Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 276 322
Rank change year-on-year -10 +46 +43
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 81 86 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.78% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 38
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 11,352 11,086 10,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.40% 90.36% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9,017 9,274 8,919
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -12 71 £55,000 - 9
Cheshire - 10 £38,000 -
DSDM
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 80 (98.77%) Scrum
1 80 (98.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (85.19%) RUP
3 64 (79.01%) SQL
4 60 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (56.79%) Finance
6 42 (51.85%) DevOps
7 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
8 40 (49.38%) WCF
8 40 (49.38%) Use Case
8 40 (49.38%) jQuery
8 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
8 40 (49.38%) C#
8 40 (49.38%) HTML
8 40 (49.38%) .NET
8 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET
8 40 (49.38%) Web Services
9 39 (48.15%) OO
10 38 (46.91%) UML
10 38 (46.91%) XML
10 38 (46.91%) XSLT
10 38 (46.91%) C++
10 38 (46.91%) PL/SQL
10 38 (46.91%) T-SQL
10 38 (46.91%) CSS
10 38 (46.91%) SOAP
10 38 (46.91%) WPF
10 38 (46.91%) WF
10 38 (46.91%) Silverlight
10 38 (46.91%) NUnit

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 10 (12.35%) CloudStack
1 10 (12.35%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.47%) Couchbase
2 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.47%) Redis
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (46.91%) MSTest
1 38 (46.91%) NUnit
2 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.47%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.47%) MSI
2 2 (2.47%) NuGet
2 2 (2.47%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.47%) WiX
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 46 (56.79%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
2 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 9 (11.11%) Law
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Platform Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Software Engineer
3 23 (28.40%) .NET Software Engineer
3 23 (28.40%) C# Software Engineer
4 17 (20.99%) .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Agile .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Agile C# Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C# Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C# Software Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior C# Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior Software Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Senior SQL Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Software Developer
4 17 (20.99%) SQL Developer
4 17 (20.99%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (49.38%) .NET
1 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET
1 40 (49.38%) HTML
1 40 (49.38%) jQuery
1 40 (49.38%) WCF
1 40 (49.38%) Web Services
2 38 (46.91%) CSS
2 38 (46.91%) LINQ
2 38 (46.91%) RESTful
2 38 (46.91%) Silverlight
2 38 (46.91%) SOAP
2 38 (46.91%) WF
2 38 (46.91%) WPF
2 38 (46.91%) XML
2 38 (46.91%) XSLT
3 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 17 (20.99%) WinForms
4 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.47%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) PMI
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.47%) Handset
2 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
1 25 (30.86%) Unix
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Agile Software Development
1 80 (98.77%) Scrum
2 69 (85.19%) RUP
3 60 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (51.85%) DevOps
5 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
6 40 (49.38%) Use Case
7 39 (48.15%) OO
8 38 (46.91%) MVVM
8 38 (46.91%) UML
9 23 (28.40%) Configuration Management
10 21 (25.93%) Service Delivery
11 17 (20.99%) MVC
12 13 (16.05%) ITIL
13 11 (13.58%) Project Management
14 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
15 9 (11.11%) Open Source
15 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
15 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (79.01%) SQL
2 40 (49.38%) C#
2 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
3 38 (46.91%) C++
3 38 (46.91%) PL/SQL
3 38 (46.91%) T-SQL
4 27 (33.33%) Python
4 27 (33.33%) Ruby
5 25 (30.86%) Bash Shell
6 23 (28.40%) Shell Script
7 22 (27.16%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) Clojure
8 2 (2.47%) Erlang
8 2 (2.47%) F#
8 2 (2.47%) Haskell
8 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) APMG
1 8 (9.88%) PMI Certification
1 8 (9.88%) PMP
2 2 (2.47%) PgMP
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) vSphere
1 10 (12.35%) Xen
1 10 (12.35%) XenServer
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (28.40%) Cobbler
1 23 (28.40%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (28.40%) Puppet
2 21 (25.93%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Oracle
2 19 (23.46%) EnterpriseDB
3 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.17%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) TIBCO