The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 37 45 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 16 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.26% 4.45% 20.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 4.91% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 46
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
DSDM
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 346 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.55% 90.58% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 226 290 203
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

DSDM
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Bedford

DSDM
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DSDM Salary Histogram in Bedford

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing DSDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DSDM.

1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (90.38%) Scrum
3 34 (65.38%) User Stories
4 33 (63.46%) Use Case
5 31 (59.62%) UML
5 31 (59.62%) BPMN
6 24 (46.15%) Kanban
7 21 (40.38%) Project Management
8 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 20 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
10 15 (28.85%) User Experience
11 13 (25.00%) Line Management
11 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 13 (25.00%) Performance Management
12 11 (21.15%) ISEB
12 11 (21.15%) Client/Server
12 11 (21.15%) Data Modelling
12 11 (21.15%) CBAP
13 9 (17.31%) Finance
13 9 (17.31%) Matrix Management
13 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
14 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
14 8 (15.38%) PMI
14 8 (15.38%) PMI Certification
15 5 (9.62%) SaaS
16 4 (7.69%) Pegasus
16 4 (7.69%) Pegasus Opera
16 4 (7.69%) JD Edwards

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing DSDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DSDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (82.69%) Business Analyst
1 43 (82.69%) Analyst
2 23 (44.23%) Senior Business Analyst
2 23 (44.23%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 11 (21.15%) Software Team Leader
4 11 (21.15%) Team Leader
5 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) User Experience
2 11 (21.15%) Client/Server
3 8 (15.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (90.38%) Scrum
3 34 (65.38%) User Stories
4 33 (63.46%) Use Case
5 31 (59.62%) UML
5 31 (59.62%) BPMN
6 24 (46.15%) Kanban
7 21 (40.38%) Project Management
8 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
9 13 (25.00%) Line Management
9 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (25.00%) Performance Management
10 11 (21.15%) Data Modelling
11 9 (17.31%) Matrix Management
11 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
12 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
13 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (1.92%) Product Management
13 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Management
13 1 (1.92%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ISEB
1 11 (21.15%) CBAP
2 8 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Pegasus
2 4 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 4 (7.69%) Sage
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle