Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 323 280
Rank change year-on-year +2 -43 +10
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 45 47 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 2.19% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 74
North West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% +19.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £26,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 2,166 2,149 2,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.93% 17.37% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,844 1,850
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,850 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 23 £55,000 +57.14% 9
Merseyside +30 14 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Cheshire -50 7 £46,250 +65.18% 1
Lancashire +1 1 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 36 (80.00%) PHP
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) HTML
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 22 (48.89%) jQuery
5 20 (44.44%) CMS
6 18 (40.00%) MySQL
7 16 (35.56%) Magento
7 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
7 16 (35.56%) HTML5
8 15 (33.33%) Java
9 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (31.11%) WordPress
10 13 (28.89%) Web Development
10 13 (28.89%) Laravel
11 12 (26.67%) Advertising
11 12 (26.67%) Node.js
11 12 (26.67%) Zend
11 12 (26.67%) User Experience
12 10 (22.22%) Symfony
12 10 (22.22%) OOP
13 9 (20.00%) OO
13 9 (20.00%) Adobe
13 9 (20.00%) Content Management
13 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (20.00%) CSS3
13 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
14 8 (17.78%) Mobile First

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 20 (44.44%) CMS
2 14 (31.11%) WordPress
3 5 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (11.11%) EPiServer
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) Joomla!
4 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
5 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.44%) Kentico
7 1 (2.22%) concrete5
7 1 (2.22%) GeoServer
7 1 (2.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.22%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (2.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Magento
2 2 (4.44%) OpenCart
2 2 (4.44%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Google App Engine
1 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.44%) AdWords
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) GIS
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.67%) MariaDB
6 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.67%) SQLite
7 1 (2.22%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 5 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) Grunt
3 3 (6.67%) gulp
4 2 (4.44%) Bazaar
4 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.44%) PhantomJS
4 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (26.67%) Advertising
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (13.33%) UI Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Magento Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Management Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Service Management Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Magento Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) CSS
1 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 22 (48.89%) jQuery
3 16 (35.56%) HTML5
4 13 (28.89%) Laravel
5 12 (26.67%) Node.js
6 10 (22.22%) Symfony
7 9 (20.00%) CSS3
8 8 (17.78%) Ajax
9 7 (15.56%) React
9 7 (15.56%) Sass
10 6 (13.33%) .NET
10 6 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (11.11%) LAMP
11 5 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (8.89%) LESS
12 4 (8.89%) REST
12 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Animation
4 3 (6.67%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.89%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Web Development
3 10 (22.22%) OOP
4 9 (20.00%) Content Management
4 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 9 (20.00%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (17.78%) Mobile First
5 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 7 (15.56%) Open Source
6 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
7 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.33%) Web Design
8 5 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 5 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 5 (11.11%) Wireframes
9 4 (8.89%) Analytics
9 4 (8.89%) SEO
9 4 (8.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) PHP
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) PHP 7
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Zend
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe
3 8 (17.78%) Google
3 8 (17.78%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.44%) Capita
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter