The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 95 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £61,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £61,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Six Sigma
Scotland

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Time Management
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) ISEB
6 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) IIBA
8 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) UNIX
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
9 1 (4.76%) JMS
9 1 (4.76%) SOA
9 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.76%) DB2
9 1 (4.76%) JUnit
9 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Programme Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JMS
1 1 (4.76%) Struts
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Process Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) IIBA
4 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Pega
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago