The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 91 110 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 31 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 0.75% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.96% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 9
Average salary £95,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -1.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1481 1568 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.30% 77.97% 71.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1378 1061
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Six Sigma
West Midlands

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 24 July 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (86.79%) Finance
2 30 (56.60%) Retail
2 30 (56.60%) Business Development
2 30 (56.60%) Back Office
2 30 (56.60%) Benchmarking
2 30 (56.60%) German Language
2 30 (56.60%) SC Cleared
2 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) Performance Management
4 10 (18.87%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
5 9 (16.98%) Lean Six Sigma
6 8 (15.09%) PRINCE
7 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Japanese Language
9 4 (7.55%) QA
9 4 (7.55%) Degree
9 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.66%) Quality Management
10 3 (5.66%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
11 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
11 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
12 1 (1.89%) ISEB
12 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
General
1 46 (86.79%) Finance
2 30 (56.60%) Retail
2 30 (56.60%) Back Office
2 30 (56.60%) German Language
3 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.55%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (9.43%) Consultant
1 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (7.55%) Head of Project Management
2 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (7.55%) Senior Manager
2 4 (7.55%) Service Manager
2 4 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (7.55%) Head of IT
3 1 (1.89%) Business Analyst
3 1 (1.89%) Analyst
3 1 (1.89%) Process Consultant
3 1 (1.89%) Process Improvement Specialist
3 1 (1.89%) QA Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Business Development
1 30 (56.60%) Benchmarking
2 11 (20.75%) Performance Management
3 10 (18.87%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.98%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (15.09%) PRINCE
6 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.66%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL
9 1 (1.89%) Process Management
9 1 (1.89%) CMMI
9 1 (1.89%) Change Management
9 1 (1.89%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.89%) Workflow
9 1 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) SC Cleared
1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) PMP
5 1 (1.89%) CBAP
5 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA