The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 854 822 871
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +49
Permanent jobs citing DRM 81 115 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.11% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 63 56 31
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DRM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DRM within the UK.

DRM Salary Trend in the UK

DRM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DRM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

DRM Salary Histogram in the UK

DRM
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 79 £62,500 +13.63% 6
London -33 45 £67,500 +10.20% 3
South East +32 18 £57,500 -
Berkshire +7 18 £57,500 -
Windsor - 6 £55,000 -
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
Slough - 4 £85,000 -
City of London +43 3 £50,000 -6.97% 1
East Midlands - 3 £58,750 -
Reading +6 2 £42,500 -
East of England 0 2 £60,000 - 2
North West - 2 £100,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £100,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £60,000 - 1
Cambridge -1 1 £60,000 - 1
Derby - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 62 (49.60%) Finance
2 61 (48.80%) Hyperion
3 57 (45.60%) Oracle
3 57 (45.60%) HFM
4 56 (44.80%) Essbase
5 43 (34.40%) Degree
5 43 (34.40%) SQL
6 42 (33.60%) Hyperion Smart View
7 31 (24.80%) Hyperion Planning
8 29 (23.20%) Linux
9 26 (20.80%) SDLC
10 25 (20.00%) Unix
10 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 25 (20.00%) Video on Demand
11 23 (18.40%) Computer Science
11 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
12 22 (17.60%) Java
13 21 (16.80%) Python
14 20 (16.00%) Data Management
14 20 (16.00%) Android
15 19 (15.20%) Project Management
16 18 (14.40%) Windows
16 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
16 18 (14.40%) Apple iOS
17 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
17 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
17 17 (13.60%) Data Modelling
17 17 (13.60%) Middleware
18 16 (12.80%) Cloud Computing

DRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.60%) IIS
1 2 (1.60%) NetWeaver
1 2 (1.60%) Node.js
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (1.60%) SAS
1 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 57 (45.60%) HFM
2 31 (24.80%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.60%) JDE World
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.60%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.60%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.60%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.80%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (8.00%) SaaS
3 9 (7.20%) IaaS
4 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.20%) GitHub
6 4 (3.20%) Office 365
6 4 (3.20%) PaaS
6 4 (3.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) SSL
2 12 (9.60%) Firewall
3 11 (8.80%) Value-Added Service
4 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.20%) Network Security
6 8 (6.40%) HTTP
7 3 (2.40%) DLNA
7 3 (2.40%) DVB
7 3 (2.40%) HbbTV
8 1 (0.80%) 802.11
8 1 (0.80%) RFID
8 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.80%) Wireless
8 1 (0.80%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (44.80%) Essbase
2 42 (33.60%) Hyperion Smart View
3 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
4 15 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (4.00%) SAP BW
7 5 (4.00%) SAP HANA
8 4 (3.20%) OLAP
8 4 (3.20%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (3.20%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (2.40%) Big Data
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.40%) SAP BI
10 2 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.60%) DataStage
10 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.60%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (49.60%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Multimedia
3 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.80%) Electronics
5 5 (4.00%) Games
6 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Administrator
2 31 (24.80%) Hyperion Administrator
3 23 (18.40%) Architect
4 19 (15.20%) Consultant
4 19 (15.20%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (14.40%) Developer
6 15 (12.00%) Hyperion Architect
7 9 (7.20%) Security Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Network Administrator
9 6 (4.80%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Security Consultant
10 5 (4.00%) Cisco Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Web Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Web Project Manager
11 4 (3.20%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) Middleware
2 14 (11.20%) .NET
3 12 (9.60%) MDX
4 10 (8.00%) CSS
4 10 (8.00%) HTML
4 10 (8.00%) Web Services
5 9 (7.20%) PlayReady
6 7 (5.60%) HTML5
6 7 (5.60%) Widevine
7 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.20%) CSS3
8 4 (3.20%) REST
9 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.60%) EJB
10 2 (1.60%) J2EE
10 2 (1.60%) JSP
10 2 (1.60%) Servlets
10 2 (1.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 23 (18.40%) Computer Science
3 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
4 14 (11.20%) Xbox
5 13 (10.40%) DTV
6 12 (9.60%) Mobile App
6 12 (9.60%) Streaming Video
7 10 (8.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (7.20%) IPTV
9 8 (6.40%) Client/Server
9 8 (6.40%) User Experience
10 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (4.00%) Cryptography
11 5 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (4.00%) STB
11 5 (4.00%) Wiki
12 4 (3.20%) iDTV
12 4 (3.20%) New Media
12 4 (3.20%) PlayStation
13 3 (2.40%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 25 (20.00%) Unix
3 20 (16.00%) Android
4 18 (14.40%) Apple iOS
4 18 (14.40%) Windows
5 13 (10.40%) Windows Phone
6 7 (5.60%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.40%) CentOS
8 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.80%) SDLC
2 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.00%) Data Management
4 19 (15.20%) Project Management
5 17 (13.60%) Data Modelling
5 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
6 15 (12.00%) Change Management
7 14 (11.20%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.60%) Business Development
9 10 (8.00%) Kanban
9 10 (8.00%) Scrum
10 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (7.20%) Front End Development
10 9 (7.20%) OO
10 9 (7.20%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (7.20%) System Testing
10 9 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.40%) Android Development
11 8 (6.40%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 22 (17.60%) Java
3 21 (16.80%) Python
4 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 15 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.80%) PHP
7 9 (7.20%) VBA
8 7 (5.60%) C++
9 6 (4.80%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.20%) C
12 3 (2.40%) C#
12 3 (2.40%) Perl
12 3 (2.40%) VB
13 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.60%) Ruby
13 2 (1.60%) VBScript
14 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (34.40%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) ACCA
2 11 (8.80%) CIMA
3 6 (4.80%) CISM
3 6 (4.80%) CISSP
4 5 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 5 (4.00%) CCSP
4 5 (4.00%) CEH
4 5 (4.00%) CISA
4 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.00%) CLAS
4 5 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (4.00%) GIAC
4 5 (4.00%) ISACA
4 5 (4.00%) SANS
4 5 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (4.00%) SSCP
5 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.20%) QA
3 3 (2.40%) OIPF
4 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Nagios
2 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 61 (48.80%) Hyperion
2 57 (45.60%) Oracle
3 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.20%) Cisco
5 7 (5.60%) SAP
5 7 (5.60%) Tandberg
6 5 (4.00%) IBM
6 5 (4.00%) Rally
7 4 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.60%) Ariba
8 2 (1.60%) BT
8 2 (1.60%) Cognos
8 2 (1.60%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Informatica
8 2 (1.60%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.60%) Siebel
8 2 (1.60%) Symantec
9 1 (0.80%) Dell
9 1 (0.80%) EMC
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