The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 239 216 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -20
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 8 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.42% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 26
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5100 4736 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 81.77% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 3950 3810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DSDM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DSDM Salary Trend in the South West

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

DSDM Salary Histogram in the South West

DSDM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bristol +5 8 £65,000 +13.04%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) RUP
3 7 (53.85%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) RAD
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) JSF
6 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSDE
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) GIS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JSF
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Dojo
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) RUP
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) RAD
5 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
2 1 (7.69%) ESRI