Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 567 560
Rank change year-on-year -45 -7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 564 766 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 2.60% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 454 651 706
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +2.63%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £64,733 £66,250 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 24,314 29,456 31,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.09% 17.09% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,408 24,173 26,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 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
England -60 526 £42,500 -5.56% 124
London 0 275 £45,000 -14.29% 46
UK excluding London -72 270 £39,000 +4.00% 82
North of England +29 58 £37,500 -6.25% 25
South East -75 58 £42,500 +6.25% 17
South West +11 49 £35,000 -10.26% 13
Midlands -18 43 £35,000 +11.11% 7
East of England +20 41 £40,000 +1.27% 16
North West +22 40 £40,000 -5.88% 16
West Midlands +4 35 £35,000 +6.87% 2
Yorkshire +29 14 £33,500 +21.82% 7
Scotland -4 13 £36,404 +4.01% 2
Wales +2 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands -13 8 £25,000 -16.67% 5
North East +8 4 £38,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 with a requirement for Drupal.

1 435 (77.13%) PHP
2 304 (53.90%) JavaScript
3 284 (50.35%) HTML
4 281 (49.82%) CSS
5 190 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
6 185 (32.80%) MySQL
7 158 (28.01%) Web Development
8 153 (27.13%) CMS
9 144 (25.53%) jQuery
10 143 (25.35%) WordPress
11 134 (23.76%) Git (software)
12 116 (20.57%) Symfony
13 103 (18.26%) AngularJS
14 90 (15.96%) SQL
15 89 (15.78%) MVC
16 88 (15.60%) LAMP
17 87 (15.43%) HTML5
18 86 (15.25%) React
19 81 (14.36%) E-Commerce
20 79 (14.01%) Linux
20 79 (14.01%) CSS3
21 78 (13.83%) Laravel
22 76 (13.48%) DevOps
23 74 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 69 (12.23%) Scrum
25 68 (12.06%) User Experience
26 65 (11.52%) Marketing
27 64 (11.35%) TDD
27 64 (11.35%) Front End Development
28 60 (10.64%) Web Services

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 153 (27.13%) CMS
2 143 (25.35%) WordPress
3 52 (9.22%) Apache
4 46 (8.16%) Apache Solr
5 28 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 26 (4.61%) SharePoint
7 25 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (3.37%) nginx
9 10 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.42%) Umbraco
12 7 (1.24%) Moodle
12 7 (1.24%) SAS
13 6 (1.06%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.89%) Confluence
14 5 (0.89%) eZ Publish
15 4 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.71%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.71%) Joomla!
16 3 (0.53%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 19 (3.37%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.53%) InDesign
6 1 (0.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 46 (8.16%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) FastStats
2 3 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.35%) CiviCRM
3 2 (0.35%) Shopify
4 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.18%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.32%) GitHub
4 20 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.60%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.06%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (1.06%) Linode
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.89%) Cloudflare
8 5 (0.89%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.89%) Slack
8 5 (0.89%) Trello
9 4 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.71%) Route 53
9 4 (0.71%) SaaS
10 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.53%) Heroku
10 3 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.95%) Intranet
2 6 (1.06%) SSH
2 6 (1.06%) SSL
3 3 (0.53%) Internet
3 3 (0.53%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) Broadband
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (32.80%) MySQL
2 51 (9.04%) SQL Server
3 27 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.66%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.77%) DB2
10 9 (1.60%) Big Data
11 7 (1.24%) Biml
12 5 (0.89%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.89%) Redis
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.53%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 134 (23.76%) Git (software)
2 56 (9.93%) Jenkins
3 39 (6.91%) JIRA
4 26 (4.61%) Bitbucket
5 21 (3.72%) Selenium
5 21 (3.72%) Vagrant
6 20 (3.55%) Grunt
7 17 (3.01%) gulp
8 16 (2.84%) git-flow
8 16 (2.84%) Subversion
9 13 (2.30%) PHPUnit
10 12 (2.13%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.42%) Katalon Studio
12 8 (1.42%) Protractor
13 7 (1.24%) JMeter
14 6 (1.06%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.06%) webpack
