Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 531 512
Rank change year-on-year -18 -19 -111
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 852 912 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 2.65% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 722 826 1064
UK median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 31588 34432 40984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.46% 18.23% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25549 29114 34107
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -18 808 £42,500 +6.25% 79
UK excluding London -10 483 £37,500 +7.14% 55
London +5 357 £50,000 +11.11% 25
South East +28 168 £40,000 +3.90% 21
North of England -12 93 £40,000 +14.29% 15
Midlands +83 90 £32,500 +25.00% 8
North West +15 70 £42,500 +21.43% 10
West Midlands +41 62 £35,000 +45.83% 3
South West -37 56 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East of England -2 45 £39,000 +11.43% 7
East Midlands +61 28 £27,500 -18.52% 4
Scotland -19 21 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -15 20 £28,750 -17.86% 5
Wales +23 9 £40,000 +17.65% 1
North East +6 3 £30,250 +10.00%
Northern Ireland -23 2 £31,250 -3.85%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Drupal.

1 643 (75.47%) PHP
2 535 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 504 (59.15%) HTML
4 490 (57.51%) CSS
5 361 (42.37%) MySQL
6 331 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
7 324 (38.03%) CMS
8 289 (33.92%) WordPress
9 273 (32.04%) Web Development
10 265 (31.10%) jQuery
11 218 (25.59%) Symfony
12 214 (25.12%) Git (software)
13 213 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 180 (21.13%) HTML5
15 177 (20.77%) Magento
16 165 (19.37%) Laravel
17 147 (17.25%) Linux
18 141 (16.55%) CSS3
19 137 (16.08%) Node.js
20 133 (15.61%) MVC
21 127 (14.91%) LAMP
22 123 (14.44%) SQL
23 122 (14.32%) Marketing
24 120 (14.08%) XML
25 116 (13.62%) Java
26 113 (13.26%) Front End Development
27 108 (12.68%) REST
28 107 (12.56%) SOAP
29 105 (12.32%) Sass
30 103 (12.09%) OO

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
1 324 (38.03%) CMS
2 289 (33.92%) WordPress
3 87 (10.21%) Joomla!
4 84 (9.86%) Apache
5 39 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 37 (4.34%) Tomcat
7 33 (3.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 26 (3.05%) Apache Solr
9 25 (2.93%) Umbraco
10 22 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 20 (2.35%) EPiServer
12 11 (1.29%) Alfresco
13 9 (1.06%) eZ Publish
13 9 (1.06%) nginx
14 8 (0.94%) Confluence
14 8 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.94%) Sitefinity
15 7 (0.82%) SAS
16 6 (0.70%) Liferay
17 5 (0.59%) Moodle
Applications
1 38 (4.46%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.12%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) HipChat
6 1 (0.12%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 177 (20.77%) Magento
2 10 (1.17%) Shopify
3 9 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.82%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.35%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.23%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (8.69%) GitHub
2 69 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (3.40%) npm
5 27 (3.17%) SaaS
6 17 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 16 (1.88%) Google Analytics
8 15 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (1.76%) Serverless
9 14 (1.64%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.64%) Basecamp
10 10 (1.17%) AdWords
10 10 (1.17%) CloudFront
11 9 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.82%) Datadog
13 7 (0.82%) Trello
14 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.06%) Internet
2 6 (0.70%) Intranet
2 6 (0.70%) MPLS
3 5 (0.59%) HTTP
4 3 (0.35%) DNS
4 3 (0.35%) Firewall
4 3 (0.35%) VPN
5 2 (0.23%) DHCP
5 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.23%) Skype
5 2 (0.23%) SMS
5 2 (0.23%) SSH
5 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.12%) DAB
6 1 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (42.37%) MySQL
2 66 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 49 (5.75%) MariaDB
4 32 (3.76%) MongoDB
5 26 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
7 19 (2.23%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.41%) Power BI
10 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.17%) Redis
12 9 (1.06%) GIS
12 9 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.82%) Relational Database
15 6 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
16 4 (0.47%) Spatial Data
17 3 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 214 (25.12%) Git (software)
2 85 (9.98%) Subversion
3 61 (7.16%) Grunt
4 56 (6.57%) Jenkins
5 49 (5.75%) gulp
6 47 (5.52%) JIRA
7 36 (4.23%) PHPUnit
8 34 (3.99%) Selenium
9 33 (3.87%) Firebug
10 28 (3.29%) Bower
11 25 (2.93%) Cucumber
12 22 (2.58%) Bitbucket
13 18 (2.11%) Vagrant
14 16 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (1.17%) Protractor
16 8 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (0.82%) Codeship
17 7 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
17 7 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
17 7 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (14.32%) Marketing
2 99 (11.62%) Finance
3 89 (10.45%) Retail
4 30 (3.52%) Advertising
5 21 (2.46%) Publishing
6 13 (1.53%) Banking
7 11 (1.29%) Games
7 11 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.82%) Legal
9 6 (0.70%) Automotive
10 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.23%) Law
11 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 664 (77.93%) Developer
2 314 (36.85%) PHP Developer
3 175 (20.54%) Drupal Developer
4 127 (14.91%) Senior Developer
5 122 (14.32%) Web Developer
6 66 (7.75%) Lead Developer
7 64 (7.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 64 (7.51%) JavaScript Developer
8 57 (6.69%) Senior PHP Developer
9 55 (6.46%) Lead PHP Developer
10 54 (6.34%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 54 (6.34%) PHP Web Developer
11 40 (4.69%) Senior Drupal Developer
12 38 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
13 34 (3.99%) Senior Web Developer
14 33 (3.87%) HTML Developer
15 27 (3.17%) Digital Developer
16 26 (3.05%) Architect
16 26 (3.05%) HTML CSS Developer
17 24 (2.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (59.15%) HTML
2 490 (57.51%) CSS
3 265 (31.10%) jQuery
4 218 (25.59%) Symfony
5 213 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 180 (21.13%) HTML5
7 165 (19.37%) Laravel
8 141 (16.55%) CSS3
9 137 (16.08%) Node.js
10 127 (14.91%) LAMP
11 120 (14.08%) XML
12 108 (12.68%) REST
13 107 (12.56%) SOAP
14 105 (12.32%) Sass
15 92 (10.80%) JSON
16 81 (9.51%) Web Services
17 77 (9.04%) .NET
18 74 (8.69%) CodeIgniter
19 73 (8.57%) Ajax
20 57 (6.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 86 (10.09%) User Experience
3 37 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (1.64%) W3C
7 13 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.41%) Social Media
9 11 (1.29%) FMCG
10 7 (0.82%) Animation
10 7 (0.82%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.70%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.59%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.47%) Blog
13 4 (0.47%) Fintech
13 4 (0.47%) iPad
13 4 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.47%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 147 (17.25%) Linux
2 42 (4.93%) Android
3 36 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 26 (3.05%) Unix
5 19 (2.23%) Windows
6 15 (1.76%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.94%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (32.04%) Web Development
3 133 (15.61%) MVC
4 113 (13.26%) Front End Development
5 103 (12.09%) OO
6 88 (10.33%) Content Management
7 87 (10.21%) E-Commerce
8 76 (8.92%) DevOps
9 75 (8.80%) Mentoring
9 75 (8.80%) OOP
10 71 (8.33%) Open Source
11 68 (7.98%) OO PHP
11 68 (7.98%) TDD
12 58 (6.81%) Project Management
13 55 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (6.10%) CRM
15 46 (5.40%) Scrum
16 42 (4.93%) Code Optimisation
16 42 (4.93%) Test Automation
16 42 (4.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 643 (75.47%) PHP
2 535 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 123 (14.44%) SQL
4 116 (13.62%) Java
5 52 (6.10%) C#
6 50 (5.87%) Python
7 28 (3.29%) Ruby
8 20 (2.35%) Bash Shell
9 15 (1.76%) Perl
10 12 (1.41%) C++
10 12 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.29%) Go
12 10 (1.17%) ES6
12 10 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.94%) C
13 8 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.70%) PHP 7
16 4 (0.47%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 59 (6.92%) Degree
2 14 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) AAT
5 2 (0.23%) ISEB
5 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.12%) Analytics IQ
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.52%) QA
2 13 (1.53%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (4.34%) Docker
2 8 (0.94%) Varnish
3 7 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.23%) Gluster
5 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (2.35%) Ansible
2 11 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.06%) Kibana
4 7 (0.82%) Capistrano
4 7 (0.82%) Nagios
4 7 (0.82%) Pingdom
5 5 (0.59%) Puppet
6 4 (0.47%) logstash
7 2 (0.23%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) Plesk
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (7.16%) Zend
2 54 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 48 (5.63%) Adobe
4 47 (5.52%) Sitecore
5 40 (4.69%) Oracle
6 30 (3.52%) Google
7 13 (1.53%) Informatica
7 13 (1.53%) Twitter
8 11 (1.29%) Capita
8 11 (1.29%) Facebook
8 11 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.06%) Siebel
9 9 (1.06%) TIBCO
9 9 (1.06%) VMware
10 8 (0.94%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.82%) Citrix
11 7 (0.82%) EMC
11 7 (0.82%) IBM
11 7 (0.82%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.82%) Splunk