Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 704 655 563
Rank change year-on-year -49 -92 +2
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 297 525 854
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 2.27% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 272 451 764
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,733 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 17,155 23,135 29,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.49% 15.51% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,641 18,365 24,445
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%

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 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Drupal in the UK

Drupal
Top 17 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 30 March 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 -59 273 £45,000 +5.88% 55
UK excluding London 0 166 £40,000 +6.67% 34
London -13 128 £51,500 +14.44% 22
South West +52 51 £45,000 +28.57% 10
North of England +60 43 £38,500 -0.65% 6
South East +36 41 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North West +42 29 £39,250 -1.88% 4
Work from Home +7 19 £45,000 +6.51% 5
Yorkshire +47 13 £33,500 +3.08%
Scotland +44 12 £41,500 +10.67% 1
Wales 0 9 £35,000 +27.27%
Midlands -4 7 £45,000 +50.00% 7
West Midlands +27 6 £45,000 +50.00% 2
East of England +31 2 £47,500 +35.71% 3
North East +4 1 £47,500 +35.71% 2
East Midlands -14 1 - - 5
Northern Ireland - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 165 (55.56%) PHP
2 162 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 150 (50.51%) CSS
4 146 (49.16%) HTML
5 114 (38.38%) MySQL
5 114 (38.38%) CMS
6 87 (29.29%) WordPress
7 81 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (25.93%) Git (software)
9 74 (24.92%) Symfony
10 69 (23.23%) Laravel
11 63 (21.21%) Web Development
12 61 (20.54%) jQuery
13 54 (18.18%) HTML5
14 49 (16.50%) Azure
14 49 (16.50%) MVC
15 48 (16.16%) LAMP
16 47 (15.82%) SQL
17 46 (15.49%) Microsoft
18 45 (15.15%) Linux
18 45 (15.15%) Finance
19 44 (14.81%) .NET
19 44 (14.81%) SQL Server
19 44 (14.81%) React
20 43 (14.48%) CSS3
20 43 (14.48%) AngularJS
21 42 (14.14%) Web Services
22 40 (13.47%) Sass
23 39 (13.13%) AWS
23 39 (13.13%) OOP

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
1 114 (38.38%) CMS
2 87 (29.29%) WordPress
3 35 (11.78%) SharePoint
4 21 (7.07%) IIS
5 17 (5.72%) Confluence
6 15 (5.05%) Apache
7 14 (4.71%) Tomcat
8 12 (4.04%) Umbraco
9 11 (3.70%) Joomla!
10 10 (3.37%) nginx
11 9 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.35%) Appian
13 4 (1.35%) Moodle
13 4 (1.35%) SilverStripe
14 3 (1.01%) TYPO3
15 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
16 1 (0.34%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Sketch
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe XD
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.67%) InVision
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (8.08%) Magento
2 12 (4.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (1.68%) CiviCRM
4 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.01%) Shopify
6 2 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.50%) Azure
2 39 (13.13%) AWS
3 28 (9.43%) Office 365
4 12 (4.04%) Google Analytics
5 10 (3.37%) npm
6 9 (3.03%) GitHub
7 8 (2.69%) SaaS
8 7 (2.36%) CloudFront
9 5 (1.68%) Cloudflare
10 4 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.35%) GCP
10 4 (1.35%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (1.35%) IaaS
10 4 (1.35%) Slack
11 2 (0.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 2 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.34%) Veeva
12 1 (0.34%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.73%) DNS
2 10 (3.37%) Internet
3 5 (1.68%) Firewall
4 4 (1.35%) SSL
4 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.01%) FTP
5 3 (1.01%) HTTP
5 3 (1.01%) SMTP
6 2 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (38.38%) MySQL
2 44 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.02%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 77 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.42%) JIRA
3 19 (6.40%) PHPUnit
4 15 (5.05%) Bitbucket
5 11 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
6 10 (3.37%) Xdebug
7 8 (2.69%) gulp
7 8 (2.69%) Subversion
7 8 (2.69%) webpack
8 6 (2.02%) GitLab
8 6 (2.02%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.68%) git-flow
9 5 (1.68%) Grunt
10 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.35%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.35%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.01%) Mocha
11 3 (1.01%) PostCSS
General
1 45 (15.15%) Finance
2 33 (11.11%) Marketing
3 15 (5.05%) Advertising
3 15 (5.05%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.71%) Retail
5 6 (2.02%) Games
6 5 (1.68%) Automotive
6 5 (1.68%) Publishing
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Local Government
9 2 (0.67%) Electronics
9 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 202 (68.01%) Developer
2 71 (23.91%) Drupal Developer
2 71 (23.91%) PHP Developer
3 33 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 30 (10.10%) Web Developer
5 26 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (6.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 19 (6.40%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (5.72%) Project Manager
9 16 (5.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 15 (5.05%) Architect
10 15 (5.05%) PHP Web Developer
10 15 (5.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.70%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.70%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.70%) Senior Manager
13 10 (3.37%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (50.51%) CSS
2 146 (49.16%) HTML
3 74 (24.92%) Symfony
4 69 (23.23%) Laravel
5 61 (20.54%) jQuery
6 54 (18.18%) HTML5
7 48 (16.16%) LAMP
8 44 (14.81%) .NET
8 44 (14.81%) React
9 43 (14.48%) AngularJS
9 43 (14.48%) CSS3
10 42 (14.14%) Web Services
11 40 (13.47%) Sass
12 34 (11.45%) XML
13 29 (9.76%) Node.js
14 25 (8.42%) Vue.js
15 21 (7.07%) LDAP
16 17 (5.72%) ASP.NET
17 16 (5.39%) REST
17 16 (5.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.75%) User Experience
2 22 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.40%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 9 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.02%) BBC
6 6 (2.02%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.01%) Blog
8 3 (1.01%) New Media
8 3 (1.01%) NHS
8 3 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) Animation
9 2 (0.67%) W3C
10 1 (0.34%) FMCG
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) LIMS
10 1 (0.34%) Photography
10 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.15%) Linux
2 33 (11.11%) Windows
3 18 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.72%) Android
4 17 (5.72%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.68%) Unix
7 4 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.01%) CentOS
8 3 (1.01%) Debian
8 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.21%) Web Development
3 49 (16.50%) MVC
4 39 (13.13%) OOP
5 29 (9.76%) Content Management
5 29 (9.76%) OO
6 28 (9.43%) Front End Development
7 26 (8.75%) Mentoring
8 25 (8.42%) CRM
9 22 (7.41%) DevOps
10 21 (7.07%) Project Delivery
10 21 (7.07%) Project Management
11 20 (6.73%) Service Management
12 19 (6.40%) Analytics
12 19 (6.40%) Scrum
13 17 (5.72%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (5.72%) Workflow
14 16 (5.39%) Customer Requirements
14 16 (5.39%) Microservices
14 16 (5.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (55.56%) PHP
2 162 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 47 (15.82%) SQL
4 30 (10.10%) Bash Shell
5 22 (7.41%) C#
6 21 (7.07%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.72%) Java
7 17 (5.72%) Perl
7 17 (5.72%) Python
8 14 (4.71%) PHP 7
8 14 (4.71%) VBScript
9 11 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.03%) ES6
11 4 (1.35%) Ruby
12 3 (1.01%) C
12 3 (1.01%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.67%) MBA
3 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.68%) WCAG
2 4 (1.35%) QA
3 3 (1.01%) GDPR
4 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.67%) NCSC
System Software
1 31 (10.44%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.06%) XenApp
3 16 (5.39%) Docker
4 15 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.36%) Varnish
6 4 (1.35%) vSphere
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.37%) Ansible
2 4 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.01%) Terraform
4 2 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.67%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 24 (8.08%) Oracle
4 21 (7.07%) Zend
5 20 (6.73%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (6.40%) VMware
7 18 (6.06%) Citrix
8 14 (4.71%) Google
9 13 (4.38%) Adobe
10 12 (4.04%) Atlassian
11 11 (3.70%) Xamarin
12 9 (3.03%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.01%) Apple
13 3 (1.01%) HubSpot
13 3 (1.01%) WooCommerce
13 3 (1.01%) Zoho
14 2 (0.67%) Capita
14 2 (0.67%) Cisco
14 2 (0.67%) Facebook
14 2 (0.67%) hybris