The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS 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
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank 851 862 857
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.001% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £70,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.86%
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
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DFSS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DFSS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 £70,000 -
DFSS
UK

DFSS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing DFSS 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 DFSS.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing DFSS 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 DFSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft