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) User Experience
2 30 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.78%) Animation
4 12 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 11 (4.07%) Social Media
6 10 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.85%) Derivative
8 5 (1.85%) Life Science
9 4 (1.48%) NHS
10 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.74%) iPad
11 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.67%) Linux
2 14 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.81%) Windows
4 12 (4.44%) Android
5 7 (2.59%) Unix
5 7 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.85%) Debian
6 5 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.85%) E-Commerce
3 44 (16.30%) Web Development
4 41 (15.19%) DevOps
5 38 (14.07%) Content Management
6 35 (12.96%) Scrum
7 27 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 27 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (10.00%) Project Management
8 23 (8.52%) Analytics
8 23 (8.52%) Mentoring
9 21 (7.78%) Project Delivery
10 20 (7.41%) CRM
11 18 (6.67%) Microservices
11 18 (6.67%) MVC
12 17 (6.30%) Decision-Making
12 17 (6.30%) OOP
13 16 (5.93%) Mobile First
13 16 (5.93%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 164 (60.74%) PHP
2 145 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 33 (12.22%) Python
4 12 (4.44%) ES6
5 10 (3.70%) Ruby
6 8 (2.96%) SQL
7 6 (2.22%) Java
7 6 (2.22%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.48%) Perl
9 3 (1.11%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (1.85%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.04%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) WCAG
3 4 (1.48%) WAI
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (18.15%) Docker
2 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.74%) Varnish
4 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.44%) Terraform
3 7 (2.59%) Ansible
3 7 (2.59%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.59%) Puppet
4 5 (1.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 37 (13.70%) Google
2 35 (12.96%) Sitecore
3 27 (10.00%) Zend
4 22 (8.15%) Atlassian
5 15 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (4.81%) SAP
8 12 (4.44%) hybris
9 8 (2.96%) Adobe
10 7 (2.59%) Oracle
11 6 (2.22%) Facebook
11 6 (2.22%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.85%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.85%) Dynatrace
12 5 (1.85%) New Relic
12 5 (1.85%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.11%) Netlify
13 3 (1.11%) Pega
13 3 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 2 (0.74%) Optimizely