Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 596 660 585
Rank change year-on-year +64 -75 -34
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 88 485 720
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.30% 2.34% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 85 467 657
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +11.11%

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 6,766 20,770 27,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.21% 14.80% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,539 16,418 22,104
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +6.10%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Drupal.

Salary trend for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Drupal over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

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 27 September 2020. 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 +43 73 £47,500 - 66
UK excluding London +113 46 £45,000 +20.00% 59
London +118 33 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Work from Home +31 16 £47,500 -5.00% 11
South East +116 15 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Midlands +118 9 £25,750 -21.97% 27
East Midlands +96 7 £25,250 +1.00% 22
South West +85 7 £47,500 +13.10% 4
North of England +147 5 £47,500 +26.67% 10
Scotland +101 5 £34,500 -13.75% 2
Yorkshire +123 3 £47,250 +35.00% 2
Wales +52 3 £30,000 -7.69% 3
East of England +144 2 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West +116 2 £55,000 +37.50% 8
West Midlands +88 2 £25,750 -23.13% 5

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 59 (67.05%) PHP
2 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
3 54 (61.36%) HTML
4 53 (60.23%) CSS
5 40 (45.45%) WordPress
6 35 (39.77%) CMS
7 28 (31.82%) MySQL
8 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (28.41%) Symfony
9 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
10 17 (19.32%) HTML5
11 16 (18.18%) Web Development
11 16 (18.18%) OO
12 15 (17.05%) LAMP
13 14 (15.91%) MVC
13 14 (15.91%) CSS3
13 14 (15.91%) Sass
13 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.91%) User Experience
14 13 (14.77%) Azure
14 13 (14.77%) jQuery
15 12 (13.64%) AWS
15 12 (13.64%) Laravel
15 12 (13.64%) Content Management
15 12 (13.64%) React
16 11 (12.50%) Python
16 11 (12.50%) Linux
16 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
17 10 (11.36%) Open Source
17 10 (11.36%) SQL

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 40 (45.45%) WordPress
2 35 (39.77%) CMS
3 7 (7.95%) Apache
3 7 (7.95%) nginx
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.68%) Joomla!
6 3 (3.41%) Confluence
7 2 (2.27%) Headless CMS
7 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.14%) Jadu
8 1 (1.14%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Magento
2 6 (6.82%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Azure
2 12 (13.64%) AWS
3 5 (5.68%) GCP
3 5 (5.68%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.55%) GitHub
5 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.41%) Office 365
5 3 (3.41%) SaaS
6 2 (2.27%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.27%) PowerApps
6 2 (2.27%) Siri
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) MySQL
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.55%) Power BI
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.41%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.27%) MarkLogic
6 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) webpack
3 5 (5.68%) gulp
3 5 (5.68%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) GitLab
5 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.14%) JBehave
6 1 (1.14%) JUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) TestCafe
6 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Marketing
3 7 (7.95%) Games
3 7 (7.95%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) French Language
4 2 (2.27%) German Language
4 2 (2.27%) Publishing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (72.73%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) Drupal Developer
3 21 (23.86%) PHP Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.95%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Head of Development
8 6 (6.82%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Junior
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Architect
11 3 (3.41%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (61.36%) HTML
2 53 (60.23%) CSS
3 25 (28.41%) Symfony
4 17 (19.32%) HTML5
5 15 (17.05%) LAMP
6 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.91%) CSS3
6 14 (15.91%) Sass
7 13 (14.77%) jQuery
8 12 (13.64%) Laravel
8 12 (13.64%) React
9 9 (10.23%) Django
9 9 (10.23%) REST
10 8 (9.09%) .NET
10 8 (9.09%) LESS
11 5 (5.68%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (5.68%) Node.js
12 4 (4.55%) JSON
12 4 (4.55%) SOAP
12 4 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Social Media
4 4 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.14%) Blog
7 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.14%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) OO
2 16 (18.18%) Web Development
3 14 (15.91%) MVC
4 12 (13.64%) Content Management
5 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.36%) Open Source
7 9 (10.23%) DevOps
7 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.23%) Front End Development
7 9 (10.23%) OOP
7 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (7.95%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (6.82%) Decision-Making
9 6 (6.82%) Integrated Marketing
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Scrum
10 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) PHP
2 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.50%) Python
4 10 (11.36%) SQL
5 9 (10.23%) C#
6 5 (5.68%) Java
6 5 (5.68%) PHP 7
7 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.27%) XPath
8 2 (2.27%) XQuery
9 1 (1.14%) C
9 1 (1.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNP
4 1 (1.14%) CEH
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.14%) ECSA
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) NCSC
1 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Varnish
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.41%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Zend
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) HubSpot
3 6 (6.82%) Marketo
3 6 (6.82%) Pardot
4 4 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 3 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.41%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) VMware
7 1 (1.14%) YouTube