Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 292 275
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 67 61 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.01% 2.76% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 59 94
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,425 £45,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2228 2207 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.48% 18.11% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1857 2002
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Manchester -2 44 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Merseyside +18 12 £53,750 +26.47% 2
Cheshire -34 7 £47,500 +26.67%
Lancashire -1 3 £32,500 +6.56% 1
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 51 (76.12%) JavaScript
2 44 (65.67%) HTML
2 44 (65.67%) CSS
3 43 (64.18%) PHP
4 34 (50.75%) jQuery
5 29 (43.28%) MVC
5 29 (43.28%) CMS
6 23 (34.33%) WordPress
6 23 (34.33%) Magento
7 22 (32.84%) MySQL
8 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
9 17 (25.37%) .NET
9 17 (25.37%) Laravel
10 16 (23.88%) Node.js
10 16 (23.88%) HTML5
10 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (22.39%) Sitecore
11 15 (22.39%) Linux
12 13 (19.40%) E-Commerce
12 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
12 13 (19.40%) User Experience
13 12 (17.91%) OO PHP
13 12 (17.91%) SQL
14 11 (16.42%) Marketing
14 11 (16.42%) Facebook
14 11 (16.42%) Twitter
15 10 (14.93%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (14.93%) Web Development
15 10 (14.93%) Ajax
15 10 (14.93%) Umbraco

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 29 (43.28%) CMS
2 23 (34.33%) WordPress
3 10 (14.93%) Umbraco
4 9 (13.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (11.94%) Sitefinity
6 7 (10.45%) Apache
7 6 (8.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (8.96%) EPiServer
7 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
8 5 (7.46%) Joomla!
9 3 (4.48%) GeoServer
10 2 (2.99%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.49%) concrete5
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.99%) AdWords
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
1 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) MySQL
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.46%) GIS
5 4 (5.97%) Spatial Data
6 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) SQLite
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.45%) Bitbucket
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) Grunt
4 2 (2.99%) gulp
5 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.49%) CasperJS
5 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (16.42%) Marketing
2 9 (13.43%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Advertising
4 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Finance
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) PHP Developer
3 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Lead Developer
4 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (8.96%) UI Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Lead PHP Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.48%) PHP Team Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (65.67%) CSS
1 44 (65.67%) HTML
2 34 (50.75%) jQuery
3 17 (25.37%) .NET
3 17 (25.37%) Laravel
4 16 (23.88%) HTML5
4 16 (23.88%) Node.js
5 10 (14.93%) Ajax
6 8 (11.94%) LAMP
7 7 (10.45%) CSS3
7 7 (10.45%) Symfony
7 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (8.96%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (8.96%) PhoneGap
8 6 (8.96%) Semantic HTML
9 5 (7.46%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (5.97%) Sass
11 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.48%) LESS
11 3 (4.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Animation
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.48%) Video Editing
3 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Blog
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Android
2 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) MVC
2 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.40%) E-Commerce
4 12 (17.91%) OO PHP
5 10 (14.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (14.93%) Web Development
6 9 (13.43%) OOP
7 8 (11.94%) Analytics
7 8 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.94%) Web Design
8 7 (10.45%) DevOps
8 7 (10.45%) Mobile First
8 7 (10.45%) Wireframes
9 6 (8.96%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 6 (8.96%) OO
9 6 (8.96%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 6 (8.96%) Software Delivery
10 5 (7.46%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) JavaScript
2 43 (64.18%) PHP
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) C#
5 8 (11.94%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
6 2 (2.99%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
1 1 (1.49%) MCP
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Sitecore
2 11 (16.42%) Facebook
2 11 (16.42%) Twitter
3 10 (14.93%) Adobe
4 5 (7.46%) Zend
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle