The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 199 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 26 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 6
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Birmingham +12 22 £75,000 +66.66%
Warwickshire -13 3 £80,000 +68.42%
Coventry - 1 £70,000 -
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 58 (95.08%) Scrum
1 58 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (88.52%) SC Cleared
2 54 (88.52%) Security Cleared
3 38 (62.30%) Finance
4 36 (59.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (59.02%) PRINCE2
4 36 (59.02%) Project Management
4 36 (59.02%) Agile Project Management
4 36 (59.02%) People Management
5 18 (29.51%) SLA
5 18 (29.51%) Business Development
5 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle
7 4 (6.56%) RUP
8 3 (4.92%) JMS
8 3 (4.92%) SOA
8 3 (4.92%) IBM
8 3 (4.92%) Windows
8 3 (4.92%) Solaris
8 3 (4.92%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) JBoss
8 3 (4.92%) RAD
8 3 (4.92%) Java
8 3 (4.92%) SQL
8 3 (4.92%) .NET
8 3 (4.92%) MySQL
8 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.92%) Java EE

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (4.92%) JBoss
1 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
1 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.92%) Big Data
1 3 (4.92%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Hudson
1 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Senior Manager
2 36 (59.02%) Project Manager
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Project Manager
3 20 (32.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 18 (29.51%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Lead Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Business Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) JMS
1 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
1 3 (4.92%) Spring
1 3 (4.92%) Java EE
1 3 (4.92%) JPA
1 3 (4.92%) RESTful
1 3 (4.92%) REST
1 3 (4.92%) JAX-RS
1 3 (4.92%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
1 3 (4.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (95.08%) Scrum
1 58 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (59.02%) PRINCE2
2 36 (59.02%) Project Management
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Project Management
2 36 (59.02%) People Management
2 36 (59.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
3 18 (29.51%) Business Development
4 4 (6.56%) RUP
5 3 (4.92%) SOA
5 3 (4.92%) UML
5 3 (4.92%) RAD
5 3 (4.92%) TDD
5 3 (4.92%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
5 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.92%) Workflow
5 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Java
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
1 3 (4.92%) Scala
1 3 (4.92%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 54 (88.52%) SC Cleared
1 54 (88.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) Netezza