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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 489 442 411
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -31
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 444 492 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 329 402 325
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,564 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.47% -5.41%
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
88348 80777 86180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.43% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71077 66715 73803
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -35 146 £57,500 -4.16% 21
South East +9 101 £55,000 +15.78% 17
North West -5 52 £42,279 -0.52% 8
West Midlands -17 43 £95,000 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire -57 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +6 32 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East of England +4 30 £95,000 +95.87% 10
South West -37 27 £43,000 -4.44% 9
North East -1 6 £43,000 +11.68% 3
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 413 (45.48%) Finance
2 378 (41.63%) Lean Six Sigma
3 305 (33.59%) PRINCE2
4 300 (33.04%) Project Management
5 221 (24.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 203 (22.36%) Degree
7 166 (18.28%) ITIL
8 164 (18.06%) Change Management
9 139 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 136 (14.98%) Business Analysis
11 130 (14.32%) Process Management
12 123 (13.55%) Banking
13 117 (12.89%) PMI Certification
14 112 (12.33%) Process Improvement
15 111 (12.22%) Retail
16 110 (12.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 92 (10.13%) Microsoft
18 89 (9.80%) Manufacturing
19 79 (8.70%) PMP
20 77 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
20 77 (8.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 74 (8.15%) MS Office
22 72 (7.93%) BPR
23 71 (7.82%) MS Excel
24 68 (7.49%) Marketing
25 66 (7.27%) PRINCE
26 65 (7.16%) Quality Management
27 62 (6.83%) Service Management
28 60 (6.61%) ISEB
29 59 (6.50%) CRM

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 38 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (1.32%) CMS
4 9 (0.99%) SAS
5 8 (0.88%) IIS
6 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.22%) Confluence
9 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.22%) Documentum
9 2 (0.22%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.11%) Apache
10 1 (0.11%) Lync
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
10 1 (0.11%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 74 (8.15%) MS Office
2 71 (7.82%) MS Excel
3 54 (5.95%) MS Visio
4 52 (5.73%) MS Project
5 24 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.77%) Stata
7 6 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.66%) SPSS
8 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.11%) Casewise Modeler
9 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.32%) SAP APO
2 8 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.66%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.66%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.55%) SAP Travel Management
4 5 (0.55%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.33%) Summit
6 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.22%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.22%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.11%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.76%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.53%) Internet
2 13 (1.43%) Wireless
3 12 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (1.32%) Intranet
4 6 (0.66%) WAN
4 6 (0.66%) LAN
5 5 (0.55%) VoIP
6 4 (0.44%) MVNO
6 4 (0.44%) FTP
7 3 (0.33%) SAN
7 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 3 (0.33%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) NAS
8 2 (0.22%) Network Security
8 2 (0.22%) WLAN
8 2 (0.22%) DHCP
8 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.22%) DMZ
8 2 (0.22%) Firewall
8 2 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.43%) QlikView
3 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (0.77%) MySQL
4 7 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.55%) MS Access
6 4 (0.44%) OLAP
6 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.44%) SQLPlus
6 4 (0.44%) Spotfire
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.33%) DB2
7 3 (0.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.77%) JIRA
3 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.22%) Selenium
4 2 (0.22%) Maven
5 1 (0.11%) Subversion
5 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.11%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.11%) Ant
5 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.11%) Concordion
5 1 (0.11%) Hudson
5 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 413 (45.48%) Finance
2 123 (13.55%) Banking
3 111 (12.22%) Retail
4 89 (9.80%) Manufacturing
5 68 (7.49%) Marketing
6 58 (6.39%) Legal
7 51 (5.62%) Telecoms
8 36 (3.96%) German Language
9 33 (3.63%) Back Office
10 27 (2.97%) Investment Banking
11 22 (2.42%) French Language
12 17 (1.87%) Czech Language
13 15 (1.65%) Law
14 11 (1.21%) Retail Banking
14 11 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (1.10%) Advertising
16 8 (0.88%) Automotive
17 7 (0.77%) Billing
18 6 (0.66%) Local Government
19 5 (0.55%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 263 (28.96%) Analyst
2 195 (21.48%) Business Analyst
3 126 (13.88%) Project Manager
4 105 (11.56%) Consultant
5 62 (6.83%) Process Analyst
6 45 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
7 44 (4.85%) Business Manager
8 39 (4.30%) Business Process Analyst
9 36 (3.96%) Process Manager
10 34 (3.74%) Programme Manager
11 32 (3.52%) Architect
12 31 (3.41%) Senior Business Analyst
13 29 (3.19%) Change Manager
14 28 (3.08%) Management Consultant
15 26 (2.86%) Senior Manager
16 25 (2.75%) IT Consultant
17 23 (2.53%) Service Manager
18 18 (1.98%) Operations Manager
18 18 (1.98%) IT Project Manager
19 17 (1.87%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.42%) .NET
2 19 (2.09%) XML
3 14 (1.54%) HTML
4 10 (1.10%) Web Services
4 10 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.77%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.55%) CSS
7 4 (0.44%) Classic ASP
7 4 (0.44%) LINQ
7 4 (0.44%) WCF
8 3 (0.33%) DOM
8 3 (0.33%) DHTML
8 3 (0.33%) SOAP
9 2 (0.22%) WSDL
10 1 (0.11%) jQuery
10 1 (0.11%) EDI
10 1 (0.11%) J2EE
10 1 (0.11%) JSP
10 1 (0.11%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.18%) Management Information System
2 41 (4.52%) PMI
3 24 (2.64%) Life Science
4 23 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 17 (1.87%) Statistics
6 16 (1.76%) Fixed Income
7 15 (1.65%) Credit Risk
8 13 (1.43%) Taxonomies
9 12 (1.32%) E-Learning
10 10 (1.10%) FMCG
11 8 (0.88%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.77%) NHS
13 6 (0.66%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.55%) Equities
15 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.44%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.44%) Mainframe
16 3 (0.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.21%) Windows
2 7 (0.77%) Linux
3 6 (0.66%) UNIX
4 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.33%) AIX
4 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (41.63%) Lean Six Sigma
2 305 (33.59%) PRINCE2
3 300 (33.04%) Project Management
4 221 (24.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 166 (18.28%) ITIL
6 164 (18.06%) Change Management
7 139 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 136 (14.98%) Business Analysis
9 130 (14.32%) Process Management
10 112 (12.33%) Process Improvement
11 77 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (7.93%) BPR
13 66 (7.27%) PRINCE
14 65 (7.16%) Quality Management
15 62 (6.83%) Service Management
16 59 (6.50%) CRM
16 59 (6.50%) Business Development
17 56 (6.17%) UML
18 52 (5.73%) Service Delivery
19 49 (5.40%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.85%) SQL
2 14 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 13 (1.43%) C#
4 10 (1.10%) Java
5 9 (0.99%) C
6 6 (0.66%) VB
6 6 (0.66%) Python
7 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
7 5 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.44%) PHP
8 4 (0.44%) VBA
8 4 (0.44%) XPath
9 3 (0.33%) Ruby
9 3 (0.33%) PowerHouse
9 3 (0.33%) Perl
9 3 (0.33%) R
10 2 (0.22%) VBScript
11 1 (0.11%) C++
11 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 203 (22.36%) Degree
2 117 (12.89%) PMI Certification
3 110 (12.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 79 (8.70%) PMP
5 77 (8.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 60 (6.61%) ISEB
7 44 (4.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 42 (4.63%) Security Cleared
9 37 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 36 (3.96%) SC Cleared
11 33 (3.63%) MBA
12 17 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (1.32%) CBAP
13 12 (1.32%) ISTQB
14 10 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 7 (0.77%) APMP
17 6 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 6 (0.66%) CISSP
17 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.85%) QA
2 35 (3.85%) SLA
3 30 (3.30%) COBIT
4 20 (2.20%) ISO 14001
5 18 (1.98%) ISO 9001
5 18 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (1.10%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.88%) P3O
9 6 (0.66%) EMIR
9 6 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.55%) COREP
11 4 (0.44%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.44%) Basel III
11 4 (0.44%) Basel II
11 4 (0.44%) TickIT
12 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.22%) MiFID
13 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
13 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.22%) XenApp
2 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.22%) vSphere
2 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.22%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.11%) logstash
2 1 (0.11%) Kibana
2 1 (0.11%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 92 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.28%) SAP
3 41 (4.52%) Oracle
4 24 (2.64%) Minitab
4 24 (2.64%) IBM
5 15 (1.65%) Business Objects
6 13 (1.43%) webMethods
7 10 (1.10%) Informatica
8 8 (0.88%) Cognizant
9 7 (0.77%) Huawei
9 7 (0.77%) VMware
9 7 (0.77%) HP
9 7 (0.77%) Cisco
10 5 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.55%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.55%) CA
11 4 (0.44%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.44%) Tableau
11 4 (0.44%) BMC
11 4 (0.44%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Talent International
Salary: £600.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Excellent Base, Bonus, Car Allowance and Benef
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Arco
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago