Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 511 511
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -126
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 945 1043 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 2.85% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 822 962 1032
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,025 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.48% -4.29%

Drupal is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31641 36649 42043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.97% 18.60% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25466 31174 34793
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,268 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%

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 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 +6 885 £40,000 +0.17% 73
UK excluding London +37 587 £36,250 +3.57% 55
London -62 328 £47,500 - 20
South East +74 191 £39,000 +1.30% 12
North of England -5 135 £40,000 +14.29% 12
North West -4 102 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Midlands +44 93 £30,000 +3.45% 15
South West -32 82 £37,500 +7.14% 9
West Midlands +2 49 £33,500 +15.52% 10
East of England +11 48 £39,250 +12.14% 5
East Midlands +54 44 £30,000 -14.29% 5
Yorkshire +4 30 £36,250 -3.33% 6
Scotland +9 27 £35,000 -3.45% 2
Wales +19 12 £35,500 -29.00%
North East +19 3 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Drupal.

1 725 (76.72%) PHP
2 575 (60.85%) HTML
3 563 (59.58%) JavaScript
4 558 (59.05%) CSS
5 365 (38.62%) MySQL
6 327 (34.60%) WordPress
7 325 (34.39%) jQuery
8 317 (33.54%) Web Development
9 314 (33.23%) CMS
10 306 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
11 280 (29.63%) Git (software)
12 239 (25.29%) Symfony
13 188 (19.89%) AngularJS
14 187 (19.79%) LAMP
15 177 (18.73%) HTML5
16 175 (18.52%) Magento
17 172 (18.20%) Linux
18 166 (17.57%) MVC
19 155 (16.40%) Laravel
20 134 (14.18%) SQL
21 130 (13.76%) Marketing
22 129 (13.65%) Front End Development
23 128 (13.54%) CSS3
24 118 (12.49%) Finance
25 117 (12.38%) .NET
26 115 (12.17%) Node.js
27 114 (12.06%) Open Source
28 112 (11.85%) User Experience
29 111 (11.75%) XML
30 103 (10.90%) Java

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
1 327 (34.60%) WordPress
2 314 (33.23%) CMS
3 99 (10.48%) Apache
4 55 (5.82%) Joomla!
5 46 (4.87%) Apache Solr
6 41 (4.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 28 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.96%) Umbraco
8 23 (2.43%) nginx
9 21 (2.22%) SharePoint
10 20 (2.12%) Confluence
11 18 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 18 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (1.90%) EPiServer
12 13 (1.38%) Sitefinity
13 10 (1.06%) Alfresco
13 10 (1.06%) Moodle
14 9 (0.95%) eZ Publish
15 8 (0.85%) GeoServer
15 8 (0.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 34 (3.60%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.63%) Doxygen
4 5 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 175 (18.52%) Magento
2 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.74%) Shopify
3 2 (0.21%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 73 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (5.29%) GitHub
3 39 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.54%) SaaS
5 15 (1.59%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 9 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.85%) Loggly
8 6 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.63%) MailChimp
9 5 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.53%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.32%) Route 53
11 3 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.21%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.59%) Internet
1 15 (1.59%) MPLS
2 12 (1.27%) HTTP
3 9 (0.95%) SSL
4 8 (0.85%) DNS
5 5 (0.53%) Firewall
5 5 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.42%) Intranet
6 4 (0.42%) SSH
6 4 (0.42%) VPN
7 3 (0.32%) LDAP
8 2 (0.21%) DHCP
8 2 (0.21%) SMS
8 2 (0.21%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) DAB
9 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.11%) Skype
9 1 (0.11%) VoIP
9 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (38.62%) MySQL
2 85 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 41 (4.34%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (2.54%) MongoDB
4 24 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 22 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (1.90%) MariaDB
9 17 (1.80%) Redis
10 12 (1.27%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.85%) InfluxDB
12 6 (0.63%) Sybase ASE
13 5 (0.53%) GIS
13 5 (0.53%) Power BI
14 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.42%) Spatial Data
15 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 280 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 64 (6.77%) Jenkins
3 61 (6.46%) Grunt
4 57 (6.03%) gulp
5 51 (5.40%) Subversion
6 37 (3.92%) JIRA
7 30 (3.17%) Firebug
7 30 (3.17%) PHPUnit
8 25 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 24 (2.54%) Bower
9 24 (2.54%) Selenium
10 22 (2.33%) Vagrant
11 9 (0.95%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.95%) PhpStorm
12 8 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.74%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.63%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 130 (13.76%) Marketing
2 118 (12.49%) Finance
3 80 (8.47%) Retail
4 27 (2.86%) Publishing
5 24 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.22%) Advertising
7 14 (1.48%) Banking
7 14 (1.48%) Legal
8 12 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.95%) Games
10 6 (0.63%) Automotive
10 6 (0.63%) Local Government
11 5 (0.53%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) Digital Economy
12 3 (0.32%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 762 (80.63%) Developer
2 321 (33.97%) PHP Developer
3 213 (22.54%) Drupal Developer
4 157 (16.61%) Web Developer
5 124 (13.12%) Senior Developer
6 114 (12.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 73 (7.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 66 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 66 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
9 64 (6.77%) HTML Developer
10 62 (6.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 58 (6.14%) Senior PHP Developer
12 56 (5.93%) HTML CSS Developer
13 49 (5.19%) Lead Developer
14 39 (4.13%) Software Developer
15 37 (3.92%) .NET Developer
15 37 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
16 36 (3.81%) Senior Drupal Developer
17 34 (3.60%) Digital Developer
18 33 (3.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (60.85%) HTML
2 558 (59.05%) CSS
3 325 (34.39%) jQuery
4 239 (25.29%) Symfony
5 188 (19.89%) AngularJS
6 187 (19.79%) LAMP
7 177 (18.73%) HTML5
8 155 (16.40%) Laravel
9 128 (13.54%) CSS3
10 117 (12.38%) .NET
11 115 (12.17%) Node.js
12 111 (11.75%) XML
13 98 (10.37%) Sass
14 93 (9.84%) SOAP
15 91 (9.63%) Ajax
16 86 (9.10%) REST
17 72 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 70 (7.41%) JSON
19 68 (7.20%) Web Services
20 49 (5.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 112 (11.85%) User Experience
2 99 (10.48%) Mobile App
3 54 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 24 (2.54%) Social Media
5 20 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (2.01%) Data Centre
6 19 (2.01%) FMCG
7 16 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (0.95%) Blog
11 8 (0.85%) Life Science
12 7 (0.74%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.63%) iPad
14 5 (0.53%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.53%) W3C
15 4 (0.42%) Animation
15 4 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.42%) Fintech
15 4 (0.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 172 (18.20%) Linux
2 83 (8.78%) Android
3 72 (7.62%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.33%) Windows
5 21 (2.22%) Unix
6 15 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.53%) CentOS
9 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.21%) Debian
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (33.54%) Web Development
2 306 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (17.57%) MVC
4 129 (13.65%) Front End Development
5 114 (12.06%) Open Source
6 101 (10.69%) DevOps
7 98 (10.37%) OO
8 97 (10.26%) E-Commerce
9 89 (9.42%) Content Management
10 77 (8.15%) OOP
11 71 (7.51%) Scrum
12 70 (7.41%) TDD
13 65 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (6.67%) Software Engineering
15 62 (6.56%) Mentoring
16 55 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
17 46 (4.87%) OO PHP
18 45 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
18 45 (4.76%) Workflow
19 40 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 725 (76.72%) PHP
2 563 (59.58%) JavaScript
3 134 (14.18%) SQL
4 103 (10.90%) Java
5 73 (7.72%) Python
6 68 (7.20%) C#
7 39 (4.13%) Ruby
8 26 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 23 (2.43%) C++
10 22 (2.33%) Perl
11 20 (2.12%) VB.NET
12 14 (1.48%) XPath
13 11 (1.16%) C
13 11 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.63%) ES6
16 4 (0.42%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.42%) Scala
17 3 (0.32%) PHP 7
17 3 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (8.78%) Degree
2 37 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.53%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.96%) QA
2 8 (0.85%) WCAG
3 4 (0.42%) WAI
4 3 (0.32%) GCP
4 3 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Section 508
System Software
1 53 (5.61%) Docker
2 20 (2.12%) Varnish
3 8 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.32%) Samba
4 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.21%) Gluster
5 2 (0.21%) LXC
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) KVM
6 1 (0.11%) NFS
6 1 (0.11%) vCloud
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (2.86%) Ansible
2 14 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.48%) Puppet
3 10 (1.06%) Nagios
4 8 (0.85%) Grafana
4 8 (0.85%) Kibana
5 4 (0.42%) logstash
6 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.21%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.21%) cPanel
7 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.21%) Pingdom
7 2 (0.21%) Plesk
7 2 (0.21%) Salt
8 1 (0.11%) FreeIPA
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 88 (9.31%) Zend
2 78 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 58 (6.14%) Sitecore
4 45 (4.76%) Adobe
5 40 (4.23%) Oracle
6 25 (2.65%) Google
7 22 (2.33%) Twitter
8 19 (2.01%) Facebook
9 12 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 12 (1.27%) VMware
10 10 (1.06%) IBM
10 10 (1.06%) OpenText
10 10 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.85%) SaltStack
12 7 (0.74%) New Relic
13 6 (0.63%) Rackspace
13 6 (0.63%) Sybase
14 5 (0.53%) EMC
14 5 (0.53%) Plumtree
15 4 (0.42%) Informatica