The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 106 132 126
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 35 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.40% 0.045% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.060% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.60%
DSDM
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1935 1660 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.59% 74.44% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1300 1238
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DSDM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Reading

DSDM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

DSDM Salary Histogram in Reading

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (92.50%) Scrum
2 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 30 (75.00%) XML
2 30 (75.00%) jQuery
3 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (67.50%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (65.00%) Selenium
6 22 (55.00%) Mentoring
7 21 (52.50%) TDD
7 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
7 21 (52.50%) Finance
8 20 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
8 20 (50.00%) Java EE
8 20 (50.00%) Degree
8 20 (50.00%) Spring
8 20 (50.00%) XSLT
8 20 (50.00%) SAP
8 20 (50.00%) CSS
8 20 (50.00%) JSP
8 20 (50.00%) Web Services
8 20 (50.00%) HTML
8 20 (50.00%) Java
8 20 (50.00%) J2EE
8 20 (50.00%) MySQL
8 20 (50.00%) Linux
8 20 (50.00%) Apache
8 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 20 (50.00%) XHTML
8 20 (50.00%) E-Commerce

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (50.00%) Apache
1 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 20 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (15.00%) CMS
2 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Selenium
2 20 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (50.00%) Mockito
3 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (25.00%) JIRA
3 10 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
1 20 (50.00%) Consultant
1 20 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.00%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) XML
1 30 (75.00%) jQuery
2 20 (50.00%) Java EE
2 20 (50.00%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) XSLT
2 20 (50.00%) CSS
2 20 (50.00%) JSP
2 20 (50.00%) Web Services
2 20 (50.00%) HTML
2 20 (50.00%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) XHTML
3 10 (25.00%) WCF
3 10 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 20 (50.00%) iPad
2 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Scrum
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (55.00%) Mentoring
4 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 20 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
5 20 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 20 (50.00%) SOA
5 20 (50.00%) BDD
5 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Web Development
6 10 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (17.50%) Kanban
7 7 (17.50%) DevOps
8 6 (15.00%) Unified Process
8 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.00%) Change Management
10 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (5.00%) V-Model
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) SAP
1 20 (50.00%) hybris
2 10 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (15.00%) Open Text
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.50%) Progress