The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 73 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 24 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.41% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
DSDM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
835 898 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.92% 82.69% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 689 791 548
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DSDM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Kent

DSDM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

DSDM Salary Histogram in Kent

DSDM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £37,500 -
Canterbury - 5 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £35,000 -
DSDM
South East

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Project Management
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) SMS
7 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Economics
7 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Marketing
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Velocity
7 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (20.83%) Kanban
7 5 (20.83%) Product Management
8 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (16.67%) RAD
9 3 (12.50%) LAN
9 3 (12.50%) WAN
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) UNIX
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SMS
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Project Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Product Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Economics
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Project Management
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) Kanban
6 5 (20.83%) Product Management
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (16.67%) RAD
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware