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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 295 310 307
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 13 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 23
Average salary £82,500 £82,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £57,250 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +3.15%
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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 July 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 July 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) RUP
3 17 (73.91%) SDLC
4 15 (65.22%) Scrum
5 14 (60.87%) Finance
5 14 (60.87%) Java
6 11 (47.83%) J2EE
6 11 (47.83%) UML
7 10 (43.48%) QA
8 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
8 9 (39.13%) OO
8 9 (39.13%) Banking
9 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
10 7 (30.43%) RAD
10 7 (30.43%) Oracle
10 7 (30.43%) C++
10 7 (30.43%) TIBCO
10 7 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
10 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
10 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (30.43%) Process Management
10 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
12 4 (17.39%) Equities
12 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (17.39%) Use Case
12 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) JBehave
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
4 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Technical Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Tester
2 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (4.35%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Project Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) J2SE
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (17.39%) Equities
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) RUP
3 17 (73.91%) SDLC
4 15 (65.22%) Scrum
5 11 (47.83%) UML
6 9 (39.13%) OO
6 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
7 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (30.43%) RAD
7 7 (30.43%) Process Management
7 7 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
7 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Use Case
10 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
10 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
10 3 (13.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Scala
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) TIBCO