The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 171 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 14 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £33,000 £40,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
DSDM
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3062 3373 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 83.80% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2782 2862
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DSDM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Manchester

DSDM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Stockport - 13 £33,000 -
DSDM
North West

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Automated Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Manual Testing
2 22 (91.67%) ISEB
3 17 (70.83%) Functional Testing
3 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
3 17 (70.83%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) QA
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Finance
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) JUnit

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Test Leader
2 16 (66.67%) Tester
3 11 (45.83%) Lead Tester
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Software Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) JSP
1 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Manual Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Automated Testing
3 17 (70.83%) Functional Testing
3 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
3 17 (70.83%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) RUP
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft