Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 655 570 534
Rank change year-on-year -85 -36 +3
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 485 751 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.30% 2.71% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 416 655 783
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +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 21,065 27,740 31,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.85% 16.62% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16,628 22,272 25,102
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% +4.82% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -63 468 £45,000 - 114
UK excluding London -45 269 £37,500 -6.25% 81
London -29 206 £55,000 +10.00% 41
South East +21 108 £43,000 +1.18% 15
South West +5 53 £40,750 +8.67% 18
North of England -24 50 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Midlands +47 41 £33,250 +18.75% 14
West Midlands +36 27 £33,500 +21.82% 10
Yorkshire -15 27 £35,000 -6.67% 14
North West -5 20 £41,000 -3.53% 7
East Midlands +25 14 £25,000 -20.63% 4
East of England +28 7 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Scotland +11 6 £36,250 -2.04% 7
Wales +11 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
North East +21 3 £31,500 +40.00% 1

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 320 (65.98%) PHP
2 261 (53.81%) JavaScript
3 255 (52.58%) HTML
4 245 (50.52%) CSS
5 202 (41.65%) CMS
6 166 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
6 166 (34.23%) MySQL
7 161 (33.20%) WordPress
8 138 (28.45%) Git (software)
9 116 (23.92%) Web Development
10 106 (21.86%) jQuery
11 98 (20.21%) MVC
12 93 (19.18%) Laravel
13 89 (18.35%) Content Management
14 82 (16.91%) LAMP
15 80 (16.49%) Linux
16 77 (15.88%) React
17 75 (15.46%) SQL
18 73 (15.05%) Marketing
18 73 (15.05%) AngularJS
18 73 (15.05%) Symfony
18 73 (15.05%) Front End Development
19 68 (14.02%) Sass
20 67 (13.81%) Azure
21 64 (13.20%) AWS
21 64 (13.20%) Node.js
21 64 (13.20%) E-Commerce
22 62 (12.78%) DevOps
23 60 (12.37%) Scrum
24 59 (12.16%) HTML5

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
1 202 (41.65%) CMS
2 161 (33.20%) WordPress
3 42 (8.66%) Apache
4 41 (8.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 32 (6.60%) Confluence
6 25 (5.15%) Joomla!
7 23 (4.74%) Umbraco
8 18 (3.71%) Apache Solr
8 18 (3.71%) SharePoint
8 18 (3.71%) SugarCRM
9 12 (2.47%) nginx
10 10 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.44%) TYPO3
13 6 (1.24%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.82%) IIS
15 3 (0.62%) GeoServer
16 2 (0.41%) Moodle
16 2 (0.41%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 29 (5.98%) Photoshop
2 15 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (2.27%) Sketch
4 9 (1.86%) InDesign
5 6 (1.24%) InVision
6 5 (1.03%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 55 (11.34%) Magento
2 11 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.82%) CiviCRM
3 4 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.82%) Shopify
4 3 (0.62%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.62%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.81%) Azure
2 64 (13.20%) AWS
3 28 (5.77%) GCP
4 21 (4.33%) GitHub
5 20 (4.12%) npm
6 13 (2.68%) Serverless
7 9 (1.86%) Heroku
7 9 (1.86%) MailChimp
8 8 (1.65%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.65%) Office 365
9 5 (1.03%) Fastly
9 5 (1.03%) SaaS
9 5 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.82%) PaaS
11 3 (0.62%) Datadog
11 3 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.41%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.41%) Firebase
12 2 (0.41%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.47%) Intranet
2 7 (1.44%) Internet
3 5 (1.03%) DNS
3 5 (1.03%) Skype
4 4 (0.82%) Extranet
4 4 (0.82%) SSL
5 3 (0.62%) SSH
6 2 (0.41%) HTTP
6 2 (0.41%) LAN
6 2 (0.41%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.21%) DHCP
7 1 (0.21%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.21%) VPN
7 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (34.23%) MySQL
2 39 (8.04%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.74%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.30%) MariaDB
7 15 (3.09%) Redis
8 12 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.03%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.03%) phpMyAdmin
13 3 (0.62%) GIS
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 138 (28.45%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.55%) JIRA
3 36 (7.42%) Jenkins
4 33 (6.80%) gulp
5 26 (5.36%) Grunt
6 23 (4.74%) Bitbucket
7 20 (4.12%) Subversion
8 19 (3.92%) CircleCI
9 17 (3.51%) Mocha
10 10 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.86%) GitLab
11 9 (1.86%) PowerBuilder
11 9 (1.86%) Selenium
12 8 (1.65%) Maven
13 7 (1.44%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.44%) Mercurial
14 6 (1.24%) Bower
15 5 (1.03%) JMeter
15 5 (1.03%) JSUnit
16 4 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 73 (15.05%) Marketing
2 18 (3.71%) Finance
3 13 (2.68%) Advertising
4 12 (2.47%) Public Sector
5 10 (2.06%) Retail
6 7 (1.44%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.44%) Publishing
7 6 (1.24%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.24%) Automotive
7 6 (1.24%) Banking
7 6 (1.24%) Electronics
8 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.41%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) German Language
9 2 (0.41%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 330 (68.04%) Developer
2 151 (31.13%) Drupal Developer
3 113 (23.30%) PHP Developer
4 80 (16.49%) Senior Developer
5 52 (10.72%) Web Developer
6 50 (10.31%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 39 (8.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 37 (7.63%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 30 (6.19%) Senior PHP Developer
10 21 (4.33%) Project Manager
11 18 (3.71%) Architect
11 18 (3.71%) PHP Web Developer
11 18 (3.71%) Software Engineer
12 17 (3.51%) Digital Developer
12 17 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.30%) Digital Project Manager
13 16 (3.30%) Product Manager
14 15 (3.09%) Backend Developer
14 15 (3.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (52.58%) HTML
2 245 (50.52%) CSS
3 106 (21.86%) jQuery
4 93 (19.18%) Laravel
5 82 (16.91%) LAMP
6 77 (15.88%) React
7 73 (15.05%) AngularJS
7 73 (15.05%) Symfony
8 68 (14.02%) Sass
9 64 (13.20%) Node.js
10 59 (12.16%) HTML5
11 57 (11.75%) .NET
12 49 (10.10%) RESTful
13 48 (9.90%) Vue.js
14 46 (9.48%) CSS3
15 40 (8.25%) XML
16 30 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (5.57%) JSON
17 27 (5.57%) Web Services
18 22 (4.54%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.96%) User Experience
2 18 (3.71%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (2.89%) iPad
5 13 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.47%) Social Media
7 9 (1.86%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (1.65%) Video Editing
9 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.03%) Replication
11 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.62%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.62%) Wiki
13 2 (0.41%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.41%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 80 (16.49%) Linux
2 13 (2.68%) Windows
3 9 (1.86%) Debian
3 9 (1.86%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.44%) Android
4 7 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.03%) Unix
7 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (23.92%) Web Development
3 98 (20.21%) MVC
4 89 (18.35%) Content Management
5 73 (15.05%) Front End Development
6 64 (13.20%) E-Commerce
7 62 (12.78%) DevOps
8 60 (12.37%) Scrum
9 52 (10.72%) Software Engineering
10 49 (10.10%) OOP
11 47 (9.69%) Open Source
12 45 (9.28%) SEO
13 42 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
14 39 (8.04%) CRM
14 39 (8.04%) OO
15 37 (7.63%) Computer Science
16 36 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (7.01%) Product Management
18 32 (6.60%) B2B
18 32 (6.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 320 (65.98%) PHP
2 261 (53.81%) JavaScript
3 75 (15.46%) SQL
4 42 (8.66%) Java
5 40 (8.25%) C#
6 35 (7.22%) ES6
7 26 (5.36%) Python
8 15 (3.09%) Ruby
9 13 (2.68%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.06%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.86%) Perl
11 9 (1.86%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.24%) Kotlin
12 6 (1.24%) PHP 7
13 5 (1.03%) C
13 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.82%) Groovy
15 3 (0.62%) Go
16 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (5.77%) Degree
2 15 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.62%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) MCSE
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PMP
6 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.30%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (8.25%) Docker
2 9 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.03%) Varnish
5 4 (0.82%) oVirt
5 4 (0.82%) RHEV
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (6.80%) Kubernetes
2 31 (6.39%) Ansible
3 29 (5.98%) Terraform
4 18 (3.71%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (1.44%) Puppet
6 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.21%) cPanel
7 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (9.28%) Sitecore
2 43 (8.87%) Adobe
3 39 (8.04%) Oracle
4 32 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 31 (6.39%) Google
6 25 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (4.74%) Zend
8 19 (3.92%) hybris
9 9 (1.86%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.65%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.03%) Facebook
12 3 (0.62%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.62%) Dynatrace
12 3 (0.62%) New Relic
13 2 (0.41%) Alibaba
13 2 (0.41%) Pardot
13 2 (0.41%) PayPal
13 2 (0.41%) WooCommerce
13 2 (0.41%) WorldPay