The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
UK
Rank 798 874 851
Rank change year-on-year +76 -23  
Permanent jobs citing DRM 67 67 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 56 57
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.13% +40.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £72,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -41.37% +40.77%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74701 90545 91461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.48% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61327 74932 73985
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

DRM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DRM in the UK

DRM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DRM over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DRM in the UK

DRM
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +110 64 £58,750 -16.07% 6
London +63 35 £80,000 +10.34% 2
South East +58 13 - - 1
Berkshire +40 13 - - 1
Reading +49 12 - -
Bristol - 9 £43,000 - 1
South West - 9 £43,000 - 1
North West - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
City of London +33 1 £110,000 +46.66%
East of England +23 1 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for DRM.

1 60 (55.05%) Linux
2 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (44.04%) Windows
4 46 (42.20%) Apple
5 35 (32.11%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (32.11%) Windows Server
6 33 (30.28%) Apple iOS
6 33 (30.28%) TCP/IP
6 33 (30.28%) Finance
7 32 (29.36%) Firewall
7 32 (29.36%) CISM
7 32 (29.36%) CISSP
7 32 (29.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (28.44%) ITIL
8 31 (28.44%) Cybersecurity
9 30 (27.52%) SIEM
9 30 (27.52%) Vulnerability Management
9 30 (27.52%) Data Loss Prevention
9 30 (27.52%) Active Directory
9 30 (27.52%) Mac OS X
9 30 (27.52%) Penetration Testing
10 29 (26.61%) Security Architecture
11 27 (24.77%) Middleware
11 27 (24.77%) Information Security
12 26 (23.85%) Data Protection Act
12 26 (23.85%) Data Protection
12 26 (23.85%) Android
12 26 (23.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 25 (22.94%) Hyperion
14 24 (22.02%) MPEG

DRM
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.67%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Blender
2 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (17.43%) HFM
1 19 (17.43%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 35 (32.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.83%) Akamai
4 1 (0.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.28%) TCP/IP
2 32 (29.36%) Firewall
3 24 (22.02%) DVB
4 19 (17.43%) HbbTV
5 18 (16.51%) DOCSIS
6 13 (11.93%) DLNA
7 6 (5.50%) Bluetooth
7 6 (5.50%) GPRS
7 6 (5.50%) GSM
7 6 (5.50%) NFC
7 6 (5.50%) UMTS
7 6 (5.50%) VoIP
7 6 (5.50%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (5.50%) WLAN
8 3 (2.75%) HTTP
8 3 (2.75%) Internet
9 2 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.83%) SSL
10 1 (0.92%) Broadband
10 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.02%) Essbase
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.09%) Oracle Smart View
4 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.83%) DataStage
8 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.92%) Gradle
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 33 (30.28%) Finance
2 21 (19.27%) Marketing
2 21 (19.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.17%) Financial Institution
3 10 (9.17%) Games
4 6 (5.50%) Automotive
4 6 (5.50%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.67%) Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Electronics
7 2 (1.83%) Billing
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (24.77%) Security Manager
2 26 (23.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 23 (21.10%) IT Manager
3 23 (21.10%) IT Security Manager
4 20 (18.35%) Marketing Manager
5 18 (16.51%) Applications Manager
6 11 (10.09%) Developer
7 9 (8.26%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.26%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Ruby Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.77%) Middleware
2 17 (15.60%) HTML
3 16 (14.68%) HTML5
4 15 (13.76%) PlayReady
5 14 (12.84%) HEVC
6 9 (8.26%) .NET
6 9 (8.26%) Flash
6 9 (8.26%) RESTful
7 7 (6.42%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.42%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (5.50%) BREW
8 6 (5.50%) J2ME
8 6 (5.50%) OpenAL
8 6 (5.50%) OpenCL
8 6 (5.50%) OpenGL
8 6 (5.50%) Qt
8 6 (5.50%) Series 60
8 6 (5.50%) SVG
8 6 (5.50%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Data Protection Act
2 24 (22.02%) MPEG
3 21 (19.27%) STB
4 19 (17.43%) IPTV
5 18 (16.51%) Over-the-Top Content
6 12 (11.01%) Streaming Video
7 9 (8.26%) Video on Demand
8 7 (6.42%) iPhone
9 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
9 6 (5.50%) Device Driver
9 6 (5.50%) Smartphone
10 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.67%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
11 3 (2.75%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.75%) Digital TV
12 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.92%) iPad
13 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.05%) Linux
2 48 (44.04%) Windows
3 35 (32.11%) Windows Server
4 33 (30.28%) Apple iOS
5 30 (27.52%) Mac OS X
6 26 (23.85%) Android
7 6 (5.50%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (5.50%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.50%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.50%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.83%) Unix
9 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.44%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (28.44%) ITIL
3 30 (27.52%) Data Loss Prevention
3 30 (27.52%) Penetration Testing
3 30 (27.52%) SIEM
3 30 (27.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 29 (26.61%) Security Architecture
5 27 (24.77%) Information Security
6 26 (23.85%) Data Protection
6 26 (23.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 20 (18.35%) Marketing Strategy
8 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
8 18 (16.51%) Product Marketing
9 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.17%) TDD
11 9 (8.26%) BDD
11 9 (8.26%) MVC
12 8 (7.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.17%) Java
4 9 (8.26%) C#
4 9 (8.26%) Ruby
5 8 (7.34%) C
5 8 (7.34%) C++
6 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.75%) Python
6 3 (2.75%) VBScript
7 2 (1.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.92%) Clojure
8 1 (0.92%) Erlang
8 1 (0.92%) Groovy
8 1 (0.92%) Jython
8 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (29.36%) CISM
1 32 (29.36%) CISSP
2 15 (13.76%) Degree
3 13 (11.93%) MBA
4 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.83%) MCSA
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) ACCA
6 1 (0.92%) CIMA
6 1 (0.92%) PhD
6 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.42%) QA
3 5 (4.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (27.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Apple
2 25 (22.94%) Hyperion
3 18 (16.51%) Oracle
4 16 (14.68%) Google
5 15 (13.76%) Roku
5 15 (13.76%) Verimatrix
6 13 (11.93%) Nagra
7 11 (10.09%) Humax
8 7 (6.42%) IBM
9 6 (5.50%) Intel
9 6 (5.50%) Symbian
10 4 (3.67%) Cognos
10 4 (3.67%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (2.75%) Adobe
11 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.83%) SAP
13 1 (0.92%) DoubleClick
13 1 (0.92%) Mediaplex
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