Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 125 181
Rank change year-on-year +18 +56 +17
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 116 113 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.44% 2.12% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.35% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 87
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £46,450 £36,250 £34,350
90th Percentile £60,875 £70,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,408 4,809 6,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.64% 90.43% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,740 4,122 5,032
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Leeds

DSDM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for DSDM in Leeds

DSDM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DSDM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 116 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (86.21%) Scrum
3 76 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (62.07%) SQL
5 67 (57.76%) RUP
6 59 (50.86%) Finance
7 52 (44.83%) Software Engineering
7 52 (44.83%) Java
8 50 (43.10%) C#
9 48 (41.38%) Python
9 48 (41.38%) Ruby
10 42 (36.21%) OO
11 38 (32.76%) C++
12 35 (30.17%) TDD
13 34 (29.31%) .NET
13 34 (29.31%) Oracle
13 34 (29.31%) Web Services
13 34 (29.31%) DevOps
14 32 (27.59%) Bash Shell
15 31 (26.72%) Kanban
15 31 (26.72%) T-SQL
16 29 (25.00%) Test Automation
16 29 (25.00%) Puppet
16 29 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (24.14%) Linux
17 28 (24.14%) Shell Script
17 28 (24.14%) Configuration Management
18 27 (23.28%) NUnit
18 27 (23.28%) WCF
18 27 (23.28%) MSTest

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (8.62%) CloudStack
1 10 (8.62%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.90%) JBoss
2 8 (6.90%) Jetty
2 8 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.31%) IIS
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.45%) Tornado
5 3 (2.59%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.62%) G Suite
2 10 (8.62%) Office 365
3 8 (6.90%) Slack
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Firewall
2 4 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.90%) Couchbase
3 8 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.90%) MySQL
3 8 (6.90%) Redis
3 8 (6.90%) Riak
4 4 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MSTest
1 27 (23.28%) NUnit
2 22 (18.97%) Cucumber
2 22 (18.97%) Selenium
3 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 16 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (13.79%) Buildbot
4 16 (13.79%) Ranorex
5 15 (12.93%) SoapUI
6 13 (11.21%) Appium
6 13 (11.21%) Git (software)
7 9 (7.76%) Mercurial
7 9 (7.76%) Subversion
8 7 (6.03%) JMeter
9 6 (5.17%) WATIR
10 5 (4.31%) Gatling
11 4 (3.45%) FitNesse
11 4 (3.45%) JBehave
11 4 (3.45%) NeoLoad
11 4 (3.45%) WebLOAD
General
1 59 (50.86%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Platform Engineer
1 27 (23.28%) Software Engineer
2 25 (21.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (19.83%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (18.97%) .NET Software Engineer
5 21 (18.10%) Developer
6 14 (12.07%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) Agile Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Consultant
9 10 (8.62%) Developer in Test
9 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.76%) Business Change Manager
10 9 (7.76%) Test Automation Consultant
10 9 (7.76%) Test Consultant
11 7 (6.03%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Java Consultant
11 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.31%) .NET
1 34 (29.31%) Web Services
2 27 (23.28%) WCF
3 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET
3 26 (22.41%) SOAP
4 25 (21.55%) XML
5 24 (20.69%) RESTful
6 22 (18.97%) CSS
6 22 (18.97%) HTML
6 22 (18.97%) jQuery
6 22 (18.97%) LINQ
6 22 (18.97%) Silverlight
6 22 (18.97%) WF
6 22 (18.97%) WPF
6 22 (18.97%) XSLT
7 5 (4.31%) MSMQ
8 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.45%) JMS
8 4 (3.45%) Node.js
8 4 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.14%) Linux
2 24 (20.69%) Unix
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (86.21%) Scrum
3 76 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (57.76%) RUP
5 52 (44.83%) Software Engineering
6 42 (36.21%) OO
7 35 (30.17%) TDD
8 34 (29.31%) DevOps
9 31 (26.72%) Kanban
10 29 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 28 (24.14%) Configuration Management
12 22 (18.97%) BDD
12 22 (18.97%) MVVM
12 22 (18.97%) Service Delivery
12 22 (18.97%) UML
12 22 (18.97%) Use Case
13 16 (13.79%) Software Testing
14 15 (12.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.93%) Project Management
15 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (62.07%) SQL
2 52 (44.83%) Java
3 50 (43.10%) C#
4 48 (41.38%) Python
4 48 (41.38%) Ruby
5 38 (32.76%) C++
6 32 (27.59%) Bash Shell
7 31 (26.72%) T-SQL
8 28 (24.14%) Shell Script
9 25 (21.55%) JavaScript
10 22 (18.97%) PL/SQL
11 16 (13.79%) C
11 16 (13.79%) PHP
11 16 (13.79%) Scala
12 5 (4.31%) VB
13 3 (2.59%) Java 9
14 2 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.59%) APMP
2 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) vSphere
1 10 (8.62%) Xen
1 10 (8.62%) XenServer
2 6 (5.17%) Docker
3 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (25.00%) Puppet
2 25 (21.55%) Cobbler
3 21 (18.10%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.45%) Ansible
5 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (29.31%) Oracle
2 25 (21.55%) EnterpriseDB
3 16 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.07%) Google
5 2 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (0.86%) Rackspace