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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 192 190 210
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 42 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.82% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 9
Median salary £60,000 £75,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £60,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
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
5391 4522 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 84.90% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4177 3755 3771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 32 £60,000 -
Birmingham -46 7 £62,500 -16.66%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing DSDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 86 (97.73%) Java
2 83 (94.32%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (93.18%) Scrum
4 81 (92.05%) Spring
5 79 (89.77%) Software Engineering
6 76 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (85.23%) Java EE
7 75 (85.23%) TDD
7 75 (85.23%) Jenkins
8 74 (84.09%) SQL
8 74 (84.09%) SOA
9 73 (82.95%) JBoss
9 73 (82.95%) Hibernate
10 71 (80.68%) Degree
10 71 (80.68%) Unit Testing
10 71 (80.68%) GlassFish
10 71 (80.68%) Mathematics
10 71 (80.68%) JPA
10 71 (80.68%) RESTful
10 71 (80.68%) Dependency Injection
10 71 (80.68%) Hudson
10 71 (80.68%) MySQL
10 71 (80.68%) PostgreSQL
10 71 (80.68%) JMS
10 71 (80.68%) JAX-RS
10 71 (80.68%) RESTEasy
10 71 (80.68%) Software Delivery
11 51 (57.95%) Oracle
11 51 (57.95%) Scala
12 49 (55.68%) NoSQL

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (82.95%) JBoss
2 71 (80.68%) GlassFish
3 46 (52.27%) WildFly
4 41 (46.59%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.27%) Apache
6 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (80.68%) MySQL
1 71 (80.68%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (55.68%) NoSQL
3 47 (53.41%) MongoDB
4 45 (51.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 41 (46.59%) Big Data
5 41 (46.59%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.55%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 75 (85.23%) Jenkins
2 71 (80.68%) Hudson
3 48 (54.55%) JUnit
4 46 (52.27%) JBehave
5 32 (36.36%) Selenium
6 30 (34.09%) Cucumber
6 30 (34.09%) RSpec
6 30 (34.09%) WATIR
7 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.55%) Maven
8 4 (4.55%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (47.73%) Retail
2 30 (34.09%) Billing
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Finance
4 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
1 79 (89.77%) Java Developer
2 75 (85.23%) Senior Developer
2 75 (85.23%) Senior Java Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Agile Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Agile Java Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Senior Agile Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 17 (19.32%) Java Engineer
4 17 (19.32%) Senior Java Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Domain Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (92.05%) Spring
2 75 (85.23%) Java EE
3 73 (82.95%) Hibernate
4 71 (80.68%) JAX-RS
4 71 (80.68%) JMS
4 71 (80.68%) JPA
4 71 (80.68%) RESTEasy
4 71 (80.68%) RESTful
5 46 (52.27%) HornetQ
6 11 (12.50%) XML
7 8 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (6.82%) JSON
8 6 (6.82%) REST
9 5 (5.68%) .NET
10 4 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (4.55%) Apache Camel
10 4 (4.55%) JRuby
10 4 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (4.55%) Spring Integration
10 4 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (80.68%) Mathematics
2 41 (46.59%) Artificial Intelligence
2 41 (46.59%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) Android
1 41 (46.59%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (94.32%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (93.18%) Scrum
3 79 (89.77%) Software Engineering
4 76 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (85.23%) TDD
6 74 (84.09%) SOA
7 71 (80.68%) Dependency Injection
7 71 (80.68%) Software Delivery
7 71 (80.68%) Unit Testing
8 46 (52.27%) Functional Testing
9 41 (46.59%) Analytics
9 41 (46.59%) Kanban
9 41 (46.59%) Predictive Analytics
10 30 (34.09%) Workflow
11 16 (18.18%) RUP
12 10 (11.36%) Open Source
13 8 (9.09%) MVC
13 8 (9.09%) Open Source Development
14 7 (7.95%) SDLC
15 6 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 86 (97.73%) Java
2 74 (84.09%) SQL
3 51 (57.95%) Scala
4 45 (51.14%) Clojure
5 41 (46.59%) Python
6 34 (38.64%) Ruby
7 8 (9.09%) Groovy
8 1 (1.14%) COBOL
8 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (80.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) ISEB
2 1 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Puppet
2 4 (4.55%) Grafana
2 4 (4.55%) Graphite
2 4 (4.55%) Packer
2 4 (4.55%) Terraform
2 4 (4.55%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Oracle
2 41 (46.59%) Facebook
2 41 (46.59%) Twitter
3 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.55%) Google
3 4 (4.55%) MuleSoft
3 4 (4.55%) WSO2
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
4 2 (2.27%) NetApp
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) webMethods
5 1 (1.14%) Guidewire