The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 33 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.68% - 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% - 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Six Sigma
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 126 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.88% 69.23% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 105 121 94
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bolton region.

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Bolton

Six Sigma
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB