The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DSDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 198 195
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing DSDM 12 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.78% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.88% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 21
Median salary £45,500 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.86% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  

DSDM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4245 5431 4301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.90% 88.25% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3454 4378 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing DSDM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in the West Midlands

DSDM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for DSDM in the West Midlands

DSDM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +4 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Birmingham +16 5 £45,500 -20.86%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) JAX-RS
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) RESTEasy
2 7 (53.85%) HornetQ
2 7 (53.85%) Microservices
2 7 (53.85%) WildFly
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (53.85%) RSpec
2 7 (53.85%) JBehave
2 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 7 (53.85%) Hudson
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (53.85%) Single Customer View
2 7 (53.85%) GlassFish
2 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 7 (53.85%) JMS
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) WATIR
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) TDD

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (53.85%) GlassFish
1 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (53.85%) WildFly
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 7 (53.85%) Hudson
2 7 (53.85%) JBehave
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) RSpec
2 7 (53.85%) WATIR
3 6 (46.15%) JMeter
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (53.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Java Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Automation Test Lead
2 6 (46.15%) Test Leader
3 5 (38.46%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) HornetQ
1 7 (53.85%) Java EE
1 7 (53.85%) JAX-RS
1 7 (53.85%) JMS
1 7 (53.85%) RESTEasy
1 7 (53.85%) RESTful
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (53.85%) Microservices
2 7 (53.85%) Single Customer View
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
3 6 (46.15%) Kanban
3 6 (46.15%) Load Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
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