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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 58 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 1 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 2.64% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 2.99% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 535 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.95% 88.28% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 355 469 375
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,475 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DSDM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Merseyside

DSDM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft