Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 581 586 497
Rank change year-on-year +5 -89 +8
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 261 320 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.33% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 2.23% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 223 267 426
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £60,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +4.55%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 11,175 14,345 16,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 14.24% 15.64% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8,699 11,535 13,561
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,925 £25,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the UK excluding London

Drupal
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Drupal in the UK excluding London

Drupal
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Drupal in the UK excluding London

Drupal
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
South East +17 104 £43,000 -1.71% 7
North of England +16 54 £37,500 - 17
South West +6 54 £40,750 +17.27% 15
Midlands +33 29 £33,250 +20.91% 4
Yorkshire +12 28 £35,000 -6.67% 5
West Midlands +32 25 £35,000 +27.27% 3
North West +17 24 £41,000 +9.33% 12
East of England +23 7 £35,000 - 7
Scotland +10 7 £40,000 +12.04% 3
Wales +3 6 £33,750 -15.63%
East Midlands +25 4 £22,500 -19.64% 1
North East +15 2 £40,000 +77.78%
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 176 (67.43%) PHP
2 160 (61.30%) HTML
2 160 (61.30%) JavaScript
3 152 (58.24%) CSS
4 110 (42.15%) CMS
4 110 (42.15%) WordPress
5 102 (39.08%) MySQL
6 97 (37.16%) Git (software)
7 84 (32.18%) MVC
8 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (27.20%) Web Development
10 66 (25.29%) jQuery
11 65 (24.90%) Content Management
12 63 (24.14%) Laravel
13 57 (21.84%) Linux
14 52 (19.92%) React
15 51 (19.54%) Azure
16 49 (18.77%) LAMP
17 43 (16.48%) JIRA
17 43 (16.48%) Marketing
18 42 (16.09%) E-Commerce
19 40 (15.33%) Symfony
20 39 (14.94%) AWS
20 39 (14.94%) AngularJS
21 38 (14.56%) Sass
22 37 (14.18%) CRM
23 36 (13.79%) Magento
23 36 (13.79%) Node.js
23 36 (13.79%) DevOps
23 36 (13.79%) Front End Development

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 110 (42.15%) CMS
1 110 (42.15%) WordPress
2 32 (12.26%) Apache
3 31 (11.88%) Confluence
4 25 (9.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 21 (8.05%) Joomla!
6 19 (7.28%) Umbraco
7 18 (6.90%) SugarCRM
8 13 (4.98%) nginx
8 13 (4.98%) SharePoint
9 12 (4.60%) Apache Solr
10 8 (3.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (2.68%) TYPO3
12 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.77%) IIS
14 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.38%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 25 (9.58%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (4.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (4.21%) Sketch
4 7 (2.68%) InDesign
5 6 (2.30%) InVision
6 5 (1.92%) Adobe XD
7 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.77%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.77%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 36 (13.79%) Magento
2 12 (4.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (2.68%) CiviCRM
4 2 (0.77%) Shopify
4 2 (0.77%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.54%) Azure
2 39 (14.94%) AWS
3 19 (7.28%) GCP
4 15 (5.75%) npm
5 14 (5.36%) GitHub
6 10 (3.83%) Office 365
7 7 (2.68%) Serverless
8 5 (1.92%) Fastly
8 5 (1.92%) Heroku
9 4 (1.53%) SaaS
10 3 (1.15%) MailChimp
10 3 (1.15%) Yarn
11 2 (0.77%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.77%) PaaS
11 2 (0.77%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) Intranet
2 7 (2.68%) DNS
3 5 (1.92%) Internet
4 4 (1.53%) Extranet
4 4 (1.53%) Skype
4 4 (1.53%) SSL
5 3 (1.15%) SSH
6 2 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (39.08%) MySQL
2 23 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.75%) MariaDB
6 12 (4.60%) Redis
7 11 (4.21%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.21%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.92%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.77%) phpMyAdmin
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) GIS
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 97 (37.16%) Git (software)
2 43 (16.48%) JIRA
3 27 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 19 (7.28%) CircleCI
5 17 (6.51%) Mocha
6 15 (5.75%) Bitbucket
7 13 (4.98%) gulp
8 12 (4.60%) Grunt
8 12 (4.60%) Subversion
9 11 (4.21%) GitLab
9 11 (4.21%) Mercurial
10 8 (3.07%) Maven
11 7 (2.68%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.68%) Selenium
12 6 (2.30%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.53%) JMeter
13 4 (1.53%) Protractor
13 4 (1.53%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.15%) Axure RP
14 3 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (16.48%) Marketing
2 8 (3.07%) Public Sector
3 7 (2.68%) Advertising
3 7 (2.68%) Finance
3 7 (2.68%) Retail
4 6 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.30%) Automotive
4 6 (2.30%) Electronics
4 6 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.77%) German Language
7 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 169 (64.75%) Developer
2 69 (26.44%) PHP Developer
3 56 (21.46%) Drupal Developer
4 32 (12.26%) Web Developer
5 21 (8.05%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.66%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 16 (6.13%) Architect
8 15 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.36%) Digital Developer
10 13 (4.98%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.98%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (3.83%) Backend Developer
13 8 (3.07%) Lead DevOps
13 8 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.07%) WordPress Developer
14 7 (2.68%) Applications Developer
14 7 (2.68%) Development Manager
14 7 (2.68%) Junior
14 7 (2.68%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (61.30%) HTML
2 152 (58.24%) CSS
3 66 (25.29%) jQuery
4 63 (24.14%) Laravel
5 52 (19.92%) React
6 49 (18.77%) LAMP
7 40 (15.33%) Symfony
8 39 (14.94%) AngularJS
9 38 (14.56%) Sass
10 36 (13.79%) Node.js
11 35 (13.41%) .NET
12 28 (10.73%) CSS3
13 27 (10.34%) HTML5
14 25 (9.58%) XML
15 21 (8.05%) RESTful
16 20 (7.66%) Vue.js
17 19 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (6.51%) Chai
18 17 (6.51%) Enzyme
18 17 (6.51%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.75%) User Experience
2 14 (5.36%) iPad
2 14 (5.36%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.07%) Video Editing
5 5 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.92%) Replication
6 4 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.77%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Animation
9 1 (0.38%) BBC
9 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.38%) Kindle
9 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.84%) Linux
2 10 (3.83%) Windows
3 8 (3.07%) Unix
3 8 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.30%) Android
4 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.30%) Debian
4 6 (2.30%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.18%) MVC
2 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (27.20%) Web Development
4 65 (24.90%) Content Management
5 42 (16.09%) E-Commerce
6 37 (14.18%) CRM
7 36 (13.79%) DevOps
7 36 (13.79%) Front End Development
8 35 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (12.64%) OOP
10 32 (12.26%) Scrum
11 31 (11.88%) Software Engineering
12 28 (10.73%) Kanban
12 28 (10.73%) SEO
13 27 (10.34%) B2B
14 26 (9.96%) Computer Science
14 26 (9.96%) OO
15 24 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (9.20%) Product Management
16 23 (8.81%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 176 (67.43%) PHP
2 160 (61.30%) JavaScript
3 31 (11.88%) Java
4 30 (11.49%) SQL
5 28 (10.73%) ES6
6 27 (10.34%) C#
7 16 (6.13%) Python
8 8 (3.07%) PHP 5
9 6 (2.30%) Kotlin
10 5 (1.92%) Perl
10 5 (1.92%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.53%) Groovy
11 4 (1.53%) Ruby
11 4 (1.53%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.15%) PHP 7
12 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.77%) Go
14 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (6.90%) Degree
2 10 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (12.64%) Docker
2 9 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.53%) oVirt
4 4 (1.53%) RHEV
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (11.49%) Kubernetes
2 26 (9.96%) Terraform
3 24 (9.20%) Ansible
4 17 (6.51%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (1.53%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) cPanel
Vendors
1 28 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.34%) Adobe
2 27 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
2 27 (10.34%) Zend
3 26 (9.96%) Sitecore
4 23 (8.81%) Oracle
5 19 (7.28%) hybris
6 10 (3.83%) Google
7 8 (3.07%) MuleSoft
8 7 (2.68%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.38%) Citrix
10 1 (0.38%) Kofax
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Screaming Frog
10 1 (0.38%) VMware