The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 98 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 2 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.17% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.19% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 14
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.39%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Six Sigma
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 1557 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.63% 89.74% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1265 1300
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Cheshire

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP