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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 847 796 777
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -19
Permanent jobs citing DRM 44 100 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 95
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £47,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -14.41%

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
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

DRM Salary Histogram in the UK

DRM
Top 19 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 3 September 2015. 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 -34 36 £57,500 -4.16% 4
London -14 23 £61,250 -2.00% 2
City of London +20 13 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East Midlands +14 4 - -
Berkshire +2 4 £52,500 - 2
South East -19 4 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Manchester - 2 £30,000 -
Slough - 2 £30,000 -
North West - 2 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +12 1 £52,500 +10.52%
East of England +9 1 £85,000 +30.76%
South West -10 1 £32,500 -48.41%
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £85,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £85,000 -

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 36 (31.30%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) Oracle
3 29 (25.22%) Windows
3 29 (25.22%) Degree
4 28 (24.35%) C++
5 27 (23.48%) Java
5 27 (23.48%) HFM
6 26 (22.61%) Essbase
6 26 (22.61%) C
7 24 (20.87%) Linux
7 24 (20.87%) Hyperion
7 24 (20.87%) Software Engineering
8 23 (20.00%) DVB
9 22 (19.13%) HTML
9 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
9 22 (19.13%) Oracle BI EE
10 21 (18.26%) Android
10 21 (18.26%) iPhone
11 20 (17.39%) Management Information System
12 19 (16.52%) Hyperion Planning
13 18 (15.65%) Oracle EBS
14 17 (14.78%) Project Management
14 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (14.78%) Marketing
15 16 (13.91%) Apple iOS
15 16 (13.91%) Internet
16 15 (13.04%) OO
16 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (12.17%) HTTP
18 13 (11.30%) iPad

DRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (6.96%) Apache
1 8 (6.96%) Tomcat
1 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
1 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.22%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (23.48%) HFM
2 19 (16.52%) Hyperion Planning
3 18 (15.65%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.74%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.74%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.74%) JDE World
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) IaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.00%) DVB
2 16 (13.91%) Internet
3 14 (12.17%) HTTP
4 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.70%) Firewall
6 8 (6.96%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (6.96%) VPN
6 8 (6.96%) SNMP
6 8 (6.96%) LDAP
6 8 (6.96%) Bluetooth
6 8 (6.96%) GPRS
6 8 (6.96%) GSM
6 8 (6.96%) LAN
6 8 (6.96%) UMTS
6 8 (6.96%) VoIP
6 8 (6.96%) WLAN
6 8 (6.96%) WAN
6 8 (6.96%) NFC
6 8 (6.96%) iSCSI
6 8 (6.96%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) Essbase
2 22 (19.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.96%) MySQL
4 8 (6.96%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (6.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.48%) Hyperion Smart View
6 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.61%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (2.61%) Big Data
7 3 (2.61%) OLAP
8 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) JIRA
2 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.74%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.74%) Selenium
3 2 (1.74%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.87%) Grunt
4 1 (0.87%) gulp
General
1 36 (31.30%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Marketing
3 10 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 9 (7.83%) Banking
5 8 (6.96%) Automotive
6 5 (4.35%) Electronics
6 5 (4.35%) Advertising
7 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.61%) Legal
8 2 (1.74%) Retail
9 1 (0.87%) Publishing
9 1 (0.87%) Games
9 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (17.39%) Architect
2 16 (13.91%) Consultant
3 15 (13.04%) Team Leader
4 14 (12.17%) Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.70%) Administrator
7 9 (7.83%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.96%) Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Support Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.09%) Applications Support Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Security Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Applications Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Hyperion Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Application Support Team Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Oracle Team Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Hyperion Consultant
10 6 (5.22%) Security Architect
10 6 (5.22%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.13%) HTML
2 12 (10.43%) OpenGL
2 12 (10.43%) PlayReady
3 10 (8.70%) Middleware
4 9 (7.83%) Flash
5 8 (6.96%) J2ME
5 8 (6.96%) SVG
5 8 (6.96%) Qt
5 8 (6.96%) OpenAL
5 8 (6.96%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (6.96%) OpenCL
5 8 (6.96%) UIQ
5 8 (6.96%) Series 60
5 8 (6.96%) BREW
6 7 (6.09%) CSS
7 6 (5.22%) RESTful
8 5 (4.35%) HTML5
9 4 (3.48%) GStreamer
9 4 (3.48%) Web Services
9 4 (3.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) iPhone
2 20 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (11.30%) Streaming Video
4 13 (11.30%) iPad
5 11 (9.57%) Cryptography
6 10 (8.70%) MPEG
6 10 (8.70%) Video on Demand
6 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.96%) Device Driver
8 6 (5.22%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (4.35%) User Experience
9 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.48%) CESG
10 4 (3.48%) IPTV
11 3 (2.61%) DTV
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle Exalytics
11 3 (2.61%) Social Network
11 3 (2.61%) Data Conversion
11 3 (2.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Windows
2 24 (20.87%) Linux
3 21 (18.26%) Android
4 16 (13.91%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.96%) Windows 8
5 8 (6.96%) UNIX
5 8 (6.96%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.96%) CentOS
5 8 (6.96%) Mac OS X
5 8 (6.96%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (6.96%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (3.48%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) Software Engineering
2 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.78%) Project Management
3 15 (13.04%) OO
4 13 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (10.43%) Time Management
5 12 (10.43%) Security Architecture
5 12 (10.43%) Web Application Development
5 12 (10.43%) SDLC
6 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.57%) Configuration Management
6 11 (9.57%) Change Management
6 11 (9.57%) Information Security
7 10 (8.70%) ITIL
7 10 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.83%) Product Management
8 9 (7.83%) iOS Development
8 9 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (6.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.35%) C++
2 27 (23.48%) Java
3 26 (22.61%) C
4 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.30%) Objective-C
6 12 (10.43%) Bash Shell
6 12 (10.43%) Perl
7 10 (8.70%) SQL
8 5 (4.35%) Python
8 5 (4.35%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.48%) VBA
9 4 (3.48%) VBScript
10 3 (2.61%) R
11 2 (1.74%) Ruby
11 2 (1.74%) VB
11 2 (1.74%) C#
12 1 (0.87%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) ACCA
3 6 (5.22%) CISSP
4 4 (3.48%) CISM
5 1 (0.87%) CIMA
5 1 (0.87%) CWNA
5 1 (0.87%) CISMP
5 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.87%) CISA
5 1 (0.87%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.96%) XenServer
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Nagios
1 8 (6.96%) WSUS
1 8 (6.96%) SELinux
1 8 (6.96%) Icinga
2 1 (0.87%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (26.96%) Oracle
2 24 (20.87%) Hyperion
3 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (7.83%) Apple
6 8 (6.96%) Symbian
6 8 (6.96%) Perforce
6 8 (6.96%) VMware
7 5 (4.35%) Eloqua
7 5 (4.35%) ExactTarget
8 3 (2.61%) CA
8 3 (2.61%) Endeca
8 3 (2.61%) Symantec
9 2 (1.74%) McAfee
9 2 (1.74%) IBM
9 2 (1.74%) Ariba
9 2 (1.74%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.74%) Informatica
9 2 (1.74%) HP
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