Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 655 623 583
Rank change year-on-year -32 -40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 394 566 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 2.33% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 347 456 662
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,117 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year - +13.48% +0.71%

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 18,347 24,294 29,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.69% 16.01% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14,737 19,401 24,428
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,602 £28,020 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%

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 25 January 2020.

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 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 -12 373 £45,000 +5.88% 94
UK excluding London +52 250 £40,000 - 61
London -39 141 £51,500 +14.44% 38
South East +82 87 £45,000 - 12
North of England +53 63 £38,000 +1.33% 14
South West +33 63 £40,000 +14.29% 16
North West +47 41 £40,500 +1.25% 7
Yorkshire +47 19 £31,500 -5.97% 3
Midlands +19 14 £30,000 - 11
West Midlands +16 12 £30,000 -14.29% 4
Scotland +36 10 £42,500 +15.01% 4
Wales +5 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East of England +41 4 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North East +12 3 £43,750 +15.13% 4
East Midlands +16 2 - - 7
Northern Ireland - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 229 (58.12%) JavaScript
2 222 (56.35%) PHP
3 197 (50.00%) HTML
4 190 (48.22%) CSS
5 161 (40.86%) CMS
6 141 (35.79%) MySQL
7 127 (32.23%) WordPress
8 107 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
9 103 (26.14%) Git (software)
10 88 (22.34%) jQuery
11 78 (19.80%) Web Development
11 78 (19.80%) MVC
12 76 (19.29%) Symfony
13 73 (18.53%) Laravel
14 67 (17.01%) React
15 61 (15.48%) Content Management
16 60 (15.23%) Azure
17 59 (14.97%) LAMP
18 58 (14.72%) Sass
18 58 (14.72%) Front End Development
19 57 (14.47%) HTML5
20 56 (14.21%) SQL
20 56 (14.21%) JIRA
21 53 (13.45%) Linux
21 53 (13.45%) DevOps
22 52 (13.20%) Marketing
23 48 (12.18%) .NET
23 48 (12.18%) AngularJS
24 47 (11.93%) OOP
25 45 (11.42%) CSS3

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
1 161 (40.86%) CMS
2 127 (32.23%) WordPress
3 35 (8.88%) Confluence
4 32 (8.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 29 (7.36%) Apache
6 27 (6.85%) SharePoint
7 21 (5.33%) IIS
8 19 (4.82%) Joomla!
9 18 (4.57%) SugarCRM
10 15 (3.81%) Tomcat
11 13 (3.30%) Umbraco
12 9 (2.28%) nginx
12 9 (2.28%) TYPO3
13 7 (1.78%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.02%) Appian
14 4 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (1.02%) Moodle
15 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (3.30%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.52%) Sketch
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.76%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.51%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.51%) InDesign
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.25%) InVision
7 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 34 (8.63%) Magento
2 12 (3.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 10 (2.54%) CiviCRM
4 4 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.25%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.25%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.23%) Azure
2 40 (10.15%) AWS
3 25 (6.35%) Office 365
4 17 (4.31%) GCP
5 14 (3.55%) npm
6 12 (3.05%) GitHub
6 12 (3.05%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.27%) Cloudflare
7 5 (1.27%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.02%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 4 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.02%) IaaS
8 4 (1.02%) SaaS
9 3 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.76%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.76%) Slack
9 3 (0.76%) Yarn
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.51%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.51%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.08%) DNS
2 8 (2.03%) SSL
3 6 (1.52%) Internet
3 6 (1.52%) Intranet
4 5 (1.27%) Firewall
5 4 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.76%) FTP
6 3 (0.76%) HTTP
6 3 (0.76%) SMTP
7 2 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (35.79%) MySQL
2 43 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.76%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 103 (26.14%) Git (software)
2 56 (14.21%) JIRA
3 25 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.08%) CircleCI
5 18 (4.57%) Bitbucket
5 18 (4.57%) Mocha
6 16 (4.06%) Grunt
7 13 (3.30%) gulp
7 13 (3.30%) Mercurial
8 12 (3.05%) GitLab
9 10 (2.54%) PHPUnit
10 9 (2.28%) Selenium
11 8 (2.03%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.03%) Maven
11 8 (2.03%) PowerBuilder
12 7 (1.78%) Subversion
13 6 (1.52%) Protractor
14 5 (1.27%) git-flow
14 5 (1.27%) Postman
14 5 (1.27%) Xdebug
General
1 52 (13.20%) Marketing
2 33 (8.38%) Finance
3 22 (5.58%) Advertising
4 18 (4.57%) Retail
5 13 (3.30%) Public Sector
6 11 (2.79%) Automotive
7 8 (2.03%) Electronics
8 7 (1.78%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.52%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.27%) Banking
11 4 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.02%) Publishing
12 2 (0.51%) Games
12 2 (0.51%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 255 (64.72%) Developer
2 116 (29.44%) Drupal Developer
3 72 (18.27%) PHP Developer
4 39 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 33 (8.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 32 (8.12%) Web Developer
7 24 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 23 (5.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 21 (5.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
10 19 (4.82%) Architect
11 17 (4.31%) Senior PHP Developer
12 16 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.81%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (3.05%) Lead Developer
16 11 (2.79%) DevOps Engineer
16 11 (2.79%) Engagement Manager
16 11 (2.79%) PHP Web Developer
16 11 (2.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (50.00%) HTML
2 190 (48.22%) CSS
3 88 (22.34%) jQuery
4 76 (19.29%) Symfony
5 73 (18.53%) Laravel
6 67 (17.01%) React
7 59 (14.97%) LAMP
8 58 (14.72%) Sass
9 57 (14.47%) HTML5
10 48 (12.18%) .NET
10 48 (12.18%) AngularJS
11 45 (11.42%) CSS3
12 44 (11.17%) Node.js
13 36 (9.14%) XML
14 33 (8.38%) Web Services
15 28 (7.11%) Vue.js
16 24 (6.09%) RESTful
17 22 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (4.82%) Jest
18 19 (4.82%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.38%) User Experience
2 23 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.31%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (4.06%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.55%) iPad
6 11 (2.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.78%) BBC
9 6 (1.52%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.52%) Video Editing
10 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.02%) Social Media
11 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.76%) New Media
11 3 (0.76%) NHS
12 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.51%) W3C
13 1 (0.25%) Contactless
13 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.45%) Linux
2 28 (7.11%) Windows
3 17 (4.31%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.79%) Android
4 11 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.54%) Unix
6 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (19.80%) MVC
2 78 (19.80%) Web Development
3 61 (15.48%) Content Management
4 58 (14.72%) Front End Development
5 53 (13.45%) DevOps
6 47 (11.93%) OOP
7 39 (9.90%) CRM
8 36 (9.14%) Software Engineering
9 35 (8.88%) Scrum
9 35 (8.88%) TDD
10 32 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (7.87%) Kanban
12 30 (7.61%) OO
13 29 (7.36%) E-Commerce
14 27 (6.85%) Microservices
15 26 (6.60%) API Development
15 26 (6.60%) B2B
16 24 (6.09%) Computer Science
17 23 (5.84%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 229 (58.12%) JavaScript
2 222 (56.35%) PHP
3 56 (14.21%) SQL
4 30 (7.61%) Java
5 27 (6.85%) C#
6 25 (6.35%) ES6
7 22 (5.58%) Bash Shell
8 20 (5.08%) Python
9 19 (4.82%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.05%) Perl
10 12 (3.05%) PHP 7
10 12 (3.05%) VBScript
11 8 (2.03%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.52%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.27%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.27%) Ruby
14 4 (1.02%) C
15 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.82%) Degree
2 11 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.51%) MBA
4 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.55%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) WCAG
3 2 (0.51%) GDPR
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.51%) NCSC
System Software
1 30 (7.61%) Docker
2 28 (7.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.06%) XenApp
4 13 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.78%) Varnish
6 4 (1.02%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (7.36%) Ansible
2 22 (5.58%) Kubernetes
3 18 (4.57%) Docker Swarm
3 18 (4.57%) Terraform
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.51%) SCCM
6 1 (0.25%) cPanel
Vendors
1 43 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.38%) Sitecore
3 30 (7.61%) Adobe
3 30 (7.61%) Zend
4 26 (6.60%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (6.09%) Oracle
6 23 (5.84%) Google
7 20 (5.08%) hybris
7 20 (5.08%) MuleSoft
8 17 (4.31%) VMware
9 16 (4.06%) Citrix
10 12 (3.05%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.03%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.02%) Facebook
13 3 (0.76%) Apple
13 3 (0.76%) HubSpot
13 3 (0.76%) Zoho
14 2 (0.51%) Cisco
15 1 (0.25%) Capita
15 1 (0.25%) Pega