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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 102 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.48% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -41.93%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.62%

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
888 1121 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.47% 83.16% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 680 990 1312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,000
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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Billing
6 2 (20.00%) BPMN
6 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Compliance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (10.00%) COBIT
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (10.00%) 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 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Commercial Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Planning Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) BPMN
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Compliance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP