Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 675 630 554
Rank change year-on-year -45 -76 0
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 413 634 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.09% 2.42% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 349 529 723
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,510 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.41% -2.33% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,286 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,250 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.64% +4.00% +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 19,758 26,192 31,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.62% 16.08% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15,905 21,079 25,485
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +8.75% -

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 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 -48 397 £45,000 +5.88% 112
UK excluding London +30 254 £39,250 +0.64% 85
London -54 156 £52,500 +16.67% 33
South East +36 95 £48,000 +12.94% 16
North of England +53 67 £37,500 - 18
South West +27 56 £40,000 +19.40% 33
North West +47 37 £39,250 +4.67% 7
Yorkshire +23 28 £33,000 -12.00% 6
Midlands +29 18 £30,000 -14.29% 10
West Midlands +5 16 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Wales +4 7 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Scotland +7 6 £42,000 +15.37% 1
East of England +10 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Midlands +27 2 £22,500 -13.46% 5
North East +19 2 £40,000 -2.44% 5
Northern Ireland +1 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 263 (63.68%) PHP
2 246 (59.56%) JavaScript
3 212 (51.33%) HTML
4 209 (50.61%) CSS
5 175 (42.37%) CMS
6 142 (34.38%) WordPress
7 134 (32.45%) MySQL
8 131 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
9 111 (26.88%) Git (software)
10 96 (23.24%) jQuery
11 93 (22.52%) MVC
12 90 (21.79%) Laravel
13 87 (21.07%) Web Development
14 85 (20.58%) Symfony
15 74 (17.92%) Content Management
16 66 (15.98%) Front End Development
17 65 (15.74%) React
18 59 (14.29%) DevOps
19 58 (14.04%) Sass
20 56 (13.56%) Azure
21 55 (13.32%) JIRA
22 52 (12.59%) Linux
23 50 (12.11%) Marketing
24 49 (11.86%) AngularJS
25 48 (11.62%) HTML5
25 48 (11.62%) LAMP
26 47 (11.38%) Node.js
27 45 (10.90%) Scrum
27 45 (10.90%) OOP
28 43 (10.41%) User Experience

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
1 175 (42.37%) CMS
2 142 (34.38%) WordPress
3 36 (8.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 34 (8.23%) Apache
5 28 (6.78%) Confluence
6 23 (5.57%) Joomla!
7 20 (4.84%) Umbraco
8 18 (4.36%) SharePoint
8 18 (4.36%) SugarCRM
9 13 (3.15%) nginx
10 10 (2.42%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.42%) TYPO3
11 8 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.48%) Appian
14 2 (0.48%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.48%) IIS
15 1 (0.24%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 24 (5.81%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.66%) Sketch
4 8 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (1.45%) InDesign
7 5 (1.21%) InVision
8 4 (0.97%) Adobe XD
8 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.48%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 38 (9.20%) Magento
2 10 (2.42%) CiviCRM
3 6 (1.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.73%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.73%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 56 (13.56%) Azure
2 41 (9.93%) AWS
3 19 (4.60%) GCP
3 19 (4.60%) GitHub
4 14 (3.39%) npm
5 9 (2.18%) Google Analytics
5 9 (2.18%) Office 365
6 5 (1.21%) MailChimp
6 5 (1.21%) Serverless
7 4 (0.97%) Cloudflare
7 4 (0.97%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.73%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (0.73%) SaaS
8 3 (0.73%) Yarn
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.48%) Datadog
9 2 (0.48%) Firebase
9 2 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.69%) Intranet
2 5 (1.21%) DNS
2 5 (1.21%) Internet
3 4 (0.97%) Extranet
3 4 (0.97%) SSL
4 2 (0.48%) HTTP
4 2 (0.48%) SSH
5 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (32.45%) MySQL
2 29 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.63%) MariaDB
5 15 (3.63%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.45%) Redis
8 5 (1.21%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) GIS
11 1 (0.24%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 111 (26.88%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.32%) JIRA
3 29 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 25 (6.05%) Grunt
5 22 (5.33%) gulp
6 19 (4.60%) CircleCI
7 17 (4.12%) Mocha
8 16 (3.87%) Bitbucket
9 14 (3.39%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.91%) GitLab
11 10 (2.42%) Subversion
12 8 (1.94%) Maven
13 7 (1.69%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.69%) Selenium
14 6 (1.45%) Bower
15 5 (1.21%) PHPUnit
16 4 (0.97%) JMeter
16 4 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
16 4 (0.97%) SoapUI
16 4 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (12.11%) Marketing
2 20 (4.84%) Advertising
3 16 (3.87%) Finance
3 16 (3.87%) Retail
4 11 (2.66%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.18%) Automotive
6 8 (1.94%) Electronics
6 8 (1.94%) Publishing
7 7 (1.69%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.45%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.48%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 290 (70.22%) Developer
2 141 (34.14%) Drupal Developer
3 85 (20.58%) PHP Developer
4 61 (14.77%) Senior Developer
5 35 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 34 (8.23%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 33 (7.99%) Web Developer
8 28 (6.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 18 (4.36%) Senior PHP Developer
10 16 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (3.63%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.39%) Backend Developer
12 14 (3.39%) Digital Project Manager
13 13 (3.15%) Architect
13 13 (3.15%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.15%) Product Manager
13 13 (3.15%) Software Engineer
14 12 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.91%) Engagement Manager
15 11 (2.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (51.33%) HTML
2 209 (50.61%) CSS
3 96 (23.24%) jQuery
4 90 (21.79%) Laravel
5 85 (20.58%) Symfony
6 65 (15.74%) React
7 58 (14.04%) Sass
8 49 (11.86%) AngularJS
9 48 (11.62%) HTML5
9 48 (11.62%) LAMP
10 47 (11.38%) Node.js
11 41 (9.93%) .NET
12 37 (8.96%) CSS3
13 35 (8.47%) RESTful
14 32 (7.75%) Vue.js
14 32 (7.75%) XML
15 25 (6.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (4.60%) Twig
17 18 (4.36%) CodeIgniter
17 18 (4.36%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.41%) User Experience
2 19 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.12%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (3.39%) iPad
5 12 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.91%) Enterprise Cloud
6 11 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.69%) Social Media
7 7 (1.69%) Video Editing
8 6 (1.45%) BBC
8 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.21%) Replication
9 5 (1.21%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.73%) New Media
10 3 (0.73%) Wiki
11 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.48%) NHS
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.59%) Linux
2 11 (2.66%) Android
2 11 (2.66%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.42%) Unix
3 10 (2.42%) Windows
4 6 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.97%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.52%) MVC
3 87 (21.07%) Web Development
4 74 (17.92%) Content Management
5 66 (15.98%) Front End Development
6 59 (14.29%) DevOps
7 45 (10.90%) OOP
7 45 (10.90%) Scrum
8 41 (9.93%) Software Engineering
9 37 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 35 (8.47%) OO
11 34 (8.23%) Open Source
12 33 (7.99%) TDD
13 32 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (7.51%) Kanban
15 29 (7.02%) B2B
15 29 (7.02%) CRM
16 28 (6.78%) Test Automation
16 28 (6.78%) Workflow
17 27 (6.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 263 (63.68%) PHP
2 246 (59.56%) JavaScript
3 39 (9.44%) SQL
4 36 (8.72%) Java
5 29 (7.02%) C#
5 29 (7.02%) ES6
6 24 (5.81%) Python
7 8 (1.94%) PHP 5
8 7 (1.69%) PHP 7
9 6 (1.45%) Kotlin
10 5 (1.21%) C
10 5 (1.21%) Ruby
11 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.73%) Go
12 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.48%) Groovy
13 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (5.08%) Degree
2 14 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.60%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) GDPR
2 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (9.44%) Docker
2 7 (1.69%) Varnish
3 5 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.48%) oVirt
5 2 (0.48%) RHEV
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (7.51%) Ansible
2 29 (7.02%) Kubernetes
3 26 (6.30%) Terraform
4 17 (4.12%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.48%) Puppet
6 1 (0.24%) cPanel
Vendors
1 39 (9.44%) Adobe
2 37 (8.96%) Sitecore
3 36 (8.72%) Zend
4 32 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 27 (6.54%) Oracle
6 26 (6.30%) Google
6 26 (6.30%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (4.60%) hybris
8 8 (1.94%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.45%) Facebook
10 5 (1.21%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.97%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.48%) Alibaba
12 2 (0.48%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.48%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.48%) New Relic
13 1 (0.24%) Capita
13 1 (0.24%) Netlify
13 1 (0.24%) Screaming Frog
13 1 (0.24%) VMware