The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for DRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Rights Management (DRM)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 255 310
Rank change year-on-year +33 +55  
Permanent jobs citing DRM 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.18% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.20% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 6
Median salary £110,000 £75,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £77,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -45.16% +50.48%  

DRM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4654 6484 9126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.46% 90.31% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 5773 7692
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing DRM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DRM in the City of London

DRM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DRM in the City of London.

Salary trend for DRM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing DRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DRM.

1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) LiveCycle
2 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Akamai
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub

DRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) LiveCycle
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Akamai
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Essbase
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) OLE
1 1 (33.33%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) MPEG
1 1 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) Verimatrix