15 4 (0.71%) GitLab
15 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (11.52%) Marketing
2 25 (4.43%) Finance
2 25 (4.43%) Publishing
3 15 (2.66%) Retail
4 12 (2.13%) Games
5 9 (1.60%) Law
6 8 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.06%) Advertising
8 6 (1.06%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Automotive
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 451 (79.96%) Developer
2 173 (30.67%) Drupal Developer
3 156 (27.66%) PHP Developer
4 85 (15.07%) Web Developer
5 67 (11.88%) Senior Developer
6 37 (6.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 29 (5.14%) Senior PHP Developer
8 28 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
9 26 (4.61%) Junior
10 25 (4.43%) Backend Developer
10 25 (4.43%) Senior Drupal Developer
11 24 (4.26%) Junior Developer
12 22 (3.90%) WordPress Developer
13 21 (3.72%) .NET Developer
13 21 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.72%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.55%) Lead Developer
15 18 (3.19%) PHP Web Developer
16 17 (3.01%) Architect
17 16 (2.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (50.35%) HTML
2 281 (49.82%) CSS
3 144 (25.53%) jQuery
4 116 (20.57%) Symfony
5 103 (18.26%) AngularJS
6 88 (15.60%) LAMP
7 87 (15.43%) HTML5
8 86 (15.25%) React
9 79 (14.01%) CSS3
10 78 (13.83%) Laravel
11 74 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 60 (10.64%) .NET
12 60 (10.64%) Web Services
13 59 (10.46%) XML
14 56 (9.93%) Sass
15 47 (8.33%) Ajax
16 44 (7.80%) Node.js
17 40 (7.09%) REST
18 38 (6.74%) RESTful
19 34 (6.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.06%) User Experience
2 36 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (4.61%) Linux Command Line
4 23 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.95%) Social Media
7 9 (1.60%) NHS
8 4 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.71%) Life Science
8 4 (0.71%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.53%) Photography
10 2 (0.35%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.35%) FMCG
10 2 (0.35%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.18%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.18%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.18%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 79 (14.01%) Linux
2 11 (1.95%) Windows
3 8 (1.42%) Android
3 8 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.53%) Unix
5 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Debian
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (28.01%) Web Development
3 89 (15.78%) MVC
4 81 (14.36%) E-Commerce
5 76 (13.48%) DevOps
6 69 (12.23%) Scrum
7 64 (11.35%) Front End Development
7 64 (11.35%) TDD
8 54 (9.57%) OO
9 53 (9.40%) Open Source
10 46 (8.16%) Software Engineering
11 43 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (6.91%) OOP
13 38 (6.74%) Content Management
14 37 (6.56%) Project Management
15 36 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
16 33 (5.85%) Kanban
17 32 (5.67%) Analytics
18 30 (5.32%) CRM
18 30 (5.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 435 (77.13%) PHP
2 304 (53.90%) JavaScript
3 90 (15.96%) SQL
4 39 (6.91%) Java
5 38 (6.74%) C#
6 24 (4.26%) PHP 5
7 23 (4.08%) Python
7 23 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 15 (2.66%) TypeScript
9 14 (2.48%) Ruby
10 10 (1.77%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.60%) PHP 7
12 8 (1.42%) ES6
13 7 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.06%) C++
15 5 (0.89%) Perl
15 5 (0.89%) Scala
16 3 (0.53%) C
17 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 50 (8.87%) Degree
2 17 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) APMP
5 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.18%) CCIE
5 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.67%) QA
2 7 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (7.09%) Docker
2 18 (3.19%) Varnish
3 2 (0.35%) LXC
3 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) oVirt
4 1 (0.18%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 20 (3.55%) Ansible
2 15 (2.66%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.53%) Puppet
3 3 (0.53%) Terraform
4 2 (0.35%) Check_MK
4 2 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (7.45%) Oracle
2 29 (5.14%) Adobe
3 25 (4.43%) Xamarin
4 24 (4.26%) Google
4 24 (4.26%) Zend
5 23 (4.08%) Atlassian
5 23 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 20 (3.55%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.13%) IBM
8 7 (1.24%) Informatica
8 7 (1.24%) Tableau
9 6 (1.06%) Facebook
9 6 (1.06%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.89%) Apple
10 5 (0.89%) SAP
11 4 (0.71%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.71%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.71%) Panasonic
11 4 (0.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com