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 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
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 27 45 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 31 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.48% 4.36% 18.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 4.87% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 37
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
272 349 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.18% 89.49% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 252 283 196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

DSDM Salary Histogram in Bedford

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (91.38%) Scrum
3 40 (68.97%) User Stories
4 37 (63.79%) Use Case
5 35 (60.34%) UML
5 35 (60.34%) BPMN
6 30 (51.72%) Kanban
7 27 (46.55%) Project Management
8 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (39.66%) Business Analysis
10 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
11 19 (32.76%) User Experience
12 18 (31.03%) Performance Management
12 18 (31.03%) Line Management
12 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
13 15 (25.86%) ISEB
13 15 (25.86%) CBAP
14 11 (18.97%) Client/Server
14 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
15 9 (15.52%) Finance
15 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
15 9 (15.52%) Matrix Management
16 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
16 8 (13.79%) PMI
16 8 (13.79%) PMI Certification
17 5 (8.62%) SaaS
18 4 (6.90%) Oracle
18 4 (6.90%) Pegasus
18 4 (6.90%) Pegasus Opera

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (34.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Business Analyst
1 49 (84.48%) Analyst
2 28 (48.28%) Senior Business Analyst
2 28 (48.28%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Team Leader
4 11 (18.97%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 11 (18.97%) Software Team Leader
5 9 (15.52%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) User Experience
2 11 (18.97%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.79%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (91.38%) Scrum
3 40 (68.97%) User Stories
4 37 (63.79%) Use Case
5 35 (60.34%) UML
5 35 (60.34%) BPMN
6 30 (51.72%) Kanban
7 27 (46.55%) Project Management
8 23 (39.66%) Business Analysis
9 18 (31.03%) Performance Management
9 18 (31.03%) Line Management
9 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
11 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
11 9 (15.52%) Matrix Management
12 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
13 4 (6.90%) Product Management
14 1 (1.72%) Agile Project Management
14 1 (1.72%) Coaching
14 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) ISEB
1 15 (25.86%) CBAP
2 8 (13.79%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Pegasus
2 4 (6.90%) JD Edwards
2 4 (6.90%) Sage
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Capita