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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 95 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £48,750 - £44,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
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
997 1563 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.50% 90.71% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1179 1118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,725 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 2 £53,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £55,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) SSADM
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) SSADM
6 1 (8.33%) UML
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner