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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 184 161 188
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 8 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.54% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 5
Average salary £31,250 £44,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.77% +48.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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
Stockport - 8 £31,250 -
DSDM
North West

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
3 8 (61.54%) ISEB
3 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Coaching
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) RUP
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) FileNet
1 1 (7.69%) LiveCycle
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Test Leader
2 5 (38.46%) Lead Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) JSF
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
3 8 (61.54%) Coaching
3 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) RUP
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) Scala
2 1 (7.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter