The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Rights Management (DRM)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing DRM 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £43,000 - -
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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4554 5202 5326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.05% 88.67% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 4250 4437
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

DRM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for DRM in the South West

DRM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 8 £43,000 -
DRM
England

DRM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for DRM.

1 12 (92.31%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Games
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Streaming Video
3 9 (69.23%) Ruby
3 9 (69.23%) RESTful
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) BDD
4 8 (61.54%) Video on Demand
5 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Java

DRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (76.92%) Games
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Software Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Ruby Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior C# Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Software Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Software Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) HEVC
5 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Streaming Video
2 8 (61.54%) Video on Demand
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Media
3 3 (23.08%) Digital TV
3 3 (23.08%) MPEG
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Apple TV
5 1 (7.69%) iPad
5 1 (7.69%) iPhone
5 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Planning Poker
6 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Apple