The first table below looks at the demand for DSDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 201 202 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 5 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.094% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 20
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4033 4251 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.77% 76.82% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3588 3163
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DSDM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSDM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSDM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

DSDM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DSDM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Birmingham +9 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Warwickshire - 2 £47,500 -
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (88.24%) Scrum
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) RUP
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) JIRA
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Groovy
7 4 (23.53%) User Stories
7 4 (23.53%) Advertising
7 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Use Case
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) PHP
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
8 3 (17.65%) SOA

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (11.76%) FileNet
1 2 (11.76%) LiveCycle
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Hudson
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.76%) Drools
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 1 (5.88%) Django
5 1 (5.88%) Flask
5 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Scrum
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) RUP
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Use Case
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) SOA
8 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.76%) UML
8 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) RAD
8 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Groovy
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) Clojure
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) IBM