The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 533 497 461
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -36
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 389 461 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 260 353 343
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,490 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,375
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +21.21%
Six Sigma
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
85820 91842 84491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.16% 82.09% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70108 74491 70191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in England

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in England

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in England

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in England

Six Sigma
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
South East +16 109 £57,500 +4.54% 19
London -59 90 £60,000 +4.34% 12
Yorkshire +29 56 £39,000 -37.09% 6
East Midlands +27 28 £53,750 +19.44% 2
North West +17 26 £52,500 +22.80% 3
West Midlands -39 24 £50,000 -13.04% 4
East of England +5 23 £46,500 -19.13% 2
South West -27 18 £65,000 +18.18% 9
North East -7 8 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 356 (42.48%) Finance
2 325 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
3 322 (38.42%) Project Management
4 255 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 254 (30.31%) Degree
6 233 (27.80%) PRINCE2
7 198 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
8 183 (21.84%) Business Analysis
9 176 (21.00%) ITIL
10 167 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 153 (18.26%) Change Management
12 131 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
13 111 (13.25%) Process Improvement
14 109 (13.01%) PMI Certification
15 101 (12.05%) Banking
16 100 (11.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 100 (11.93%) Telecoms
17 86 (10.26%) ISEB
18 79 (9.43%) Coaching
19 77 (9.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
20 76 (9.07%) Risk Management
21 75 (8.95%) Waterfall
21 75 (8.95%) Business Transformation
22 74 (8.83%) CRM
23 71 (8.47%) Process Management
24 67 (8.00%) Manufacturing
25 65 (7.76%) Microsoft
25 65 (7.76%) Retail
26 63 (7.52%) PMI
27 62 (7.40%) MS Visio

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.31%) ColdFusion
3 10 (1.19%) Lync
4 7 (0.84%) Confluence
5 4 (0.48%) SAS
5 4 (0.48%) IIS
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.36%) Mule
7 2 (0.24%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.24%) Drupal
7 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.24%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.24%) Documentum
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (7.40%) MS Visio
2 58 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 44 (5.25%) MS Project
4 20 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (2.15%) MS Office
6 5 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (0.60%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.24%) Mingle
7 2 (0.24%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.43%) SAP SCM
3 10 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.84%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.72%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.60%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.48%) FLEXCUBE
8 4 (0.48%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.48%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.48%) Finacle
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.48%) SAP LE
8 4 (0.48%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.48%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (1.43%) Office 365
2 10 (1.19%) IBM Blueworks
2 10 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Taleo
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.06%) Wireless
2 28 (3.34%) Internet
3 12 (1.43%) Unified Communications
4 8 (0.95%) LAN
4 8 (0.95%) WAN
5 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.60%) Broadband
7 3 (0.36%) SSL
7 3 (0.36%) S/MIME
7 3 (0.36%) Firewall
8 2 (0.24%) Intranet
8 2 (0.24%) NGN
8 2 (0.24%) 4G
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) 3G
8 2 (0.24%) VoIP
8 2 (0.24%) HTTP
8 2 (0.24%) SNMP
8 2 (0.24%) LDAP
9 1 (0.12%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.91%) MySQL
2 15 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (0.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.24%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.12%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.12%) DB2
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.43%) JIRA
3 10 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.60%) Selenium
5 5 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.36%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.24%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.24%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.24%) Hudson
7 2 (0.24%) Concordion
7 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.24%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.24%) JBehave
General
1 356 (42.48%) Finance
2 101 (12.05%) Banking
3 100 (11.93%) Telecoms
4 67 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 65 (7.76%) Retail
6 38 (4.53%) Legal
7 27 (3.22%) Marketing
8 20 (2.39%) Electronics
9 15 (1.79%) General Ledger
10 14 (1.67%) Military
11 12 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (1.07%) Back Office
13 9 (1.07%) Advertising
13 9 (1.07%) German Language
14 8 (0.95%) Automotive
15 7 (0.84%) Polish Language
16 6 (0.72%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 234 (27.92%) Analyst
2 185 (22.08%) Project Manager
3 180 (21.48%) Business Analyst
4 60 (7.16%) Consultant
5 47 (5.61%) Architect
6 38 (4.53%) Business Manager
7 36 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 35 (4.18%) Quality Manager
8 35 (4.18%) Senior Manager
9 29 (3.46%) Senior Project Manager
10 28 (3.34%) Programme Manager
11 27 (3.22%) Change Manager
11 27 (3.22%) Process Manager
12 26 (3.10%) Process Analyst
13 25 (2.98%) Senior Business Analyst
14 17 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 16 (1.91%) Lead Business Analyst
16 15 (1.79%) Business Architect
16 15 (1.79%) Business Change Manager
17 14 (1.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.74%) .NET
2 17 (2.03%) Web Services
2 17 (2.03%) XML
3 15 (1.79%) HTML
4 13 (1.55%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.31%) DHTML
5 11 (1.31%) SOAP
5 11 (1.31%) DOM
6 10 (1.19%) Apache Flex
7 9 (1.07%) CSS
8 4 (0.48%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.36%) RESTful
9 3 (0.36%) EDI
10 2 (0.24%) SAML
10 2 (0.24%) Middleware
10 2 (0.24%) Ajax
10 2 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.24%) jQuery
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 131 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (7.52%) PMI
3 52 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 25 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.67%) User Experience
6 12 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 10 (1.19%) Taxonomies
8 9 (1.07%) FMCG
9 8 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (0.84%) Life Science
10 7 (0.84%) GIS
10 7 (0.84%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.72%) NHS
11 6 (0.72%) Statistics
12 5 (0.60%) FlexPod
12 5 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.36%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.36%) Derivative
13 3 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.63%) Linux
2 18 (2.15%) Windows
3 17 (2.03%) UNIX
4 11 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.60%) Windows 8
5 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.24%) AIX
6 2 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.12%) Android
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 322 (38.42%) Project Management
3 255 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 233 (27.80%) PRINCE2
5 198 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
6 183 (21.84%) Business Analysis
7 176 (21.00%) ITIL
8 167 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 153 (18.26%) Change Management
10 111 (13.25%) Process Improvement
11 79 (9.43%) Coaching
12 76 (9.07%) Risk Management
13 75 (8.95%) Waterfall
13 75 (8.95%) Business Transformation
14 74 (8.83%) CRM
15 71 (8.47%) Process Management
16 62 (7.40%) Mentoring
17 56 (6.68%) Service Delivery
18 54 (6.44%) UML
18 54 (6.44%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.15%) JavaScript
1 18 (2.15%) SQL
2 14 (1.67%) C
3 11 (1.31%) PHP
3 11 (1.31%) Java
4 7 (0.84%) C#
5 6 (0.72%) Python
6 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.48%) C++
6 4 (0.48%) Perl
7 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.36%) AWK
7 3 (0.36%) XPath
7 3 (0.36%) sed
8 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.24%) Ruby
8 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.24%) VBA
9 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 254 (30.31%) Degree
2 109 (13.01%) PMI Certification
3 100 (11.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 86 (10.26%) ISEB
5 77 (9.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 50 (5.97%) PMP
7 45 (5.37%) Security Cleared
8 32 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 29 (3.46%) SC Cleared
10 27 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (2.98%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 21 (2.51%) DV Cleared
13 20 (2.39%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 18 (2.15%) MBA
14 18 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (1.19%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (0.95%) PhD
18 4 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.85%) ISO 14001
2 47 (5.61%) ISO 9001
3 45 (5.37%) QA
4 44 (5.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (3.70%) ISO 9000
6 16 (1.91%) SLA
7 12 (1.43%) COBIT
8 9 (1.07%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.60%) ISO 9002
10 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.24%) EMIR
11 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.12%) BS15000
12 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) Firmware
3 2 (0.24%) GPFS
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) SCCM
2 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 65 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 41 (4.89%) SAP
3 33 (3.94%) Oracle
4 16 (1.91%) IBM
5 13 (1.55%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.19%) Huawei
7 9 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.95%) webMethods
9 6 (0.72%) Planview
10 5 (0.60%) Minitab
10 5 (0.60%) T-Plan
10 5 (0.60%) Siemens
10 5 (0.60%) HP
10 5 (0.60%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.60%) Allen-Bradley
11 3 (0.36%) BMC
11 3 (0.36%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.36%) F5
11 3 (0.36%) Tableau
11 3 (0.36%) Capita
London
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 65k per year + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + final salary pension, bonus, holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very high
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum - Holiday & Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Saltash, Cornwall
BPR Associates
Salary: Unspecified - Excellent Salary + Lots of Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago