Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DSDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DSDM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 781 669 758
Rank change year-on-year -112 +89 -15
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 400 593 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 308 532 489
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

DSDM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DSDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in England

DSDM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DSDM in England

DSDM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DSDM in England

DSDM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +36 221 £55,000 - 19
Yorkshire +55 134 £55,000 - 12
North West -12 86 £55,000 - 6
London -135 75 £70,000 +7.69% 9
Midlands +26 42 £55,000 -12.00% 3
South West -22 38 £52,500 -16.00% 2
East Midlands +25 27 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands +23 14 £51,500 -9.65% 2
South East +12 13 £50,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -25 11 £40,000 -14.76%
North East +9 1 £50,000 +49.25% 1
DSDM
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 385 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (82.00%) Scrum
3 210 (52.50%) RUP
4 193 (48.25%) Continuous Integration
5 187 (46.75%) SQL
6 146 (36.50%) Finance
7 132 (33.00%) UML
8 128 (32.00%) Java
9 123 (30.75%) Oracle
9 123 (30.75%) Python
10 121 (30.25%) Software Engineering
11 116 (29.00%) DevOps
12 114 (28.50%) OO
13 111 (27.75%) C#
14 108 (27.00%) .NET
14 108 (27.00%) Ruby
15 99 (24.75%) Puppet
16 98 (24.50%) Opscode Chef
17 96 (24.00%) Bash Shell
17 96 (24.00%) Use Case
18 94 (23.50%) Linux
19 93 (23.25%) Kanban
20 92 (23.00%) Web Services
21 91 (22.75%) C++
22 89 (22.25%) TDD
23 80 (20.00%) XML
23 80 (20.00%) Project Management
24 77 (19.25%) T-SQL
24 77 (19.25%) Waterfall
25 74 (18.50%) Test Automation

