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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 128 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 3 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.75% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.88% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 16
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.62%

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
1715 1591 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.60% 85.26% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1354 1362
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Documentum
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) FileNet
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (15.38%) Documentum
1 2 (15.38%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Improvement Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Test Management
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft