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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
North West / Cheshire
Rank 81 93 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.76% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.90% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -41.93%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%

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
876 1113 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.34% 84.96% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 690 953 1336
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 1 March 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 +11 2 - -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 9 (81.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
5 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Billing
7 2 (18.18%) BPMN
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Compliance Management
7 2 (18.18%) Risk and Compliance Management

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 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Planning Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Process Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Commercial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Finance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Compliance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt