Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 278 278
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +41
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 38 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.71% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 26
South West median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +14.16% +9.50%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% +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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9252 9636 10507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.85% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7614 8032 8826
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in the South West

DSDM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for DSDM in the South West

DSDM
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DSDM in the South West

DSDM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire +7 20 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bristol -53 17 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
DSDM
England

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

1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) Waterfall
3 26 (68.42%) Linux
4 24 (63.16%) Scrum
5 23 (60.53%) UML
6 18 (47.37%) Project Management
6 18 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (44.74%) Open Source
7 17 (44.74%) Windows
8 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
8 15 (39.47%) Oracle
8 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
8 15 (39.47%) Presales
9 14 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (36.84%) XML
10 13 (34.21%) SQL
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 11 (28.95%) DevOps
13 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
13 10 (26.32%) QA
14 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
14 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
15 8 (21.05%) Middleware
15 8 (21.05%) Change Management
15 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
15 8 (21.05%) SOA
15 8 (21.05%) ISO 9001
15 8 (21.05%) RUP

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (18.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) CloudStack
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) Jetty
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
2 2 (5.26%) Route 53
2 2 (5.26%) Serverless
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
2 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.63%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Technical Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Lead Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Leader
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Tester
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
3 7 (18.42%) JSF
3 7 (18.42%) Spring
4 5 (13.16%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) LAMP
6 1 (2.63%) Lucene
6 1 (2.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
3 7 (18.42%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) CESG
5 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) Waterfall
3 24 (63.16%) Scrum
4 23 (60.53%) UML
5 18 (47.37%) Project Management
6 17 (44.74%) Open Source
7 15 (39.47%) Presales
8 14 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (28.95%) DevOps
9 11 (28.95%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
10 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Change Management
11 8 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
11 8 (21.05%) Requirements Management
11 8 (21.05%) RUP
11 8 (21.05%) SDLC
11 8 (21.05%) SOA
11 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) C
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) Go
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 7 (18.42%) CEH
3 7 (18.42%) ISEB
3 7 (18.42%) MCSA
3 7 (18.42%) MCSE
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
2 8 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
1 2 (5.26%) GlusterFS
1 2 (5.26%) VirtualBox
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
1 2 (5.26%) Xen
1 2 (5.26%) XenServer
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Terraform
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 2 (5.26%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) OSSEC
4 2 (5.26%) Salt
4 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.63%) Kibana
5 1 (2.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) VMware