Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 548 517 535
Rank change year-on-year -31 +18 -62
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 854 933 1,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.95% 3.01% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 744 805 959
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +12.31%

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 28,970 30,946 37,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.67% 17.88% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23,338 25,405 32,028
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,075
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Top 16 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 24 June 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
England -16 827 £45,000 +12.50% 153
UK excluding London -81 451 £40,000 +14.29% 112
London +72 391 £55,000 +15.79% 48
South East -10 187 £42,500 +17.24% 33
North of England +2 112 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Yorkshire +54 56 £35,000 -6.67% 17
North West -42 54 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Midlands -41 47 £26,750 -10.83% 11
East of England -2 45 £40,000 +6.67% 10
South West -54 45 £37,500 +7.14% 19
East Midlands -19 27 £26,000 -10.34% 7
West Midlands -11 19 £27,500 -16.74% 4
Wales +8 7 £39,500 +12.86% 1
Scotland -48 7 £21,500 -38.57% 5
North East -15 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Drupal.

1 528 (61.83%) PHP
2 492 (57.61%) HTML
3 467 (54.68%) JavaScript
4 457 (53.51%) CSS
5 295 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
6 280 (32.79%) CMS
7 261 (30.56%) Web Development
8 257 (30.09%) MySQL
9 256 (29.98%) WordPress
10 244 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 223 (26.11%) HTML5
12 210 (24.59%) jQuery
13 168 (19.67%) SQL
14 137 (16.04%) AngularJS
15 130 (15.22%) Symfony
16 126 (14.75%) CSS3
17 125 (14.64%) Sass
18 124 (14.52%) Front End Development
19 120 (14.05%) Laravel
20 113 (13.23%) Linux
21 110 (12.88%) Finance
21 110 (12.88%) MVC
22 109 (12.76%) Amazon AWS
23 105 (12.30%) Magento
23 105 (12.30%) Marketing
24 104 (12.18%) LAMP
25 97 (11.36%) XML
26 95 (11.12%) Jenkins
27 93 (10.89%) E-Commerce
28 83 (9.72%) Open Source

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
1 280 (32.79%) CMS
2 256 (29.98%) WordPress
3 69 (8.08%) Apache
4 56 (6.56%) Joomla!
5 52 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 35 (4.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 31 (3.63%) Apache Solr
8 24 (2.81%) Umbraco
9 23 (2.69%) Moodle
10 21 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 17 (1.99%) EPiServer
13 15 (1.76%) Kentico
13 15 (1.76%) Tomcat
14 10 (1.17%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.17%) nginx
15 9 (1.05%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.94%) Commerce Server
16 8 (0.94%) Liferay
17 7 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (4.68%) Photoshop
2 31 (3.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.59%) InDesign
4 5 (0.59%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.12%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 105 (12.30%) Magento
2 8 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (0.94%) Shopify
3 7 (0.82%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.35%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (12.76%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.04%) Serverless
3 42 (4.92%) AWS Lambda
3 42 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (4.57%) Amazon S3
5 29 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (2.81%) Cloudflare
6 24 (2.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 21 (2.46%) GitHub
8 18 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
8 18 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 16 (1.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 16 (1.87%) CloudFront
10 14 (1.64%) AdWords
11 13 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (1.17%) Route 53
13 8 (0.94%) Basecamp
14 7 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.98%) HTTP
2 19 (2.22%) SSL
3 18 (2.11%) DNS
4 17 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.87%) Internet
6 11 (1.29%) Intranet
6 11 (1.29%) Skype
7 4 (0.47%) Extranet
7 4 (0.47%) Firewall
7 4 (0.47%) LAN
7 4 (0.47%) SMS
8 3 (0.35%) IPsec
8 3 (0.35%) IPv4
8 3 (0.35%) IPv6
9 2 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.23%) SSH
9 2 (0.23%) WAN
10 1 (0.12%) Broadband
10 1 (0.12%) FTP
10 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (30.09%) MySQL
2 63 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 42 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
4 33 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 32 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.11%) Redis
8 17 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.17%) Big Data
13 6 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.70%) SQLite
14 5 (0.59%) DB2
14 5 (0.59%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.47%) Data Lake
16 3 (0.35%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 244 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 95 (11.12%) Jenkins
3 67 (7.85%) Grunt
4 56 (6.56%) JIRA
5 50 (5.85%) gulp
6 41 (4.80%) Subversion
7 37 (4.33%) Selenium
8 24 (2.81%) PHPUnit
9 20 (2.34%) webpack
10 16 (1.87%) Babel
10 16 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 16 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (1.41%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.41%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.29%) Protractor
13 9 (1.05%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.94%) Mocha
15 7 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.82%) Vagrant
16 5 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 110 (12.88%) Finance
2 105 (12.30%) Marketing
3 54 (6.32%) Retail
4 36 (4.22%) Banking
5 32 (3.75%) Advertising
6 28 (3.28%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.58%) Publishing
7 22 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.76%) Games
8 15 (1.76%) Law
9 10 (1.17%) Legal
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Electronics
10 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 639 (74.82%) Developer
2 233 (27.28%) Drupal Developer
3 204 (23.89%) PHP Developer
4 95 (11.12%) Senior Developer
5 94 (11.01%) Web Developer
6 78 (9.13%) Lead Developer
7 59 (6.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 54 (6.32%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 49 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 46 (5.39%) Full Stack Developer
11 39 (4.57%) Architect
12 32 (3.75%) Backend Developer
12 32 (3.75%) Junior
13 29 (3.40%) Junior Developer
14 28 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
14 28 (3.28%) HTML Developer
15 25 (2.93%) .NET Developer
15 25 (2.93%) Senior Web Developer
16 24 (2.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (57.61%) HTML
2 457 (53.51%) CSS
3 223 (26.11%) HTML5
4 210 (24.59%) jQuery
5 137 (16.04%) AngularJS
6 130 (15.22%) Symfony
7 126 (14.75%) CSS3
8 125 (14.64%) Sass
9 120 (14.05%) Laravel
10 104 (12.18%) LAMP
11 97 (11.36%) XML
12 82 (9.60%) Node.js
13 79 (9.25%) Web Services
14 78 (9.13%) REST
15 71 (8.31%) React
16 70 (8.20%) Ajax
17 67 (7.85%) .NET
18 65 (7.61%) JSON
19 59 (6.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 53 (6.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.31%) User Experience
2 47 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 30 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.99%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.87%) FMCG
8 15 (1.76%) W3C
9 13 (1.52%) Social Media
10 11 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.17%) Life Science
11 10 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.82%) Animation
12 7 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.70%) iPad
14 5 (0.59%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.47%) Fintech
15 4 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 113 (13.23%) Linux
2 25 (2.93%) Unix
3 18 (2.11%) Android
3 18 (2.11%) CentOS
4 17 (1.99%) Windows
5 16 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.35%) Debian
8 3 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (30.56%) Web Development
3 124 (14.52%) Front End Development
4 110 (12.88%) MVC
5 93 (10.89%) E-Commerce
6 83 (9.72%) Open Source
7 79 (9.25%) Content Management
8 73 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
9 71 (8.31%) OO
10 69 (8.08%) DevOps
11 67 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
12 64 (7.49%) Test Automation
13 62 (7.26%) OOP
14 60 (7.03%) Unit Testing
15 59 (6.91%) Scrum
16 56 (6.56%) Project Management
17 49 (5.74%) Digital Marketing
18 48 (5.62%) Software Engineering
19 45 (5.27%) SEO
20 43 (5.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 528 (61.83%) PHP
2 467 (54.68%) JavaScript
3 168 (19.67%) SQL
4 75 (8.78%) Java
5 57 (6.67%) Python
6 42 (4.92%) C#
7 26 (3.04%) ES6
8 22 (2.58%) TypeScript
9 20 (2.34%) PHP 7
10 18 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 17 (1.99%) VB.NET
12 12 (1.41%) PHP 5
12 12 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.29%) Perl
14 10 (1.17%) R
15 9 (1.05%) ES7
16 7 (0.82%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.70%) Objective-C
18 5 (0.59%) Ruby
18 5 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (7.38%) Degree
2 28 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.05%) ISEB
4 8 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.85%) QA
2 10 (1.17%) WAI
3 8 (0.94%) SLA
4 7 (0.82%) GDPR
4 7 (0.82%) WCAG
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (5.74%) Docker
2 7 (0.82%) Varnish
3 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.47%) LXC
5 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) KVM
6 2 (0.23%) vCloud
6 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.12%) oVirt
7 1 (0.12%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (3.98%) Puppet
2 18 (2.11%) Nagios
3 16 (1.87%) Ansible
4 14 (1.64%) Check_MK
5 13 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.82%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.59%) WMI
8 4 (0.47%) Terraform
9 3 (0.35%) cPanel
9 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.23%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.12%) Graylog
11 1 (0.12%) Kibana
11 1 (0.12%) logstash
11 1 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 44 (5.15%) Adobe
2 42 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 41 (4.80%) Google
3 41 (4.80%) Oracle
4 38 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
4 38 (4.45%) Zend
5 30 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.99%) IBM
8 10 (1.17%) SAP
8 10 (1.17%) Xamarin
9 9 (1.05%) Capita
10 8 (0.94%) ATG
10 8 (0.94%) hybris
10 8 (0.94%) Intershop
10 8 (0.94%) Venda
11 7 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.82%) MuleSoft
11 7 (0.82%) Talend
12 5 (0.59%) Xerox