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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 99 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.47% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.55% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £57,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
1153 1266 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.41% 84.18% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 676 828 524
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) PMP
6 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Time Management
7 4 (17.39%) Planview
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) MS Project
8 3 (13.04%) ISEB
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.04%) Temenos T24
8 3 (13.04%) Test Management
8 3 (13.04%) PMBOK
8 3 (13.04%) Finacle
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (13.04%) Temenos T24
1 3 (13.04%) Finacle
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Platform Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Governance Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
3 6 (26.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (21.74%) Time Management
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.35%) CMMI
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) BPR
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PMP
2 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMBOK
2 2 (8.70%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Planview
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago