The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - 936 964
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.001% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £70,000 £74,100
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.53%
UK excluding London median salary - - £74,100
DFSS
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80786 88184 95552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68134 72520 78317
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DFSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DFSS
Salary Trend in England

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

DFSS Salary Trend in England

DFSS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing DFSS 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 England region with a requirement for DFSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt