Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 438 561 603
Rank change year-on-year +123 +42 -82
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 142 250 274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.39% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 2.42% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 168 236 256
Median annual salary £43,750 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.46% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £59,375
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 4,925 10,323 12,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.70% 14.54% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,948 8,248 10,267
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +4.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Drupal as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Drupal in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 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
South East +106 42 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Midlands +108 32 £40,000 +33.33% 2
East Midlands +86 24 £40,000 -
North of England +48 23 £47,000 +25.33% 8
South West +29 23 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Yorkshire +44 13 £47,000 +49.21% 2
East of England +107 10 £60,000 +71.43% 3
North West +49 10 £42,500 +4.94% 5
Scotland +35 9 £35,000 -17.65% 1
West Midlands +80 8 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Wales +37 3 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 82 (57.75%) PHP
2 76 (53.52%) JavaScript
3 70 (49.30%) HTML
4 68 (47.89%) CSS
5 62 (43.66%) WordPress
6 47 (33.10%) CMS
7 41 (28.87%) MySQL
8 34 (23.94%) Web Development
9 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (20.42%) E-Commerce
11 28 (19.72%) Azure
12 25 (17.61%) Git (software)
13 24 (16.90%) Sass
13 24 (16.90%) User Experience
14 23 (16.20%) HTML5
15 21 (14.79%) AWS
15 21 (14.79%) LESS
15 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
16 20 (14.08%) Marketing
16 20 (14.08%) jQuery
17 19 (13.38%) JIRA
18 18 (12.68%) Magento
19 17 (11.97%) Laravel
20 16 (11.27%) DevOps
20 16 (11.27%) JSON
20 16 (11.27%) Content Management
20 16 (11.27%) LAMP
21 15 (10.56%) Symfony
21 15 (10.56%) REST
22 14 (9.86%) CSS3

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 62 (43.66%) WordPress
2 47 (33.10%) CMS
3 12 (8.45%) Confluence
4 11 (7.75%) nginx
4 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
5 10 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (7.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (6.34%) Umbraco
7 8 (5.63%) Kentico
8 3 (2.11%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Magento
2 11 (7.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.72%) Azure
2 21 (14.79%) AWS
3 11 (7.75%) Office 365
4 10 (7.04%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (7.04%) Power Platform
5 6 (4.23%) Google Analytics
6 5 (3.52%) Datadog
6 5 (3.52%) PaaS
7 3 (2.11%) GCP
7 3 (2.11%) Serverless
8 2 (1.41%) Basecamp
8 2 (1.41%) GitHub
8 2 (1.41%) Google Docs
8 2 (1.41%) Slack
8 2 (1.41%) Trello
9 1 (0.70%) Heroku
9 1 (0.70%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) DNS
2 5 (3.52%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.87%) MySQL
2 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.04%) Power BI
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (17.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.38%) JIRA
3 11 (7.75%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.11%) CircleCI
4 3 (2.11%) gulp
4 3 (2.11%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.11%) webpack
5 2 (1.41%) Postman
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) git-flow
6 1 (0.70%) Grunt
6 1 (0.70%) JBehave
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) TestCafe
6 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (14.08%) Marketing
2 14 (9.86%) Finance
3 5 (3.52%) Games
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.41%) Local Government
4 2 (1.41%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (60.56%) Developer
2 43 (30.28%) Drupal Developer
3 26 (18.31%) PHP Developer
4 12 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.75%) Architect
5 11 (7.75%) Digital Project Manager
5 11 (7.75%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (7.04%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Backend Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.63%) CMS Project Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Digital Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Junior
9 6 (4.23%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.30%) HTML
2 68 (47.89%) CSS
3 24 (16.90%) Sass
4 23 (16.20%) HTML5
5 21 (14.79%) LESS
6 20 (14.08%) jQuery
7 17 (11.97%) Laravel
8 16 (11.27%) JSON
8 16 (11.27%) LAMP
9 15 (10.56%) REST
9 15 (10.56%) Symfony
10 14 (9.86%) CSS3
11 12 (8.45%) .NET
12 11 (7.75%) Web Services
13 10 (7.04%) Ajax
14 8 (5.63%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (5.63%) Yii
15 5 (3.52%) Django
15 5 (3.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) User Experience
2 12 (8.45%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.23%) Social Media
5 4 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.41%) Unix
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Debian
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Web Development
2 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.42%) E-Commerce
4 16 (11.27%) Content Management
4 16 (11.27%) DevOps
5 14 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (9.15%) CRM
6 13 (9.15%) Project Delivery
6 13 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (8.45%) Front End Development
8 11 (7.75%) Acceptance Criteria
8 11 (7.75%) Architecture Roadmap
8 11 (7.75%) Feasibility Study
8 11 (7.75%) IT Strategy
8 11 (7.75%) MVC
8 11 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 11 (7.75%) Service Management
8 11 (7.75%) Strategic Roadmap
8 11 (7.75%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 82 (57.75%) PHP
2 76 (53.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.63%) Python
4 6 (4.23%) Java
5 5 (3.52%) Ruby
6 4 (2.82%) SQL
7 2 (1.41%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) ES6
8 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) Docker
3 3 (2.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) HAProxy
2 4 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.11%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.75%) Atlassian
3 11 (7.75%) MuleSoft
3 11 (7.75%) Oracle
4 10 (7.04%) Sitecore
5 8 (5.63%) Google
5 8 (5.63%) Zend
6 5 (3.52%) AppDynamics
6 5 (3.52%) Dynatrace
6 5 (3.52%) New Relic
6 5 (3.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.41%) Apple
8 1 (0.70%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.70%) WooCommerce