Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 585 707 657
Rank change year-on-year +122 -50 -102
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 262 282 520
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 1.71% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 233 241 443
10th Percentile £33,550 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £34,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £65,000 £64,733
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%

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 11,251 16,449 23,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.55% 14.45% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8,646 13,198 18,415
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,125
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +104 246 £49,715 +10.48% 68
UK excluding London +98 147 £45,000 +12.50% 39
London +98 111 £52,500 +1.94% 32
Work from Home -77 60 £47,500 +5.56% 15
South East +101 58 £45,000 +28.57% 10
North of England +40 35 £47,500 +23.38% 14
North West +32 21 £47,500 +17.28% 6
South West -4 21 £62,500 +38.89% 8
Yorkshire +6 14 £40,000 +19.40% 7
Scotland +11 12 £37,000 -10.84% 2
Midlands +47 11 £40,000 +6.67% 4
East of England +64 8 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +28 6 £40,000 +6.67% 1
East Midlands +25 5 £38,750 - 3
Wales +27 2 £36,250 -3.33% 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 155 (59.16%) PHP
2 140 (53.44%) JavaScript
3 118 (45.04%) HTML
3 118 (45.04%) CSS
4 115 (43.89%) WordPress
5 106 (40.46%) CMS
6 91 (34.73%) MySQL
7 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (26.34%) Laravel
9 54 (20.61%) Git (software)
9 54 (20.61%) Azure
10 53 (20.23%) Web Development
11 49 (18.70%) E-Commerce
12 46 (17.56%) AWS
13 45 (17.18%) DevOps
14 43 (16.41%) User Experience
15 40 (15.27%) Docker
16 38 (14.50%) Vue.js
16 38 (14.50%) Marketing
16 38 (14.50%) LAMP
17 36 (13.74%) Content Management
17 36 (13.74%) React
18 35 (13.36%) JIRA
19 34 (12.98%) Google
19 34 (12.98%) Magento
19 34 (12.98%) Sitecore
19 34 (12.98%) Node.js
20 32 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (11.83%) Symfony
21 31 (11.83%) Python

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
1 115 (43.89%) WordPress
2 106 (40.46%) CMS
3 30 (11.45%) Umbraco
4 28 (10.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 21 (8.02%) Confluence
6 12 (4.58%) Kentico
7 11 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.20%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.82%) Apache
9 7 (2.67%) nginx
10 5 (1.91%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.76%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.76%) Podio
11 2 (0.76%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.38%) Moodle
12 1 (0.38%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 9 (3.44%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.53%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.53%) Sketch
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 34 (12.98%) Magento
2 12 (4.58%) Shopify
3 11 (4.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 8 (3.05%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.61%) Azure
2 46 (17.56%) AWS
3 21 (8.02%) Yarn
4 19 (7.25%) npm
5 18 (6.87%) Serverless
6 16 (6.11%) GCP
7 15 (5.73%) Google Analytics
8 12 (4.58%) Microsoft 365
9 9 (3.44%) Power Platform
10 7 (2.67%) Veeva
11 6 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (2.29%) PaaS
12 5 (1.91%) Datadog
12 5 (1.91%) DigitalOcean
13 4 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (1.53%) GitHub
13 4 (1.53%) Google Docs
13 4 (1.53%) Slack
14 3 (1.15%) Amazon Cognito
14 3 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.20%) DNS
2 10 (3.82%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.91%) Firewall
3 5 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (1.91%) SSL
4 4 (1.53%) Intranet
4 4 (1.53%) SSH
5 3 (1.15%) HTTP
5 3 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.73%) MySQL
2 20 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.44%) Power BI
4 8 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 54 (20.61%) Git (software)
2 35 (13.36%) JIRA
3 28 (10.69%) gulp
4 24 (9.16%) Grunt
5 14 (5.34%) Bitbucket
6 11 (4.20%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.91%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.53%) CircleCI
8 4 (1.53%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.53%) webpack
9 3 (1.15%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.15%) git-flow
9 3 (1.15%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 2 (0.76%) GitLab
10 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.76%) Mocha
10 2 (0.76%) Postman
10 2 (0.76%) RSpec
10 2 (0.76%) Selenium
10 2 (0.76%) Storybook
General
1 38 (14.50%) Marketing
2 18 (6.87%) Finance
3 8 (3.05%) Local Government
3 8 (3.05%) Publishing
4 7 (2.67%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.76%) Legal
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (63.36%) Developer
2 70 (26.72%) Drupal Developer
3 48 (18.32%) PHP Developer
4 28 (10.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (9.92%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.16%) Web Developer
7 20 (7.63%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 19 (7.25%) Backend Developer
8 19 (7.25%) Project Manager
9 18 (6.87%) Digital Project Manager
10 13 (4.96%) Senior PHP Developer
11 12 (4.58%) Architect
11 12 (4.58%) CMS Project Manager
11 12 (4.58%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.20%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 11 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (3.44%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (45.04%) CSS
1 118 (45.04%) HTML
2 69 (26.34%) Laravel
3 38 (14.50%) LAMP
3 38 (14.50%) Vue.js
4 36 (13.74%) React
5 34 (12.98%) Node.js
6 31 (11.83%) Symfony
7 30 (11.45%) HTML5
8 29 (11.07%) jQuery
9 27 (10.31%) CSS3
10 24 (9.16%) AngularJS
11 22 (8.40%) Web Services
12 20 (7.63%) .NET
12 20 (7.63%) CodeIgniter
12 20 (7.63%) Sass
12 20 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (7.25%) Yii
14 16 (6.11%) JSON
15 10 (3.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.41%) User Experience
2 20 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.49%) Animation
4 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.58%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.82%) Social Media
7 7 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.91%) Derivative
10 4 (1.53%) NHS
11 3 (1.15%) Life Science
12 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.76%) iPad
13 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.38%) FMCG
13 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.63%) Linux
2 17 (6.49%) Windows
3 11 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.05%) Android
6 7 (2.67%) Unix
7 6 (2.29%) Debian
8 5 (1.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.23%) Web Development
3 49 (18.70%) E-Commerce
4 45 (17.18%) DevOps
5 36 (13.74%) Content Management
6 32 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (10.31%) Project Management
8 26 (9.92%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (9.92%) Project Delivery
9 25 (9.54%) MVC
10 23 (8.78%) Mentoring
10 23 (8.78%) Scrum
11 21 (8.02%) CRM
12 20 (7.63%) Analytics
13 19 (7.25%) Mobile First
14 17 (6.49%) Decision-Making
15 15 (5.73%) B2B
15 15 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (5.34%) Mobile Development
16 14 (5.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 155 (59.16%) PHP
2 140 (53.44%) JavaScript
3 31 (11.83%) Python
4 9 (3.44%) C#
5 8 (3.05%) Ruby
6 7 (2.67%) ES6
6 7 (2.67%) SQL
7 6 (2.29%) Java
8 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.53%) Perl
8 4 (1.53%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.76%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.38%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (1.15%) Degree
2 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.44%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) WAI
2 4 (1.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (15.27%) Docker
2 11 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.53%) Varnish
4 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (5.73%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.58%) Terraform
3 7 (2.67%) Ansible
3 7 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.67%) Puppet
4 6 (2.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (12.98%) Google
1 34 (12.98%) Sitecore
2 24 (9.16%) Zend
3 22 (8.40%) Microsoft
4 21 (8.02%) Atlassian
5 16 (6.11%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (4.20%) MuleSoft
6 11 (4.20%) Oracle
7 9 (3.44%) Adobe
7 9 (3.44%) SAP
8 8 (3.05%) hybris
9 6 (2.29%) Facebook
10 5 (1.91%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.91%) Dynatrace
10 5 (1.91%) New Relic
10 5 (1.91%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.15%) Optimizely
12 2 (0.76%) Pega
12 2 (0.76%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 1 (0.38%) Foundry