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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 286 264 271
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 21 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 41
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
DSDM
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8629 8736 8795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.21% 82.88% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7284 7340 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DSDM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

DSDM Salary Trend in the City of London

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

DSDM Salary Histogram in the City of London

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 63 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (88.89%) RUP
3 51 (80.95%) Scrum
4 45 (71.43%) UML
5 39 (61.90%) Finance
6 34 (53.97%) Banking
7 30 (47.62%) Java
8 27 (42.86%) J2EE
8 27 (42.86%) Investment Banking
9 25 (39.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
11 22 (34.92%) Use Case
12 20 (31.75%) OO
13 19 (30.16%) Oracle
13 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
13 19 (30.16%) C++
13 19 (30.16%) TIBCO
14 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
15 15 (23.81%) QA
15 15 (23.81%) Process Management
15 15 (23.81%) Zachman Framework
15 15 (23.81%) TOGAF
16 14 (22.22%) Change Management
16 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
16 14 (22.22%) Requirements Management
17 13 (20.63%) Requirements Analysis
17 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
17 13 (20.63%) Workflow
17 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
1 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.35%) Hudson
2 2 (3.17%) Maven
3 1 (1.59%) Ant
3 1 (1.59%) JUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 34 (53.97%) Banking
3 27 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.52%) Retail
6 4 (6.35%) Publishing
7 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
8 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 15 (23.81%) Technical Architect
2 15 (23.81%) Architect
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) UML Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.94%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) J2EE
2 9 (14.29%) .NET
3 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.35%) Velocity
4 4 (6.35%) XML
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (3.17%) J2SE
7 1 (1.59%) Middleware
7 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.59%) XSD
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.59%) SOAP
7 1 (1.59%) OSGi
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (15.87%) Equities
3 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.35%) Statistics
5 3 (4.76%) User Experience
6 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.59%) Open Source
7 1 (1.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (88.89%) RUP
3 51 (80.95%) Scrum
4 45 (71.43%) UML
5 25 (39.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
6 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (34.92%) Use Case
8 20 (31.75%) OO
9 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
10 15 (23.81%) Process Management
10 15 (23.81%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (23.81%) TOGAF
11 14 (22.22%) Change Management
11 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (22.22%) Requirements Management
12 13 (20.63%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (20.63%) Workflow
12 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis
13 12 (19.05%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 19 (30.16%) C++
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) Scala
4 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
1 19 (30.16%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft