Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 565 561 524
Rank change year-on-year -4 -37 -110
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 779 771 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 2.47% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 666 660 1,038
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +2.94%

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 29,629 31,263 39,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.92% 17.80% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,445 26,165 33,400
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,099
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018. 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 -10 742 £45,000 +12.50% 182
UK excluding London +2 445 £35,500 +1.43% 114
London -6 330 £55,000 +22.22% 69
South East +22 178 £40,000 - 35
Midlands +69 96 £30,000 +3.45% 23
North of England -16 73 £40,000 +19.40% 35
West Midlands +51 61 £32,500 +12.07% 10
North West -12 45 £42,500 +30.77% 16
East of England -10 37 £40,000 +29.03% 8
East Midlands +40 35 £27,500 -5.17% 13
South West -65 29 £39,625 +16.54% 12
Yorkshire +1 27 £32,500 -7.14% 16
Scotland -30 18 £35,000 -
Wales +21 13 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £31,250 -
North East -24 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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.

1 575 (73.81%) PHP
2 470 (60.33%) JavaScript
3 450 (57.77%) HTML
4 431 (55.33%) CSS
5 325 (41.72%) MySQL
6 317 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
7 295 (37.87%) CMS
8 264 (33.89%) WordPress
9 240 (30.81%) Web Development
10 223 (28.63%) jQuery
11 195 (25.03%) Git (software)
12 185 (23.75%) HTML5
13 174 (22.34%) AngularJS
14 172 (22.08%) Symfony
15 152 (19.51%) Laravel
16 142 (18.23%) Magento
17 137 (17.59%) Linux
18 134 (17.20%) SQL
19 111 (14.25%) XML
20 108 (13.86%) E-Commerce
21 101 (12.97%) CSS3
21 101 (12.97%) Front End Development
22 99 (12.71%) OO
22 99 (12.71%) MVC
23 96 (12.32%) Java
23 96 (12.32%) Sass
24 95 (12.20%) Node.js
24 95 (12.20%) JSON
25 93 (11.94%) OOP
26 87 (11.17%) Subversion

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
1 295 (37.87%) CMS
2 264 (33.89%) WordPress
3 86 (11.04%) Joomla!
4 83 (10.65%) Apache
5 51 (6.55%) SharePoint
6 32 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 28 (3.59%) Tomcat
8 24 (3.08%) Apache Solr
8 24 (3.08%) Umbraco
9 17 (2.18%) EPiServer
10 16 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 12 (1.54%) Alfresco
12 11 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.41%) SAS
13 7 (0.90%) Kentico
13 7 (0.90%) nginx
14 5 (0.64%) Confluence
15 3 (0.39%) GeoServer
15 3 (0.39%) IIS
15 3 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 33 (4.24%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.26%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.26%) InDesign
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 142 (18.23%) Magento
2 21 (2.70%) Shopify
3 10 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.77%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.64%) Workday HCM
6 4 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.51%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.39%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.26%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (8.99%) GitHub
3 31 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (3.21%) Basecamp
5 22 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (2.82%) Serverless
6 20 (2.57%) SaaS
7 19 (2.44%) AdWords
8 16 (2.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 14 (1.80%) Cloudflare
10 12 (1.54%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.41%) npm
12 10 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (1.28%) CloudFront
13 9 (1.16%) Google Analytics
14 8 (1.03%) Trello
15 7 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.90%) Datadog
16 6 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
17 5 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.54%) HTTP
2 9 (1.16%) Intranet
3 4 (0.51%) Internet
3 4 (0.51%) Skype
4 3 (0.39%) SSH
5 2 (0.26%) DNS
5 2 (0.26%) SSL
5 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (41.72%) MySQL
2 62 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 39 (5.01%) MariaDB
4 27 (3.47%) MongoDB
5 25 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
7 19 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.90%) GIS
11 7 (0.90%) Power BI
11 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.51%) Redis
12 4 (0.51%) SQLite
13 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.26%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 195 (25.03%) Git (software)
2 87 (11.17%) Subversion
3 66 (8.47%) JIRA
4 58 (7.45%) Jenkins
5 52 (6.68%) Grunt
6 35 (4.49%) PHPUnit
7 32 (4.11%) Selenium
8 25 (3.21%) gulp
9 23 (2.95%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.05%) Bitbucket
11 14 (1.80%) Vagrant
12 12 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (1.28%) Protractor
15 9 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.03%) Babel
16 8 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (0.90%) Codeship
17 7 (0.90%) GoCD
17 7 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 87 (11.17%) Marketing
2 62 (7.96%) Finance
3 60 (7.70%) Retail
4 35 (4.49%) Advertising
5 25 (3.21%) Banking
6 21 (2.70%) Publishing
7 18 (2.31%) Games
8 11 (1.41%) Law
9 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 598 (76.77%) Developer
2 253 (32.48%) PHP Developer
3 204 (26.19%) Drupal Developer
4 99 (12.71%) Web Developer
5 96 (12.32%) Senior Developer
6 91 (11.68%) Lead Developer
7 61 (7.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 51 (6.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 43 (5.52%) Lead PHP Developer
10 37 (4.75%) PHP Web Developer
10 37 (4.75%) Technical Leader
11 33 (4.24%) Senior Drupal Developer
12 32 (4.11%) Senior PHP Developer
13 30 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
14 28 (3.59%) Architect
15 24 (3.08%) Digital Developer
15 24 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
15 24 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 21 (2.70%) Project Manager
17 18 (2.31%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (57.77%) HTML
2 431 (55.33%) CSS
3 223 (28.63%) jQuery
4 185 (23.75%) HTML5
5 174 (22.34%) AngularJS
6 172 (22.08%) Symfony
7 152 (19.51%) Laravel
8 111 (14.25%) XML
9 101 (12.97%) CSS3
10 96 (12.32%) Sass
11 95 (12.20%) JSON
11 95 (12.20%) Node.js
12 78 (10.01%) Ajax
12 78 (10.01%) REST
13 77 (9.88%) LAMP
14 70 (8.99%) Web Services
15 67 (8.60%) SOAP
16 62 (7.96%) CodeIgniter
17 61 (7.83%) React
18 45 (5.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.24%) Mobile App
2 56 (7.19%) User Experience
3 43 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.70%) W3C
7 18 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 14 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (1.67%) Social Media
10 10 (1.28%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.03%) Animation
11 8 (1.03%) FMCG
12 6 (0.77%) Fintech
12 6 (0.77%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.39%) BBC
14 3 (0.39%) Video Editing
15 2 (0.26%) Minimum Viable Product
15 2 (0.26%) NHS
15 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 137 (17.59%) Linux
2 26 (3.34%) Unix
3 18 (2.31%) Android
4 14 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.41%) Windows
5 11 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.64%) Debian
7 5 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.39%) CentOS
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (30.81%) Web Development
3 108 (13.86%) E-Commerce
4 101 (12.97%) Front End Development
5 99 (12.71%) MVC
5 99 (12.71%) OO
6 93 (11.94%) OOP
7 82 (10.53%) Content Management
8 69 (8.86%) Project Management
9 66 (8.47%) OO PHP
10 65 (8.34%) TDD
11 58 (7.45%) CRM
11 58 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 55 (7.06%) Open Source
13 52 (6.68%) DevOps
14 51 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (6.55%) Scrum
14 51 (6.55%) Test Automation
15 47 (6.03%) Unit Testing
16 38 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 575 (73.81%) PHP
2 470 (60.33%) JavaScript
3 134 (17.20%) SQL
4 96 (12.32%) Java
5 40 (5.13%) Python
6 39 (5.01%) C#
7 29 (3.72%) Perl
8 20 (2.57%) Ruby
9 17 (2.18%) ES6
9 17 (2.18%) PHP 7
10 12 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.41%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.28%) Go
12 10 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.90%) ES7
14 7 (0.90%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.64%) C
16 4 (0.51%) C++
16 4 (0.51%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 54 (6.93%) Degree
2 14 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.16%) ISEB
4 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) AAT
5 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.13%) Analytics IQ
6 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.45%) QA
2 19 (2.44%) WAI
3 5 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 24 (3.08%) Docker
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.51%) Varnish
3 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.67%) Ansible
2 9 (1.16%) Kibana
2 9 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.90%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.90%) Pingdom
4 6 (0.77%) Nagios
4 6 (0.77%) Puppet
4 6 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.51%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.39%) logstash
7 3 (0.39%) Terraform
8 2 (0.26%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.26%) Packer
9 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.13%) Graylog
9 1 (0.13%) Plesk
9 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (6.16%) Google
2 47 (6.03%) Zend
3 41 (5.26%) Adobe
3 41 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 33 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (3.98%) Oracle
6 29 (3.72%) Microsoft
7 16 (2.05%) Capita
8 13 (1.67%) Talend
9 11 (1.41%) Informatica
10 8 (1.03%) IBM
10 8 (1.03%) VMware
11 7 (0.90%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.90%) Siebel
11 7 (0.90%) Splunk
11 7 (0.90%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.77%) Cognos
13 5 (0.64%) Citrix
13 5 (0.64%) EMC
13 5 (0.64%) Red Hat