The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 38 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.95% 4.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,628 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.02% -5.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 209 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.82% 81.01% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 103
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Six Sigma
Cheshire

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Chester

Six Sigma
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ACCA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) MBA
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) DMAIC

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Process Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Change Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (14.29%) ACCA
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) CA