The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank - 184 185
Permanent jobs citing DRM 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.025% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.029% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +43.75%
DRM
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3183 3414 3281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.42% 83.78% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2648 2837 2809
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DRM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DRM Salary Trend in Manchester