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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 120 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 7 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 1.73% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 2.20% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 15
Average salary £50,000 £95,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £53,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £95,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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
1688 1498 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.79% 78.43% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1322 1324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Lync
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.11%) PMBOK
5 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Automotive
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) MS Project

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Simulink
3 1 (5.56%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Programme Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Process Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMBOK
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Infor
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) IBM