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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 92 100 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 23 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.27% 1.04% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.36% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 7
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 18 (43.90%) Lean Six Sigma
3 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
4 14 (34.15%) Project Management
5 10 (24.39%) PRINCE
5 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
6 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
7 7 (17.07%) Degree
8 6 (14.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
8 6 (14.63%) Back Office
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 5 (12.20%) Change Management
9 5 (12.20%) Service Management
9 5 (12.20%) Japanese Language
10 4 (9.76%) Banking
10 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
10 4 (9.76%) QA
10 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
10 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.32%) MS Office
11 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.32%) ITSM
11 3 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.32%) Problem Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Back Office
3 5 (12.20%) Japanese Language
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Retail
6 2 (4.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Project Manager
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Service Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Process Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Change Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Head of Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Head of IT
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) QA Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Lean Six Sigma
2 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
3 14 (34.15%) Project Management
4 10 (24.39%) PRINCE
4 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 5 (12.20%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) ITSM
9 3 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.88%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) PMP
4 1 (2.44%) CBAP
4 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car Allownace + Bonus + Benefits
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