Dries Buytaert

Drupal community skills

I asked more than 1,000 Drupal users what they are good at and what skills they'd like to invest in. The results are provided below, and might be of interest for upcoming Drupal book authors, the Drupal documentation team, or those of us who want to flatten the Drupal learning curve.

Community skills
The Y-axis shows the number of people that selected the given skill.

We are good at

  1. HTML
  2. Administering Drupal
  3. CSS
  4. PHP
  5. System administration

We suck at

  1. Flash/Flex
  2. Module development
  3. Performance, scalability, high-availability
  4. Marketing/evangelizing
  5. JavaScript/JQuery

We want to get better at

  1. Module development
  2. Theme development
  3. JavaScript/JQuery
  4. PHP
  5. Performance, scalability, high-availability

— Dries Buytaert

Dries Buytaert is a Boston-based Open Source advocate and technology executive. More than 10,000 people are subscribed to his blog. Sign up to have new posts emailed to you or subscribe using RSS.

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