The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank - 220 208
Permanent jobs citing DRM 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.073% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.092% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
DRM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4425 4343 3970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.95% 79.32% 77.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3186 3172 3218
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DRM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DRM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DRM across the Berkshire region.

DRM Salary Trend in Berkshire

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DRM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DRM.

1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Advertising
2 8 (72.73%) Huawei
2 8 (72.73%) IPTV
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) Video on Demand
2 8 (72.73%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) DHTML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) MPEG
4 1 (9.09%) DVB

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DRM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ADSL
1 1 (9.09%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Advertising
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) IPTV Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) C# Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) DHTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) IPTV
1 8 (72.73%) Video on Demand
1 8 (72.73%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (9.09%) MPEG
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Huawei
2 1 (9.09%) Broadcom