The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 471 433 412
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -21
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 461 493 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.61% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 336 402 310
Average salary £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.86% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86592 80165 86386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.72% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70400 66377 74286
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Six Sigma
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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 July 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 July 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 -66 150 £60,000 - 20
South East +18 103 £65,000 +36.21% 12
North West +33 62 £42,279 -11.91% 6
West Midlands +18 48 £95,000 +93.87% 4
Yorkshire -43 45 £45,000 +10.42% 3
East of England -8 44 £95,000 +115.90% 4
East Midlands +12 30 £41,250 -17.50% 4
South West -40 20 £43,000 +3.61% 12
North East -4 4 £43,000 +10.96% 1
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 428 (45.87%) Finance
2 386 (41.37%) Lean Six Sigma
3 343 (36.76%) Project Management
4 315 (33.76%) PRINCE2
5 237 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 213 (22.83%) Degree
7 200 (21.44%) ITIL
8 169 (18.11%) Change Management
9 149 (15.97%) Business Analysis
10 143 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 130 (13.93%) Banking
12 123 (13.18%) Retail
13 116 (12.43%) PMI Certification
14 110 (11.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 108 (11.58%) Process Management
16 98 (10.50%) Manufacturing
17 94 (10.08%) Microsoft
18 91 (9.75%) MS Excel
19 90 (9.65%) Process Improvement
20 89 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
21 87 (9.32%) BPR
22 80 (8.57%) PRINCE
23 72 (7.72%) SAP
23 72 (7.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
24 71 (7.61%) MS Office
24 71 (7.61%) PMP
25 64 (6.86%) UML
25 64 (6.86%) Marketing
26 63 (6.75%) Business Development
26 63 (6.75%) Business Intelligence

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.39%) SAS
3 11 (1.18%) IIS
3 11 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (1.18%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.43%) CMS
7 3 (0.32%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.32%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.21%) Lync
8 2 (0.21%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.21%) Documentum
9 1 (0.11%) Apache
9 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 91 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 71 (7.61%) MS Office
3 53 (5.68%) MS Project
4 48 (5.14%) MS Visio
5 25 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.75%) Stata
7 6 (0.64%) SPSS
8 5 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.11%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 18 (1.93%) SAP FI
1 18 (1.93%) SAP CO
1 18 (1.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (1.29%) SAP APO
3 7 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.54%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.32%) Summit
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.21%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.21%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.21%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.21%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.21%) SAP Travel Management
7 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.21%) Movex
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.11%) Maximo
8 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.07%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Route 53
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.04%) Internet
2 13 (1.39%) Intranet
3 10 (1.07%) LAN
3 10 (1.07%) WAN
4 9 (0.96%) Wireless
5 8 (0.86%) DNS
5 8 (0.86%) SAN
6 7 (0.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.75%) DHCP
6 7 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (0.75%) NAS
7 6 (0.64%) VoIP
8 4 (0.43%) FTP
9 3 (0.32%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.11%) SMS
10 1 (0.11%) Broadband
10 1 (0.11%) GSM
10 1 (0.11%) WLAN
10 1 (0.11%) SNMP
10 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.50%) QlikView
3 13 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (1.18%) MySQL
5 10 (1.07%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.07%) DB2
6 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.54%) SAP BI
7 5 (0.54%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.43%) Spotfire
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.43%) OLAP
9 3 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.32%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.54%) JIRA
3 2 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.21%) Maven
3 2 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.11%) Ant
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Selenium
4 1 (0.11%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.11%) VectorCAST
4 1 (0.11%) FishEye
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 428 (45.87%) Finance
2 130 (13.93%) Banking
3 123 (13.18%) Retail
4 98 (10.50%) Manufacturing
5 64 (6.86%) Marketing
6 43 (4.61%) Legal
7 40 (4.29%) Telecoms
8 36 (3.86%) Back Office
9 33 (3.54%) German Language
10 30 (3.22%) Investment Banking
11 19 (2.04%) French Language
12 18 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (1.61%) Czech Language
14 13 (1.39%) Advertising
15 11 (1.18%) Law
16 10 (1.07%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.86%) Automotive
18 6 (0.64%) Local Government
18 6 (0.64%) Front Office
