The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank - 234 247
Permanent jobs citing DRM 0 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.092% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Average salary - £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
DRM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6063 5433 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.93% 81.00% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 4517 5597
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DRM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DRM Salary Trend in the North West