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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 137 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.64% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.74% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 19
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £40,000 £48,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
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
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 5 December 2016.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
3 12 (46.15%) ISEB
4 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 9 (34.62%) Test Management
5 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
6 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 8 (30.77%) QA
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
6 8 (30.77%) MS Office
7 7 (26.92%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (26.92%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
8 6 (23.08%) Content Management
8 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
8 6 (23.08%) FileNet
8 6 (23.08%) Documentum
9 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team

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 6 (23.08%) Documentum
1 6 (23.08%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) SilkTest
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) QA Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Change Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Test
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement Manager
5 1 (3.85%) QA Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) UAT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
2 10 (38.46%) SDLC
2 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (34.62%) Test Management
4 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (26.92%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (26.92%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Content Management
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
6 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
6 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 5 (19.23%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 4 (15.38%) Contract Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ISEB
2 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (3.85%) CISA
5 1 (3.85%) CISSP
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PMP
5 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow