The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank - 120 119
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.055% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.070% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £26,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.39%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,375
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +21.21%
Six Sigma
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1196 1425 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.65% 79.08% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1211 1289
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Cambridge

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) Military
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) CMMI
3 3 (25.00%) GIS
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Military
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
1 3 (25.00%) Physics
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) CMMI
1 3 (25.00%) Validation
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Use Case
1 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware