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 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 118 113 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 13 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.82% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 17
Average salary £43,750 £53,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £41,350 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
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
1728 1457 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.96% 80.32% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1289 1043
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (58.33%) Process Improvement
2 14 (58.33%) ISEB
3 12 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (41.67%) Change Management
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) SDLC
5 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 9 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) Test Management
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
7 7 (29.17%) CRM
7 7 (29.17%) Time Management
7 7 (29.17%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
7 7 (29.17%) Coaching
8 6 (25.00%) QA
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
11 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
11 3 (12.50%) SAP
11 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
5 4 (16.67%) QA Manager
6 3 (12.50%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (12.50%) UAT Manager
6 3 (12.50%) UAT Test Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Process Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Process Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (58.33%) Process Improvement
3 12 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 10 (41.67%) Change Management
4 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 9 (37.50%) SDLC
5 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 8 (33.33%) Test Management
7 7 (29.17%) Coaching
7 7 (29.17%) CRM
7 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
7 7 (29.17%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) Time Management
7 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
8 5 (20.83%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISEB
2 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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