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 67 (16.75%) OpenStack
2 51 (12.75%) CloudStack
3 47 (11.75%) JBoss
4 44 (11.00%) WebLogic
5 32 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 31 (7.75%) Jetty
6 31 (7.75%) WebSphere
7 20 (5.00%) Apache Spark
7 20 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 19 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (4.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 17 (4.25%) Apache Solr
10 11 (2.75%) IIS
11 9 (2.25%) Tornado
12 8 (2.00%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.25%) CMS
13 5 (1.25%) Confluence
14 3 (0.75%) Apache
14 3 (0.75%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (5.50%) MS Visio
2 21 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (0.75%) Unica
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.00%) G Suite
3 20 (5.00%) Office 365
4 17 (4.25%) Slack
5 6 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.25%) npm
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.50%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.50%) Route 53
7 2 (0.50%) Serverless
7 2 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.25%) Firewall
2 12 (3.00%) AMQP
3 2 (0.50%) HTTP
3 2 (0.50%) SSL
3 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.25%) NoSQL
3 39 (9.75%) MongoDB
4 37 (9.25%) Hadoop
5 33 (8.25%) Couchbase
5 33 (8.25%) Redis
5 33 (8.25%) Riak
6 32 (8.00%) MySQL
7 31 (7.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (6.25%) Big Data
9 21 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (4.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (17.00%) MSTest
1 68 (17.00%) NUnit
2 62 (15.50%) Jenkins
3 43 (10.75%) Selenium
4 41 (10.25%) Cucumber
5 33 (8.25%) Git (software)
6 27 (6.75%) SoapUI
7 26 (6.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (6.00%) Appium
8 24 (6.00%) Buildbot
8 24 (6.00%) Ranorex
9 23 (5.75%) Subversion
10 17 (4.25%) TeamCity
11 16 (4.00%) JMeter
11 16 (4.00%) Vagrant
12 15 (3.75%) JIRA
13 14 (3.50%) FitNesse
14 13 (3.25%) Gatling
15 12 (3.00%) JBehave
15 12 (3.00%) WATIR
General
1 146 (36.50%) Finance
2 47 (11.75%) Retail
3 31 (7.75%) Banking
4 10 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.00%) Marketing
6 7 (1.75%) Law
6 7 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Front Office
9 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (17.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (15.00%) Platform Engineer
2 60 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 55 (13.75%) Developer
4 53 (13.25%) Analyst
5 47 (11.75%) .NET Software Engineer
5 47 (11.75%) C# Software Engineer
6 42 (10.50%) Business Analyst
7 40 (10.00%) Project Manager
8 37 (9.25%) Architect
9 33 (8.25%) Senior Developer
10 29 (7.25%) Consultant
11 23 (5.75%) Java Developer
11 23 (5.75%) Software Developer
12 20 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
12 20 (5.00%) Agile Developer
12 20 (5.00%) C# Developer
12 20 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
12 20 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (27.00%) .NET
2 92 (23.00%) Web Services
3 80 (20.00%) XML
4 74 (18.50%) SOAP
5 71 (17.75%) ASP.NET
6 70 (17.50%) RESTful
6 70 (17.50%) WCF
7 69 (17.25%) HTML
8 66 (16.50%) jQuery
9 64 (16.00%) CSS
10 60 (15.00%) XSLT
11 59 (14.75%) LINQ
11 59 (14.75%) Silverlight
11 59 (14.75%) WF
11 59 (14.75%) WPF
12 29 (7.25%) AngularJS
13 23 (5.75%) React
13 23 (5.75%) Spring
14 22 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (4.75%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.50%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.50%) Client/Server
4 15 (3.75%) PMI
5 10 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (1.75%) Handset
7 7 (1.75%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.50%) User Experience
9 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.75%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.75%) Social Media
11 2 (0.50%) AS400
11 2 (0.50%) CESG
11 2 (0.50%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.50%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 94 (23.50%) Linux
2 68 (17.00%) Unix
3 42 (10.50%) Windows
4 18 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.75%) Android
6 14 (3.50%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.75%) CentOS
9 2 (0.50%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (82.00%) Scrum
3 210 (52.50%) RUP
4 193 (48.25%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (33.00%) UML
6 121 (30.25%) Software Engineering
7 116 (29.00%) DevOps
8 114 (28.50%) OO
9 96 (24.00%) Use Case
10 93 (23.25%) Kanban
11 89 (22.25%) TDD
12 80 (20.00%) Project Management
13 77 (19.25%) Waterfall
14 74 (18.50%) Test Automation
15 71 (17.75%) Configuration Management
16 59 (14.75%) MVVM
17 49 (12.25%) Service Delivery
18 48 (12.00%) BDD
18 48 (12.00%) Mentoring
19 47 (11.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 187 (46.75%) SQL
2 128 (32.00%) Java
3 123 (30.75%) Python
4 111 (27.75%) C#
5 108 (27.00%) Ruby
6 96 (24.00%) Bash Shell
7 91 (22.75%) C++
8 77 (19.25%) T-SQL
9 71 (17.75%) JavaScript
10 69 (17.25%) Shell Script
11 63 (15.75%) PL/SQL
12 38 (9.50%) C
13 35 (8.75%) PHP
14 30 (7.50%) Scala
15 15 (3.75%) Go
15 15 (3.75%) Perl
16 9 (2.25%) VB
17 5 (1.25%) ES6
18 4 (1.00%) Java 9
19 2 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 27 (6.75%) Degree
2 21 (5.25%) ISEB
3 18 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.75%) PMI Certification
4 15 (3.75%) PMP
5 11 (2.75%) APMG
6 9 (2.25%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.75%) CEH
8 7 (1.75%) MCSA
8 7 (1.75%) MCSE
8 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.50%) APMP
10 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.00%) PgMP
12 3 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
14 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.00%) PMO
1 20 (5.00%) QA
2 11 (2.75%) PMBOK
3 8 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.00%) GDPR
5 3 (0.75%) GMP
5 3 (0.75%) MiFID
System Software
1 51 (12.75%) vSphere
1 51 (12.75%) Xen
1 51 (12.75%) XenServer
2 25 (6.25%) Docker
3 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.50%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 99 (24.75%) Puppet
2 98 (24.50%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (17.50%) Cobbler
4 62 (15.50%) Tivoli
5 47 (11.75%) Ansible
6 22 (5.50%) Salt
7 18 (4.50%) Terraform
8 17 (4.25%) Kibana
8 17 (4.25%) logstash
9 6 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (1.00%) SCCM
11 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.50%) Nagios
11 2 (0.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 123 (30.75%) Oracle
2 69 (17.25%) Microsoft
3 64 (16.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 31 (7.75%) Google
5 18 (4.50%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.50%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.25%) HP
9 3 (0.75%) CA
9 3 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (0.75%) IBM
9 3 (0.75%) SAP
10 2 (0.50%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.50%) New Relic
11 1 (0.25%) Apple
11 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.25%) Cognos
11 1 (0.25%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) VMware
11 1 (0.25%) webMethods