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 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 274 257 273
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 36 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.66% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 41
Average salary £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £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
8423 8637 8729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.82% 83.30% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7271 7329 7823
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,764 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (90.41%) RUP
3 59 (80.82%) Scrum
4 50 (68.49%) UML
5 42 (57.53%) Finance
6 36 (49.32%) Java
6 36 (49.32%) Banking
7 33 (45.21%) J2EE
8 27 (36.99%) Investment Banking
9 26 (35.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (34.25%) GAP Analysis
10 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (32.88%) OO
12 23 (31.51%) Use Case
13 22 (30.14%) TIBCO
13 22 (30.14%) Oracle
13 22 (30.14%) C++
14 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
15 16 (21.92%) Process Management
15 16 (21.92%) QA
15 16 (21.92%) Zachman Framework
15 16 (21.92%) TOGAF
15 16 (21.92%) Business Analysis
16 15 (20.55%) Enterprise Architecture
16 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
16 15 (20.55%) .NET
17 14 (19.18%) RAD
17 14 (19.18%) Requirements Management
18 13 (17.81%) Change Management
19 12 (16.44%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
1 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.48%) Hudson
2 3 (4.11%) Maven
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.37%) RequisitePro
4 1 (1.37%) Ant
4 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 42 (57.53%) Finance
2 36 (49.32%) Banking
3 27 (36.99%) Investment Banking
4 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.96%) Retail
6 4 (5.48%) Publishing
7 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Business Analyst
1 29 (39.73%) Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Technical Architect
2 16 (21.92%) Architect
3 13 (17.81%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Project Manager
5 10 (13.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 9 (12.33%) Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.22%) UML Business Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Manager
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) J2EE
2 15 (20.55%) .NET
3 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.85%) XML
5 4 (5.48%) Velocity
6 3 (4.11%) HTML5
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
7 2 (2.74%) SOAP
7 2 (2.74%) XSD
7 2 (2.74%) Middleware
7 2 (2.74%) J2SE
7 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.74%) JSON
7 2 (2.74%) OSGi
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.33%) Equities
3 4 (5.48%) Statistics
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Android
1 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (90.41%) RUP
3 59 (80.82%) Scrum
4 50 (68.49%) UML
5 26 (35.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (34.25%) GAP Analysis
6 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (32.88%) OO
8 23 (31.51%) Use Case
9 16 (21.92%) Process Management
9 16 (21.92%) Zachman Framework
9 16 (21.92%) TOGAF
9 16 (21.92%) Business Analysis
10 15 (20.55%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (19.18%) RAD
11 14 (19.18%) Requirements Management
12 13 (17.81%) Change Management
13 12 (16.44%) Workflow
13 12 (16.44%) Project Management
13 12 (16.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 22 (30.14%) C++
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) Scala
4 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.92%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) TIBCO
1 22 (30.14%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) iRise