Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 643 551 519
Rank change year-on-year -92 -32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 499 839 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.49% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 2.90% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 433 727 761
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,492
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.91% -3.77%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,900 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -4.11%

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 22,111 28,904 30,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.35% 16.82% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17,296 23,441 24,964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,188 £27,951 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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 -91 476 £45,000 - 68
UK excluding London -63 261 £37,500 -6.25% 35
London -50 224 £51,979 -5.49% 36
South East -62 83 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Midlands +40 70 £30,000 +9.09% 8
East Midlands +30 40 £25,000 -9.91% 5
South West +27 40 £43,750 +15.13% 10
North of England -37 40 £36,750 -13.53% 5
West Midlands +24 30 £30,000 +9.09% 3
North West +10 25 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East of England +56 16 £28,250 -43.50% 4
Yorkshire -25 11 £33,500 +1.52%
Scotland +17 10 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North East +18 4 £31,500 -
Wales +14 2 £32,500 -17.72% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 376 (75.35%) PHP
2 282 (56.51%) HTML
3 275 (55.11%) JavaScript
4 274 (54.91%) CSS
5 185 (37.07%) MySQL
6 171 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
7 162 (32.46%) CMS
8 130 (26.05%) WordPress
9 127 (25.45%) Git (software)
10 122 (24.45%) Web Development
11 118 (23.65%) jQuery
12 116 (23.25%) LAMP
13 89 (17.84%) SQL
14 85 (17.03%) Laravel
15 82 (16.43%) Marketing
16 81 (16.23%) AngularJS
16 81 (16.23%) Symfony
17 80 (16.03%) MVC
18 79 (15.83%) Front End Development
19 70 (14.03%) Magento
20 69 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
21 66 (13.23%) E-Commerce
22 65 (13.03%) HTML5
23 64 (12.83%) React
24 62 (12.42%) Linux
24 62 (12.42%) Scrum
25 60 (12.02%) Content Management
25 60 (12.02%) .NET
26 59 (11.82%) Sass
27 57 (11.42%) SQL Server

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
1 162 (32.46%) CMS
2 130 (26.05%) WordPress
3 56 (11.22%) Apache
4 37 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 30 (6.01%) Apache Solr
6 26 (5.21%) Joomla!
7 16 (3.21%) nginx
8 15 (3.01%) IIS
9 14 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.81%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (2.00%) Confluence
11 10 (2.00%) Umbraco
12 7 (1.40%) Apache Spark
13 6 (1.20%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.80%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.80%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.80%) GeoServer
14 4 (0.80%) Moodle
15 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (4.01%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.20%) InDesign
5 4 (0.80%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.60%) Sketch
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.20%) InVision
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 70 (14.03%) Magento
2 8 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.80%) Shopify
4 3 (0.60%) CiviCRM
4 3 (0.60%) FastStats
4 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (6.01%) GitHub
4 27 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (2.61%) Google Analytics
5 13 (2.61%) Serverless
6 10 (2.00%) npm
6 10 (2.00%) Sage Pay
7 9 (1.80%) Heroku
8 8 (1.60%) DigitalOcean
8 8 (1.60%) Linode
9 6 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.20%) SaaS
10 5 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.00%) Google App Engine
10 5 (1.00%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.80%) Fastly
11 4 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.60%) Office 365
12 3 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.81%) Intranet
2 5 (1.00%) Skype
3 4 (0.80%) SSH
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
5 2 (0.40%) Internet
5 2 (0.40%) LAN
5 2 (0.40%) WAN
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) WEP
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (37.07%) MySQL
2 57 (11.42%) SQL Server
3 33 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (4.01%) Redis
5 19 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (3.21%) MongoDB
8 15 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (2.81%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.81%) SQLite
10 12 (2.40%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.20%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.80%) Big Data
12 9 (1.80%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.80%) GIS
13 4 (0.80%) phpMyAdmin
14 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 127 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.01%) JIRA
4 27 (5.41%) Subversion
5 26 (5.21%) gulp
6 25 (5.01%) Vagrant
7 19 (3.81%) Grunt
8 17 (3.41%) Bitbucket
9 15 (3.01%) Selenium
10 12 (2.40%) PowerBuilder
11 11 (2.20%) Katalon Studio
12 6 (1.20%) git-flow
12 6 (1.20%) GitLab
12 6 (1.20%) webpack
13 5 (1.00%) Travis CI
14 4 (0.80%) Axure RP
14 4 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.80%) JSUnit
14 4 (0.80%) PHPUnit
15 3 (0.60%) WiX
General
1 82 (16.43%) Marketing
2 19 (3.81%) Finance
3 8 (1.60%) Banking
4 7 (1.40%) Publishing
4 7 (1.40%) Retail
5 6 (1.20%) Advertising
6 5 (1.00%) Law
7 3 (0.60%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 390 (78.16%) Developer
2 185 (37.07%) Drupal Developer
3 144 (28.86%) PHP Developer
4 78 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 71 (14.23%) Senior Developer
6 49 (9.82%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 46 (9.22%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 37 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
9 32 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 24 (4.81%) PHP Web Developer
11 21 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (4.01%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (3.61%) C# Developer
13 18 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
14 17 (3.41%) Backend Developer
15 16 (3.21%) Lead Developer
16 15 (3.01%) Junior
17 13 (2.61%) Junior Developer
18 12 (2.40%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (56.51%) HTML
2 274 (54.91%) CSS
3 118 (23.65%) jQuery
4 116 (23.25%) LAMP
5 85 (17.03%) Laravel
6 81 (16.23%) AngularJS
6 81 (16.23%) Symfony
7 65 (13.03%) HTML5
8 64 (12.83%) React
9 60 (12.02%) .NET
10 59 (11.82%) Sass
11 49 (9.82%) XML
12 47 (9.42%) CSS3
13 45 (9.02%) Vue.js
14 42 (8.42%) JSON
14 42 (8.42%) RESTful
15 40 (8.02%) Web Services
16 39 (7.82%) Node.js
17 35 (7.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (5.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.82%) User Experience
2 20 (4.01%) Mobile App
3 19 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.20%) Social Media
6 10 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.60%) Photography
10 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.40%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.40%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.40%) NHS
10 2 (0.40%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.20%) BBC
11 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.20%) PMI
11 1 (0.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.42%) Linux
2 17 (3.41%) Android
2 17 (3.41%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.20%) Debian
3 11 (2.20%) Windows
4 7 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.00%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.40%) Unix
7 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (24.45%) Web Development
3 80 (16.03%) MVC
4 79 (15.83%) Front End Development
5 66 (13.23%) E-Commerce
6 62 (12.42%) Scrum
7 60 (12.02%) Content Management
8 56 (11.22%) DevOps
9 51 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
10 48 (9.62%) OOP
11 43 (8.62%) SEO
12 42 (8.42%) Open Source
13 36 (7.21%) Analytics
14 34 (6.81%) CRM
14 34 (6.81%) Digital Marketing
14 34 (6.81%) Project Management
15 30 (6.01%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (5.81%) OO
17 25 (5.01%) SDLC
17 25 (5.01%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 376 (75.35%) PHP
2 275 (55.11%) JavaScript
3 89 (17.84%) SQL
4 32 (6.41%) Java
5 27 (5.41%) Python
6 26 (5.21%) C#
7 21 (4.21%) TypeScript
8 18 (3.61%) Ruby
9 17 (3.41%) ES6
10 16 (3.21%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.80%) Perl
11 9 (1.80%) PHP 5
12 7 (1.40%) PHP 7
13 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.00%) Groovy
14 5 (1.00%) Scala
15 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.20%) C
16 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (6.81%) Degree
2 10 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.00%) PMP
4 4 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (0.80%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) APMP
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (6.81%) Docker
2 18 (3.61%) Varnish
3 8 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.40%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.00%) oVirt
5 5 (1.00%) RHEV
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (3.41%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.81%) Ansible
3 10 (2.00%) Puppet
3 10 (2.00%) Terraform
4 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (7.62%) Oracle
2 32 (6.41%) Google
3 27 (5.41%) Zend
4 21 (4.21%) Sitecore
5 19 (3.81%) Adobe
6 18 (3.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (3.01%) Xamarin
8 12 (2.40%) Atlassian
9 11 (2.20%) Rackspace
9 11 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.00%) PayPal
10 10 (2.00%) WorldPay
11 8 (1.60%) Sage
12 7 (1.40%) MuleSoft
13 5 (1.00%) Apple
14 4 (0.80%) ESRI
14 4 (0.80%) Facebook
14 4 (0.80%) HubSpot
14 4 (0.80%) Twitter
14 4 (0.80%) YouTube