19 5 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 272 (29.15%) Analyst
2 211 (22.62%) Business Analyst
3 135 (14.47%) Project Manager
4 110 (11.79%) Consultant
5 56 (6.00%) Process Analyst
6 49 (5.25%) Business Manager
7 48 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
8 42 (4.50%) Programme Manager
9 41 (4.39%) Architect
10 38 (4.07%) Senior Business Analyst
10 38 (4.07%) Business Process Analyst
11 36 (3.86%) Process Manager
12 31 (3.32%) Change Manager
13 30 (3.22%) Senior Manager
14 26 (2.79%) Management Consultant
14 26 (2.79%) IT Consultant
15 21 (2.25%) Service Manager
15 21 (2.25%) IT Project Manager
16 20 (2.14%) Senior Consultant
17 19 (2.04%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.00%) .NET
2 16 (1.71%) HTML
3 14 (1.50%) XML
4 10 (1.07%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.96%) Web Services
6 7 (0.75%) CSS
6 7 (0.75%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.43%) WCF
7 4 (0.43%) LINQ
7 4 (0.43%) Classic ASP
7 4 (0.43%) J2EE
8 3 (0.32%) DHTML
8 3 (0.32%) JDBC
8 3 (0.32%) SOAP
8 3 (0.32%) DOM
8 3 (0.32%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.32%) Ajax
8 3 (0.32%) JPA
9 2 (0.21%) WSDL
10 1 (0.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.89%) Management Information System
2 50 (5.36%) PMI
3 33 (3.54%) Life Science
4 30 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 17 (1.82%) Statistics
6 16 (1.71%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.29%) FMCG
8 11 (1.18%) E-Learning
9 10 (1.07%) Credit Risk
10 8 (0.86%) Taxonomies
10 8 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.75%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.75%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.54%) Equities
14 4 (0.43%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.25%) Windows
2 8 (0.86%) Windows XP
2 8 (0.86%) Linux
3 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.54%) UNIX
5 4 (0.43%) AIX
6 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (41.37%) Lean Six Sigma
2 343 (36.76%) Project Management
3 315 (33.76%) PRINCE2
4 237 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 200 (21.44%) ITIL
6 169 (18.11%) Change Management
7 149 (15.97%) Business Analysis
8 143 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 108 (11.58%) Process Management
10 90 (9.65%) Process Improvement
11 89 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (9.32%) BPR
13 80 (8.57%) PRINCE
14 64 (6.86%) UML
15 63 (6.75%) Business Development
15 63 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
15 63 (6.75%) Service Management
16 62 (6.65%) Quality Management
17 57 (6.11%) Performance Management
18 54 (5.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (4.07%) SQL
2 19 (2.04%) Java
3 13 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (1.29%) C#
5 10 (1.07%) VB
5 10 (1.07%) C
6 5 (0.54%) Python
6 5 (0.54%) R
7 4 (0.43%) PHP
7 4 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.32%) VBA
8 3 (0.32%) Perl
9 2 (0.21%) Ruby
9 2 (0.21%) VBScript
10 1 (0.11%) C++
10 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.11%) Groovy
10 1 (0.11%) Scala
10 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 213 (22.83%) Degree
2 116 (12.43%) PMI Certification
3 110 (11.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 72 (7.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 71 (7.61%) PMP
6 62 (6.65%) ISEB
7 53 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 46 (4.93%) Security Cleared
9 40 (4.29%) MBA
10 39 (4.18%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 38 (4.07%) SC Cleared
12 15 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 13 (1.39%) CBAP
14 11 (1.18%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 8 (0.86%) APMP
17 7 (0.75%) MCSE
17 7 (0.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.04%) QA
2 35 (3.75%) SLA
3 34 (3.64%) COBIT
4 20 (2.14%) ISO 9001
5 11 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.96%) P3O
7 8 (0.86%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.75%) ISO 14001
9 6 (0.64%) EMIR
9 6 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.54%) COREP
11 4 (0.43%) Basel III
11 4 (0.43%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.43%) Basel II
11 4 (0.43%) TickIT
12 2 (0.21%) MiFID
12 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
13 1 (0.11%) FINREP
System Software
1 9 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.75%) vSphere
2 7 (0.75%) XenApp
2 7 (0.75%) XenDesktop
3 5 (0.54%) SAP ITS
4 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.21%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Kibana
2 1 (0.11%) Graylog2
2 1 (0.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.11%) logstash
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 94 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.72%) SAP
3 41 (4.39%) Oracle
4 29 (3.11%) Business Objects
5 28 (3.00%) IBM
6 22 (2.36%) Minitab
7 12 (1.29%) VMware
7 12 (1.29%) HP
8 11 (1.18%) Informatica
9 9 (0.96%) Cognizant
9 9 (0.96%) CA
10 8 (0.86%) ServiceNow
10 8 (0.86%) webMethods
10 8 (0.86%) BMC
11 7 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (0.75%) Siebel
11 7 (0.75%) Hyperion
11 7 (0.75%) Citrix
11 7 (0.75%) Remedy
12 6 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
Middlesex
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Car + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £45k, 18 mths Fixed Term
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bous + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £77000 per annum + upto 12% contributory pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Law Society
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Law Society
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 Per Annum Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago