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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank - 57 15
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 0 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 3.26% 12.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.01% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 35
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
241 374 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.86% 81.30% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 187 351 228
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) UML
3 16 (55.17%) BPMN
4 13 (44.83%) Project Management
5 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (37.93%) User Stories
6 11 (37.93%) Use Case
7 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
8 9 (31.03%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
8 9 (31.03%) Project Planning
8 9 (31.03%) Matrix Management
9 8 (27.59%) Kanban
9 8 (27.59%) PMI
9 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
9 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
10 7 (24.14%) User Experience
11 5 (17.24%) SaaS
11 5 (17.24%) Line Management
12 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle
12 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
12 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
12 4 (13.79%) Pegasus
12 4 (13.79%) Pegasus Opera
12 4 (13.79%) JD Edwards
12 4 (13.79%) Sage

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Business Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) PMI
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
3 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) UML
3 16 (55.17%) BPMN
4 13 (44.83%) Project Management
5 11 (37.93%) Use Case
5 11 (37.93%) User Stories
6 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
7 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
7 9 (31.03%) Project Planning
7 9 (31.03%) Matrix Management
8 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
8 8 (27.59%) Kanban
9 5 (17.24%) Line Management
10 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
10 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
11 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.45%) Coaching
11 1 (3.45%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CBAP
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Pegasus
2 4 (13.79%) JD Edwards
2 4 (13.79%) Sage
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle