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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - 947 968
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.001% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
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
84499 88397 96352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.89% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71075 72192 78402
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 £31,000
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 11 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma

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 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt