The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -42.72%
DFSS
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.93% 78.03% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 312 171 165
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%