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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 218 227 223
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 20 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.20% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 25
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,413 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.79% +12.94%
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +28 14 £38,500 -4.93% 3
Merseyside +11 4 - -
Cumbria -6 2 £45,000 +28.57%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) ISEB
3 18 (58.06%) Automated Testing
3 18 (58.06%) Manual Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Coaching
5 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) RUP
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) QA
7 6 (19.35%) UML
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) Java
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) Use Case
9 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Line Management
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.90%) OO
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) C#
9 4 (12.90%) C++

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.45%) JBoss
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) NUnit
1 2 (6.45%) MSTest
1 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Tester
2 12 (38.71%) Test Leader
3 9 (29.03%) Lead Tester
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Tester
4 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Information Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) WPF
4 2 (6.45%) WF
4 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
4 2 (6.45%) LINQ
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) XSLT
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) JSP
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) J2EE
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Automated Testing
2 18 (58.06%) Manual Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Coaching
4 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
5 7 (22.58%) RUP
6 6 (19.35%) UML
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) Use Case
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Line Management
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
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