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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank 908 - 916
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% - 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - £31,500
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
82058 84649 83361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.27% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68908 70120 67040
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016. 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
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
DFSS
UK

DFSS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (42.86%) DMAIC
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Automotive
6 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) Process Management
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (28.57%) FMCG
7 1 (14.29%) Quality Management

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Commercial Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) DMAIC
4 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Process Management
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt