The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 69 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.92% 0.30% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -51.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Six Sigma
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 829 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.36% 83.40% 87.92%
Number of salaries quoted 630 671 814
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bedfordshire region.

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Six Sigma
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma.

1 18 (75.00%) ERP
1 18 (75.00%) BPR
1 18 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 18 (75.00%) Change Management
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
1 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 18 (75.00%) Performance Metrics
2 10 (41.67%) PMI
2 10 (41.67%) PMP
2 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
3 8 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 8 (33.33%) SAP
4 6 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) ISEB
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) ERP Manager
1 18 (75.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 18 (75.00%) Finance Manager
1 18 (75.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 18 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (41.67%) Finance Systems Manager
3 8 (33.33%) HR Manager
3 8 (33.33%) SAP Financial Project Manager
3 8 (33.33%) SAP HR Project Manager
3 8 (33.33%) SAP Manager
3 8 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Performance Metrics
2 10 (41.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) BPR
1 18 (75.00%) Change Management
1 18 (75.00%) ERP
1 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 18 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Data Management
3 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
1 10 (41.67%) PMP
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com