The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 230 234 234
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 20 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 18
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,627 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £42,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +1.05%
DSDM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DSDM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DSDM Salary Trend in the North West

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

DSDM Salary Histogram in the North West

DSDM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Manchester +20 17 £55,000 +42.85%
Merseyside - 2 - -
Cumbria -6 1 £45,000 +35.08% 1
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) ISEB
3 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 16 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 14 (38.89%) RUP
5 13 (36.11%) .NET
5 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (30.56%) TDD
7 11 (30.56%) SQL
7 11 (30.56%) C#
7 11 (30.56%) UML
8 10 (27.78%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 10 (27.78%) Web Services
8 10 (27.78%) XML
8 10 (27.78%) Use Case
8 10 (27.78%) Coaching
9 9 (25.00%) RESTful
9 9 (25.00%) MSTest
9 9 (25.00%) MVVM
9 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 9 (25.00%) QA
9 9 (25.00%) WCF
9 9 (25.00%) WPF
9 9 (25.00%) WF
9 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 9 (25.00%) LINQ
9 9 (25.00%) NUnit
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (2.78%) Documentum
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Extranet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) NUnit
1 9 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Tester
2 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
5 6 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Architect
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Lead Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 10 (27.78%) XML
3 9 (25.00%) XSLT
3 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) SOAP
3 9 (25.00%) WCF
3 9 (25.00%) WPF
3 9 (25.00%) WF
3 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 9 (25.00%) LINQ
3 9 (25.00%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) RESTful
3 9 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) EJB
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 14 (38.89%) RUP
4 13 (36.11%) Scrum
5 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (30.56%) TDD
6 11 (30.56%) UML
7 10 (27.78%) Use Case
7 10 (27.78%) Coaching
8 9 (25.00%) MVVM
8 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
10 7 (19.44%) ITIL
10 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
10 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) C#
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.00%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) ISEB
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) IBM
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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