Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 792 570 662
Rank change year-on-year -222 +92 -23
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 288 205 395
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% 2.31% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 188 348
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,175 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -

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 17,307 8,870 18,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.33% 13.90% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,668 7,173 14,875
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,250 £39,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +4.65%

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -181 271 £55,000 +15.79% 54
UK excluding London -202 144 £45,500 +1.11% 35
London -139 127 £65,000 +18.18% 22
Work from Home -195 72 £56,250 +18.42% 22
South East -94 69 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England -119 24 £40,000 -14.89% 7
Midlands -108 20 £46,250 +15.63% 8
South West -49 19 £52,500 +5.00% 3
North West -84 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands -72 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -78 8 £47,500 +18.75% 7
East of England -93 7 £30,000 -50.00% 3
Scotland -70 4 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -82 4 £36,094 -23.20% 4
Wales -50 1 £87,500 +105.88% 3
North East - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 194 (67.36%) PHP
2 193 (67.01%) JavaScript
3 143 (49.65%) HTML
4 140 (48.61%) CMS
5 125 (43.40%) CSS
6 117 (40.63%) WordPress
7 107 (37.15%) MySQL
8 92 (31.94%) Web Development
8 92 (31.94%) User Experience
9 90 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (27.78%) Laravel
11 78 (27.08%) Git (software)
12 75 (26.04%) Symfony
13 71 (24.65%) React
14 65 (22.57%) Social Skills
15 60 (20.83%) Node.js
15 60 (20.83%) Azure
16 55 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
17 51 (17.71%) Marketing
18 49 (17.01%) HTML5
19 46 (15.97%) Content Management
19 46 (15.97%) Full Stack Development
20 45 (15.63%) AWS
21 44 (15.28%) SQL Server
22 43 (14.93%) DevOps
23 42 (14.58%) Google
24 40 (13.89%) JIRA
24 40 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
25 38 (13.19%) Microsoft
25 38 (13.19%) Sass

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
1 140 (48.61%) CMS
2 117 (40.63%) WordPress
3 29 (10.07%) Confluence
4 27 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (4.17%) Apache
6 12 (4.17%) Joomla!
7 8 (2.78%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.43%) Headless CMS
9 5 (1.74%) nginx
10 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.69%) Kentico
11 2 (0.69%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.35%) Tornado
Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Sketch
2 10 (3.47%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.78%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.43%) Chatbot
4 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (7.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (2.43%) Shopify
2 7 (2.43%) WebTrends
3 6 (2.08%) Magento
4 5 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 60 (20.83%) Azure
2 45 (15.63%) AWS
3 24 (8.33%) Google Analytics
3 24 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (6.94%) Serverless
5 15 (5.21%) Figma
6 11 (3.82%) GCP
7 9 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 9 (3.13%) Cloudflare
8 8 (2.78%) Apigee
8 8 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.78%) GitHub
8 8 (2.78%) Google Tag Manager
8 8 (2.78%) npm
9 7 (2.43%) Algolia
9 7 (2.43%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.08%) Power Platform
11 5 (1.74%) Stripe
12 4 (1.39%) SaaS
13 3 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.25%) DNS
2 12 (4.17%) HTTP
3 8 (2.78%) Internet
4 4 (1.39%) Intranet
4 4 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (37.15%) MySQL
2 44 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.29%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.51%) MariaDB
5 9 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.74%) Power BI
8 5 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.39%) Redis
10 3 (1.04%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.35%) GIS
12 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.35%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.35%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 78 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 40 (13.89%) JIRA
3 30 (10.42%) Bitbucket
4 23 (7.99%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.25%) PHPUnit
6 12 (4.17%) Vagrant
7 11 (3.82%) Selenium
8 10 (3.47%) Subversion
9 8 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.78%) git-flow
10 7 (2.43%) ESLint
10 7 (2.43%) gulp
10 7 (2.43%) Mercurial
10 7 (2.43%) PhpStorm
10 7 (2.43%) RubyGems
10 7 (2.43%) Travis CI
10 7 (2.43%) webpack
10 7 (2.43%) Xdebug
11 5 (1.74%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (1.39%) Grunt
General
1 65 (22.57%) Social Skills
2 51 (17.71%) Marketing
3 33 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.17%) Finance
5 11 (3.82%) Law
6 7 (2.43%) Influencing Skills
7 6 (2.08%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (1.74%) Legal
9 4 (1.39%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.04%) French Language
10 3 (1.04%) German Language
10 3 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.04%) Retail
10 3 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.35%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 207 (71.88%) Developer
2 67 (23.26%) PHP Developer
3 66 (22.92%) Drupal Developer
4 60 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 42 (14.58%) Web Developer
6 33 (11.46%) Senior PHP Developer
7 26 (9.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 20 (6.94%) Digital Developer
9 18 (6.25%) Architect
10 16 (5.56%) Backend Developer
11 14 (4.86%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 14 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.51%) Senior Drupal Developer
13 12 (4.17%) Analyst
13 12 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
14 11 (3.82%) Senior Web Developer
15 10 (3.47%) Business Analyst
16 9 (3.13%) Marketing Manager
16 9 (3.13%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (49.65%) HTML
2 125 (43.40%) CSS
3 80 (27.78%) Laravel
4 75 (26.04%) Symfony
5 71 (24.65%) React
6 60 (20.83%) Node.js
7 49 (17.01%) HTML5
8 38 (13.19%) Sass
9 33 (11.46%) RESTful
10 32 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
10 32 (11.11%) Vue.js
11 31 (10.76%) .NET
12 30 (10.42%) jQuery
13 29 (10.07%) CSS3
14 21 (7.29%) AngularJS
14 21 (7.29%) Web Services
15 20 (6.94%) JSON
16 19 (6.60%) REST
17 16 (5.56%) Twig
18 15 (5.21%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 92 (31.94%) User Experience
2 14 (4.86%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (2.78%) e-Learning
4 7 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.08%) Blog
5 6 (2.08%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.35%) Animation
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) Life Science
9 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.38%) Linux
2 24 (8.33%) Windows
3 21 (7.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (31.94%) Web Development
2 90 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (15.97%) Content Management
4 46 (15.97%) Full Stack Development
5 43 (14.93%) DevOps
6 34 (11.81%) SEO
7 32 (11.11%) MVC
7 32 (11.11%) UX Design
8 31 (10.76%) CRM
9 30 (10.42%) Project Delivery
10 28 (9.72%) Front End Development
11 27 (9.38%) Analytics
12 24 (8.33%) IT Strategy
12 24 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 24 (8.33%) Project Management
12 24 (8.33%) Test Automation
13 23 (7.99%) OO
13 23 (7.99%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 22 (7.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (67.36%) PHP
2 193 (67.01%) JavaScript
3 28 (9.72%) SQL
4 24 (8.33%) Java
5 15 (5.21%) Python
6 14 (4.86%) ES6
7 12 (4.17%) Ruby
8 10 (3.47%) C#
8 10 (3.47%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.13%) C++
9 9 (3.13%) VB
10 2 (0.69%) ES7
11 1 (0.35%) Go
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.35%) Scala
11 1 (0.35%) XPath
11 1 (0.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (3.82%) Degree
2 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.35%) HND
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB
3 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.07%) Accessibility
2 27 (9.38%) QA
3 6 (2.08%) COBIT
4 5 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) NCSC
System Software
1 19 (6.60%) Docker
2 16 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.08%) Varnish
4 5 (1.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.04%) Terraform
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Bitnami
3 1 (0.35%) Consul
3 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Packer
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (14.58%) Google
2 40 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
3 38 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 32 (11.11%) Adobe
5 26 (9.03%) Oracle
6 25 (8.68%) Sitecore
7 17 (5.90%) Atlassian
8 12 (4.17%) Pega
9 8 (2.78%) Zend
10 7 (2.43%) SAP
11 5 (1.74%) HubSpot
12 4 (1.39%) Apple
13 3 (1.04%) IBM
13 3 (1.04%) Netlify
14 2 (0.69%) hybris
14 2 (0.69%) MuleSoft
15 1 (0.35%) Okta
15 1 (0.35%) Pardot
15 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software
15 1 (0.35%) Xamarin