Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 287 328
Rank change year-on-year -1 +41 +39
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 86 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.71% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 77 36
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.93% +4.09% +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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11904 11034 11658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.75% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9471 9201 9634
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing DSDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in the North West

DSDM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DSDM in the North West

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DSDM in the North West

DSDM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester -15 70 £55,000 - 8
Cheshire - 16 £40,000 -
DSDM
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 85 (98.84%) Scrum
1 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (77.91%) RUP
3 62 (72.09%) SQL
4 59 (68.60%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (53.49%) Finance
6 41 (47.67%) Use Case
7 39 (45.35%) DevOps
8 37 (43.02%) Software Engineering
8 37 (43.02%) Web Services
9 36 (41.86%) .NET
9 36 (41.86%) ASP.NET
9 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
9 36 (41.86%) C#
9 36 (41.86%) HTML
9 36 (41.86%) jQuery
9 36 (41.86%) WCF
10 35 (40.70%) OO
11 34 (39.53%) CSS
11 34 (39.53%) SOAP
11 34 (39.53%) C++
11 34 (39.53%) PL/SQL
11 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
11 34 (39.53%) XML
11 34 (39.53%) XSLT
11 34 (39.53%) UML
11 34 (39.53%) WPF
11 34 (39.53%) WF
11 34 (39.53%) Silverlight
11 34 (39.53%) LINQ

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (20.93%) CloudStack
1 18 (20.93%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.33%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) Jetty
3 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) Tornado
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.49%) Couchbase
2 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.49%) Redis
2 3 (3.49%) Riak
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (39.53%) MSTest
1 34 (39.53%) NUnit
2 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.49%) FitNesse
2 3 (3.49%) Selenium
2 3 (3.49%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) MSI
3 2 (2.33%) NuGet
3 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.33%) WiX
4 1 (1.16%) JBehave
4 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.16%) JMeter
4 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.16%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 46 (53.49%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Investment Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Law
4 6 (6.98%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Platform Engineer
2 26 (30.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (29.07%) Software Engineer
4 24 (27.91%) .NET Software Engineer
4 24 (27.91%) C# Software Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Project Manager
6 12 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 12 (13.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) Web Services
2 36 (41.86%) .NET
2 36 (41.86%) ASP.NET
2 36 (41.86%) HTML
2 36 (41.86%) jQuery
2 36 (41.86%) WCF
3 34 (39.53%) CSS
3 34 (39.53%) LINQ
3 34 (39.53%) RESTful
3 34 (39.53%) Silverlight
3 34 (39.53%) SOAP
3 34 (39.53%) WF
3 34 (39.53%) WPF
3 34 (39.53%) XML
3 34 (39.53%) XSLT
4 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (13.95%) WinForms
5 3 (3.49%) Node.js
5 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) PMI
2 7 (8.14%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.14%) Handset
2 7 (8.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Linux
1 26 (30.23%) Unix
2 10 (11.63%) Windows
3 7 (8.14%) Android
3 7 (8.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.16%) CentOS
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
1 85 (98.84%) Scrum
2 67 (77.91%) RUP
3 59 (68.60%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (47.67%) Use Case
5 39 (45.35%) DevOps
6 37 (43.02%) Software Engineering
7 35 (40.70%) OO
8 34 (39.53%) MVVM
8 34 (39.53%) UML
9 25 (29.07%) Configuration Management
10 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
11 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
12 12 (13.95%) ITIL
12 12 (13.95%) MVC
12 12 (13.95%) Project Management
12 12 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
14 10 (11.63%) Change Control
14 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) SQL
2 36 (41.86%) C#
2 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 34 (39.53%) C++
3 34 (39.53%) PL/SQL
3 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
4 29 (33.72%) Python
4 29 (33.72%) Ruby
5 28 (32.56%) Bash Shell
6 25 (29.07%) Shell Script
7 24 (27.91%) Java
8 2 (2.33%) Clojure
8 2 (2.33%) Erlang
8 2 (2.33%) F#
8 2 (2.33%) Haskell
8 2 (2.33%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) Java 9
9 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) APMG
1 10 (11.63%) PMI Certification
1 10 (11.63%) PMP
2 4 (4.65%) PgMP
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) vSphere
1 18 (20.93%) Xen
1 18 (20.93%) XenServer
2 3 (3.49%) Docker
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (31.40%) Puppet
2 26 (30.23%) Cobbler
3 24 (27.91%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.65%) Ansible
5 2 (2.33%) SCCM
6 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Oracle
2 23 (26.74%) EnterpriseDB
3 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat