The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 116 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 23 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 1.05% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.30% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 2
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Six Sigma
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1845 1697 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 81.16% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1539 985
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 38 (80.85%) Finance
2 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
2 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
3 21 (44.68%) Retail
3 21 (44.68%) Business Development
4 20 (42.55%) German Language
4 20 (42.55%) Back Office
4 20 (42.55%) Benchmarking
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
6 10 (21.28%) Change Management
6 10 (21.28%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
7 8 (17.02%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (10.64%) Matrix Management
11 4 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Service Management
11 4 (8.51%) Banking
12 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.38%) Degree
12 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
12 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
13 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity Management
13 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
13 2 (4.26%) SLA
13 2 (4.26%) MS Office
13 2 (4.26%) Management Information System

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (80.85%) Finance
2 21 (44.68%) Retail
3 20 (42.55%) German Language
3 20 (42.55%) Back Office
4 4 (8.51%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Project Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (4.26%) Engagement Manager
3 2 (4.26%) Consultant
3 2 (4.26%) Report Specialist
4 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (2.13%) Quality Manager
4 1 (2.13%) QA Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Service Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) Managing Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) IT Governance Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Head of Testing
4 1 (2.13%) Governance Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Business Development
2 20 (42.55%) Benchmarking
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
4 10 (21.28%) Change Management
5 8 (17.02%) Lean Six Sigma
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) Matrix Management
8 4 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security
10 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
1 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) APMP
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMP
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ACCA
4 1 (2.13%) CISM
4 1 (2.13%) CIMA
4 1 (2.13%) CISMP
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
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