The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 617 522 500
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -22
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 274 417 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 244 348 369
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DSDM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSDM within the UK.

DSDM Salary Trend in the UK

DSDM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

DSDM Salary Histogram in the UK

DSDM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -123 253 £50,000 - 25
London -59 81 £75,000 +36.36% 6
South East -23 70 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Yorkshire -32 60 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Yorkshire -33 60 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Leeds -38 59 £35,000 -30.00% 5
East of England +2 33 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Berkshire +21 29 £55,000 +15.78%
City of London -32 22 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Reading +6 15 £75,000 +57.89%
Slough +18 14 £50,000 +16.27%
Brighton -11 13 £43,000 -14.00% 1
East Sussex -14 13 £43,000 -14.00% 1
Scotland - 12 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -19 11 £75,000 +36.36%
North West -20 11 £33,000 -34.00% 2
Edinburgh - 11 £55,000 -
Manchester +3 10 £33,000 -22.80% 2
Birmingham -13 10 £75,000 +25.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Surrey -9 9 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Chelmsford +1 8 £42,500 -
Essex -7 8 £42,500 -
Hampshire -26 8 £47,500 - 2
Stockport - 8 £33,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £39,250 +18.93% 1
Milton Keynes +8 7 £62,500 - 1
Cambridge +5 7 £39,250 +18.93% 1

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 521 (92.70%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (66.19%) Scrum
3 221 (39.32%) Finance
4 146 (25.98%) Project Management
5 133 (23.67%) SQL
5 133 (23.67%) RUP
6 123 (21.89%) Java
7 119 (21.17%) .NET
8 115 (20.46%) Microsoft
9 113 (20.11%) Degree
10 112 (19.93%) UML
11 107 (19.04%) Waterfall
12 106 (18.86%) PRINCE2
13 99 (17.62%) Use Case
14 95 (16.90%) SQL Server
15 94 (16.73%) Kanban
16 93 (16.55%) C#
17 92 (16.37%) MS Excel
18 90 (16.01%) Business Analysis
19 89 (15.84%) TDD
20 85 (15.12%) Mentoring
21 83 (14.77%) HTML
22 77 (13.70%) JavaScript
23 73 (12.99%) XML
23 73 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
23 73 (12.99%) Unit Testing
24 72 (12.81%) Oracle
25 71 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
26 68 (12.10%) Coaching
27 67 (11.92%) Continuous Integration

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.74%) Apache
3 20 (3.56%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.38%) Apache Solr
5 15 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.25%) SAS
8 7 (1.25%) Confluence
9 6 (1.07%) CMS
10 5 (0.89%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.89%) JBoss
11 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.53%) IIS
13 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.18%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 92 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.02%) MS Project
3 16 (2.85%) MS Office
4 15 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Bond Adapt
3 4 (0.71%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.60%) SaaS
3 4 (0.71%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.09%) Internet
2 20 (3.56%) HTTP
3 8 (1.42%) WAN
3 8 (1.42%) LAN
4 2 (0.36%) SMS
4 2 (0.36%) PPP
4 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.36%) VPN
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (4.09%) MySQL
4 22 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.85%) Big Data
7 15 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.07%) Star Schema
12 3 (0.53%) QlikView
12 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 71 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (7.47%) Selenium
3 38 (6.76%) Jenkins
4 32 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 29 (5.16%) JIRA
6 28 (4.98%) Git (software)
6 28 (4.98%) Moq
7 23 (4.09%) Hudson
8 21 (3.74%) TeamCity
9 19 (3.38%) Mockito
10 15 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (2.67%) SpecFlow
11 14 (2.49%) SoapUI
12 13 (2.31%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.42%) JUnit
13 8 (1.42%) Maven
14 7 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
15 5 (0.89%) TestComplete
16 4 (0.71%) Ant
16 4 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 221 (39.32%) Finance
2 48 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.76%) Banking
4 28 (4.98%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.63%) Retail
6 12 (2.14%) Advertising
7 10 (1.78%) Marketing
8 8 (1.42%) Publishing
9 3 (0.53%) Games
9 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 167 (29.72%) Analyst
2 131 (23.31%) Business Analyst
3 106 (18.86%) Developer
4 79 (14.06%) Project Manager
5 58 (10.32%) ScrumMaster
6 48 (8.54%) Architect
7 47 (8.36%) Agile Business Analyst
8 41 (7.30%) Agile Project Manager
9 37 (6.58%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (4.80%) Agile Coach
11 23 (4.09%) Consultant
11 23 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (3.91%) Test Analyst
12 22 (3.91%) Financial Business Analyst
13 21 (3.74%) .NET Developer
14 20 (3.56%) Technical Architect
14 20 (3.56%) Tester
15 19 (3.38%) Senior Business Analyst
15 19 (3.38%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (21.17%) .NET
2 83 (14.77%) HTML
3 73 (12.99%) XML
4 58 (10.32%) Web Services
5 53 (9.43%) J2EE
5 53 (9.43%) CSS
6 52 (9.25%) jQuery
7 51 (9.07%) ASP.NET
8 38 (6.76%) HTML5
9 35 (6.23%) WCF
9 35 (6.23%) Spring
10 34 (6.05%) XSLT
11 32 (5.69%) .NET Framework
11 32 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (4.27%) JSP
13 20 (3.56%) Java EE
13 20 (3.56%) WinForms
14 19 (3.38%) XHTML
15 17 (3.02%) Middleware
15 17 (3.02%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.87%) Client/Server
3 32 (5.69%) User Experience
4 29 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.27%) PMI
6 22 (3.91%) Open Source
7 19 (3.38%) iPad
8 18 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.14%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.96%) Social Media
12 10 (1.78%) Equities
13 7 (1.25%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.07%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.89%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.71%) Statistics
16 4 (0.71%) NHS
17 2 (0.36%) Economics
17 2 (0.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.54%) Linux
2 41 (7.30%) Windows
3 31 (5.52%) UNIX
4 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.89%) Android
5 2 (0.36%) Debian
5 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.36%) Solaris
5 2 (0.36%) VMS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (92.70%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (66.19%) Scrum
3 146 (25.98%) Project Management
4 133 (23.67%) RUP
5 112 (19.93%) UML
6 107 (19.04%) Waterfall
7 106 (18.86%) PRINCE2
8 99 (17.62%) Use Case
9 94 (16.73%) Kanban
10 90 (16.01%) Business Analysis
11 89 (15.84%) TDD
12 85 (15.12%) Mentoring
13 73 (12.99%) Unit Testing
13 73 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 68 (12.10%) Coaching
15 67 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
17 61 (10.85%) DevOps
18 58 (10.32%) BDD
19 57 (10.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 133 (23.67%) SQL
2 123 (21.89%) Java
3 93 (16.55%) C#
4 77 (13.70%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.98%) T-SQL
6 24 (4.27%) C++
6 24 (4.27%) Python
7 21 (3.74%) Ruby
7 21 (3.74%) Bash Shell
8 17 (3.02%) VB
9 15 (2.67%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.14%) XPath
11 11 (1.96%) VBA
12 10 (1.78%) C
13 7 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.25%) Scala
14 5 (0.89%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.89%) VB6
14 5 (0.89%) VBScript
15 4 (0.71%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 113 (20.11%) Degree
2 52 (9.25%) ISEB
3 29 (5.16%) PMI Certification
4 28 (4.98%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.14%) PMP
7 9 (1.60%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.07%) MCP
8 6 (1.07%) CBAP
9 5 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.53%) MCPD
11 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.53%) APMP
12 2 (0.36%) MCTS
13 1 (0.18%) CFA
13 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.18%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.18%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.47%) QA
2 9 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.89%) WAI
4 4 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (3.74%) Puppet
1 21 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (3.02%) Cobbler
2 17 (3.02%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 115 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 72 (12.81%) Oracle
3 21 (3.74%) SAP
4 19 (3.38%) TIBCO
4 19 (3.38%) hybris
5 17 (3.02%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.78%) Progress
7 8 (1.42%) VMware
8 6 (1.07%) Sybase
8 6 (1.07%) Pegasus
9 5 (0.89%) Google
10 4 (0.71%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.71%) Sage
10 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.36%) Sun
11 2 (0.36%) Twitter
11 2 (0.36%) Meridio
11 2 (0.36%) IBM
11 2 (0.36%) Open Text
Hampshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £200000 per annum + very competitive salary & package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus/HealthCare/Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + 8% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus a fantastic benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago