Period
to 22 October 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drupal
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 545 508
Rank change year-on-year -2 -37 -119
Permanent jobs citing Drupal 834 928 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.68% 2.66% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 716 848 1083
UK median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% - +1.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 31107 34862 41617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.85% 18.38% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25061 29439 34665
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 2017.

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 22 October 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 -33 785 £42,500 +6.25% 65
UK excluding London +15 475 £37,500 +7.14% 44
London -36 341 £50,000 +11.11% 23
South East +33 155 £40,000 +5.26% 12
North of England -9 95 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Midlands +81 93 £32,000 +18.52% 9
North West +4 68 £42,500 +21.43% 8
South West -29 67 £36,250 +3.57% 1
West Midlands +40 64 £35,000 +40.00% 6
East of England -8 36 £34,000 -2.86% 8
East Midlands +64 29 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire -15 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Scotland -13 22 £35,000 -
Wales +24 8 £40,000 +17.65% 2
North East +16 4 £27,500 -
Northern Ireland -24 1 £27,500 -15.38%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 634 (76.02%) PHP
2 524 (62.83%) JavaScript
3 492 (58.99%) HTML
4 478 (57.31%) CSS
5 341 (40.89%) MySQL
6 325 (38.97%) CMS
7 298 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
8 279 (33.45%) WordPress
9 276 (33.09%) Web Development
10 269 (32.25%) jQuery
11 233 (27.94%) Git (software)
12 214 (25.66%) Symfony
13 198 (23.74%) AngularJS
14 171 (20.50%) Magento
15 163 (19.54%) HTML5
16 157 (18.82%) Laravel
17 141 (16.91%) LAMP
18 139 (16.67%) Linux
19 138 (16.55%) MVC
20 132 (15.83%) Node.js
21 122 (14.63%) CSS3
22 121 (14.51%) SQL
23 113 (13.55%) Marketing
24 109 (13.07%) XML
25 107 (12.83%) Front End Development
26 105 (12.59%) SOAP
27 101 (12.11%) Java
28 100 (11.99%) Finance
29 98 (11.75%) Sass
30 95 (11.39%) REST

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
1 325 (38.97%) CMS
2 279 (33.45%) WordPress
3 77 (9.23%) Apache
4 76 (9.11%) Joomla!
5 36 (4.32%) Apache Solr
6 35 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 32 (3.84%) SharePoint
8 30 (3.60%) Tomcat
9 23 (2.76%) EPiServer
10 22 (2.64%) Umbraco
11 20 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 13 (1.56%) Confluence
13 10 (1.20%) nginx
14 9 (1.08%) Alfresco
14 9 (1.08%) eZ Publish
15 8 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.96%) Sitefinity
16 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.72%) Liferay
17 6 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.36%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) HipChat
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 171 (20.50%) Magento
2 6 (0.72%) Shopify
3 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.48%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.27%) GitHub
2 66 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (3.48%) npm
5 21 (2.52%) SaaS
6 14 (1.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 14 (1.68%) Google Analytics
7 12 (1.44%) Amazon S3
8 11 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (1.32%) Serverless
9 9 (1.08%) Basecamp
10 8 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.96%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 7 (0.84%) AdWords
12 6 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.72%) Datadog
13 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.48%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.44%) MPLS
2 8 (0.96%) Internet
3 5 (0.60%) HTTP
3 5 (0.60%) Intranet
4 3 (0.36%) DNS
4 3 (0.36%) Firewall
4 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.36%) SSH
4 3 (0.36%) SSL
4 3 (0.36%) VPN
5 2 (0.24%) DHCP
5 2 (0.24%) Skype
5 2 (0.24%) SMS
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) DAB
6 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (40.89%) MySQL
2 62 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 39 (4.68%) MariaDB
4 31 (3.72%) MongoDB
5 24 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 24 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
6 18 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.20%) Redis
9 9 (1.08%) Power BI
9 9 (1.08%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.84%) GIS
11 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
12 5 (0.60%) Spatial Data
13 3 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 233 (27.94%) Git (software)
2 68 (8.15%) Subversion
3 54 (6.47%) Grunt
4 53 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 49 (5.88%) gulp
6 43 (5.16%) JIRA
7 33 (3.96%) Firebug
8 29 (3.48%) Bitbucket
9 28 (3.36%) Bower
9 28 (3.36%) PHPUnit
10 20 (2.40%) Selenium
11 16 (1.92%) Vagrant
12 15 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (1.44%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.96%) Protractor
15 7 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.84%) Jasmine
16 6 (0.72%) Maven
16 6 (0.72%) PhpStorm
16 6 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 113 (13.55%) Marketing
2 100 (11.99%) Finance
3 83 (9.95%) Retail
4 24 (2.88%) Advertising
4 24 (2.88%) Publishing
5 17 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.56%) Banking
6 13 (1.56%) Legal
7 6 (0.72%) Automotive
7 6 (0.72%) Games
8 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.24%) Electronics
9 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.12%) Billing
10 1 (0.12%) Law
10 1 (0.12%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 664 (79.62%) Developer
2 291 (34.89%) PHP Developer
3 193 (23.14%) Drupal Developer
4 133 (15.95%) Web Developer
5 124 (14.87%) Senior Developer
6 83 (9.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 68 (8.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 64 (7.67%) Lead Developer
9 60 (7.19%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 56 (6.71%) PHP Web Developer
11 53 (6.35%) Senior PHP Developer
12 48 (5.76%) Lead PHP Developer
13 46 (5.52%) Senior Drupal Developer
14 45 (5.40%) Full Stack Developer
15 44 (5.28%) HTML Developer
16 38 (4.56%) HTML CSS Developer
17 33 (3.96%) Digital Developer
17 33 (3.96%) Senior Web Developer
18 28 (3.36%) Junior
19 27 (3.24%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (58.99%) HTML
2 478 (57.31%) CSS
3 269 (32.25%) jQuery
4 214 (25.66%) Symfony
5 198 (23.74%) AngularJS
6 163 (19.54%) HTML5
7 157 (18.82%) Laravel
8 141 (16.91%) LAMP
9 132 (15.83%) Node.js
10 122 (14.63%) CSS3
11 109 (13.07%) XML
12 105 (12.59%) SOAP
13 98 (11.75%) Sass
14 95 (11.39%) REST
15 82 (9.83%) JSON
16 78 (9.35%) Ajax
17 77 (9.23%) .NET
18 67 (8.03%) Web Services
19 61 (7.31%) CodeIgniter
20 55 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.03%) Mobile App
2 91 (10.91%) User Experience
3 41 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (1.92%) Social Media
6 15 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (1.80%) FMCG
7 14 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.44%) W3C
9 7 (0.84%) Animation
10 6 (0.72%) Blog
10 6 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.60%) iPad
11 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.48%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.36%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.36%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 139 (16.67%) Linux
2 44 (5.28%) Android
3 39 (4.68%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.64%) Unix
5 17 (2.04%) Windows
6 11 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.36%) CentOS
9 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (33.09%) Web Development
3 138 (16.55%) MVC
4 107 (12.83%) Front End Development
5 89 (10.67%) OO
6 82 (9.83%) Content Management
7 78 (9.35%) DevOps
7 78 (9.35%) Open Source
8 68 (8.15%) OOP
9 65 (7.79%) E-Commerce
10 64 (7.67%) Mentoring
11 63 (7.55%) TDD
12 60 (7.19%) OO PHP
13 52 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (6.12%) Project Management
15 48 (5.76%) Workflow
16 43 (5.16%) Scrum
17 42 (5.04%) CRM
18 39 (4.68%) Software Engineering
19 38 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 634 (76.02%) PHP
2 524 (62.83%) JavaScript
3 121 (14.51%) SQL
4 101 (12.11%) Java
5 56 (6.71%) C#
6 55 (6.59%) Python
7 27 (3.24%) Ruby
8 18 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 16 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.80%) C++
11 11 (1.32%) ES6
11 11 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.08%) C
13 8 (0.96%) Go
13 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.84%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.60%) Perl
16 5 (0.60%) PHP 7
17 4 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (7.79%) Degree
2 18 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) AAT
4 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.12%) MCP
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.04%) QA
2 10 (1.20%) WAI
3 4 (0.48%) WCAG
4 3 (0.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) GCP
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (4.92%) Docker
2 14 (1.68%) Varnish
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Gluster
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) LXC
5 1 (0.12%) Samba
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (2.88%) Ansible
2 10 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.96%) Kibana
4 7 (0.84%) Capistrano
4 7 (0.84%) Nagios
4 7 (0.84%) Puppet
5 6 (0.72%) Pingdom
6 4 (0.48%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.24%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (7.31%) Zend
2 58 (6.95%) Microsoft
3 52 (6.24%) Sitecore
4 47 (5.64%) Adobe
5 41 (4.92%) Oracle
6 21 (2.52%) Google
7 13 (1.56%) Twitter
8 11 (1.32%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.32%) Facebook
9 10 (1.20%) VMware
10 9 (1.08%) Informatica
11 8 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.96%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.84%) OpenText
13 6 (0.72%) EMC
13 6 (0.72%) IBM
13 6 (0.72%) Rackspace
13 6 (0.72%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.72%) Siebel
13 6 (0.72%) Sybase