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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 165 169 151
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.081% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.096% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +3.15%
DSDM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DSDM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DSDM Salary Trend in Scotland

DSDM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 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
Edinburgh +10 4 £42,500 -
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 15 (100.00%) Project Management
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Use Case
2 14 (93.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (73.33%) SOA
3 11 (73.33%) XML Schema
3 11 (73.33%) XForms
3 11 (73.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) XSLT
3 11 (73.33%) Internet
3 11 (73.33%) XPath
3 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 11 (73.33%) Content Management
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Middleware
5 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (46.67%) ISO 9001
6 7 (46.67%) Data Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Process Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) E-business
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (73.33%) Internet
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XML
1 11 (73.33%) XSLT
1 11 (73.33%) XML Schema
1 11 (73.33%) XForms
2 9 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 15 (100.00%) Project Management
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Data Modelling
2 14 (93.33%) Use Case
3 11 (73.33%) SOA
3 11 (73.33%) Content Management
4 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Process Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) E-business
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA