The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 85 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 21 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 0.41% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.48% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,314 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.43% -3.74%
Six Sigma
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1207 1034 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.66% 84.41% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 795 635 678
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 25 (56.82%) Lean Six Sigma
3 11 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) UNIX
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) ISEB
4 10 (22.73%) Perl
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Internet
4 10 (22.73%) Service Management
4 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) QA
4 10 (22.73%) Performance Management
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) IIBA
7 7 (15.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
7 7 (15.91%) Project Management
7 7 (15.91%) Banking
8 5 (11.36%) Test Management
8 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 5 (11.36%) JIRA
9 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 3 (6.82%) PMP
10 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
1 8 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Business Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Test Programme Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Strategic Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Change Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Programme Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) J2EE
1 1 (2.27%) Struts
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) JMS
1 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) UNIX
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 10 (22.73%) Performance Management
2 10 (22.73%) Service Management
2 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
5 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.36%) Test Management
6 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.55%) Time Management
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Perl
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISEB
2 8 (18.18%) IIBA
3 7 (15.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) PMP
5 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Pega
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