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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 479 463 463
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 460 472 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 345 359 308
Average salary £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
84868 82366 85789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.37% 81.94% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 70475 66701 73728
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +5 160 £60,000 -4.00% 9
South East -3 108 £57,500 - 14
East of England -21 49 £47,000 -30.37% 3
West Midlands -9 40 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Midlands +45 27 £55,000 -6.38% 2
North West -10 25 £46,750 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire -57 24 £44,000 +4.76% 5
South West +5 16 £51,500 -1.90% 4
North East -18 10 £52,500 +9.37% 2
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 389 (42.79%) Finance
2 342 (37.62%) Lean Six Sigma
3 304 (33.44%) Project Management
4 292 (32.12%) PRINCE2
5 255 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 228 (25.08%) Degree
7 217 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
8 210 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 195 (21.45%) Change Management
10 186 (20.46%) ITIL
11 148 (16.28%) Business Analysis
12 141 (15.51%) Process Improvement
13 128 (14.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 127 (13.97%) PMI Certification
15 125 (13.75%) Process Management
16 122 (13.42%) Banking
17 117 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
18 104 (11.44%) Microsoft
19 101 (11.11%) Telecoms
19 101 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
19 101 (11.11%) Coaching
20 88 (9.68%) ISEB
21 82 (9.02%) Business Transformation
22 79 (8.69%) Legal
23 77 (8.47%) CRM
24 75 (8.25%) MS Visio
25 73 (8.03%) PMP
26 70 (7.70%) Mentoring
27 69 (7.59%) Business Process Improvement
28 66 (7.26%) Manufacturing

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 28 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.76%) ColdFusion
3 14 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (1.21%) CMS
5 9 (0.99%) IIS
6 7 (0.77%) MS Project Server
7 6 (0.66%) SAS
8 5 (0.55%) Documentum
8 5 (0.55%) Mule
8 5 (0.55%) iPlanet
9 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.22%) JBoss
11 2 (0.22%) Apache
11 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 75 (8.25%) MS Visio
2 61 (6.71%) MS Project
3 52 (5.72%) MS Excel
4 39 (4.29%) MS Office
5 25 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.77%) Mingle
7 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.22%) Simulink
8 2 (0.22%) Stata
8 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 21 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.77%) SAP PLM
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (0.55%) SAP Travel Management
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.55%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.55%) SAP HR
3 5 (0.55%) SAP APO
3 5 (0.55%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.44%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (0.44%) Finacle
4 4 (0.44%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.33%) SAP SCM
5 3 (0.33%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.85%) Internet
2 23 (2.53%) Wireless
3 8 (0.88%) LAN
3 8 (0.88%) WAN
4 7 (0.77%) Firewall
4 7 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (0.66%) VPN
6 5 (0.55%) SNMP
6 5 (0.55%) LDAP
7 4 (0.44%) ATM
7 4 (0.44%) MVNO
7 4 (0.44%) NGN
7 4 (0.44%) Network Security
8 3 (0.33%) Broadband
8 3 (0.33%) VoIP
8 3 (0.33%) SSL
8 3 (0.33%) S/MIME
9 2 (0.22%) DMZ
9 2 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.31%) MySQL
2 20 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.77%) SQLPlus
6 6 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.44%) MS Access
8 3 (0.33%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.11%) DB2
10 1 (0.11%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (1.54%) JIRA
1 14 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.10%) Selenium
4 9 (0.99%) Cucumber
4 9 (0.99%) CruiseControl
4 9 (0.99%) Hudson
4 9 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.77%) Concordion
5 7 (0.77%) SpecFlow
5 7 (0.77%) JBehave
5 7 (0.77%) FitNesse
5 7 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (0.77%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.33%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.22%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.22%) Maven
7 2 (0.22%) Gradle
General
1 389 (42.79%) Finance
2 122 (13.42%) Banking
3 101 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 79 (8.69%) Legal
5 66 (7.26%) Manufacturing
6 61 (6.71%) Retail
7 55 (6.05%) Marketing
8 16 (1.76%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.65%) Automotive
10 14 (1.54%) Back Office
11 12 (1.32%) Law
11 12 (1.32%) Military
11 12 (1.32%) German Language
12 11 (1.21%) Billing
13 10 (1.10%) French Language
14 9 (0.99%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.99%) Electronics
14 9 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.88%) Advertising
15 8 (0.88%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 274 (30.14%) Analyst
2 188 (20.68%) Business Analyst
3 183 (20.13%) Project Manager
4 88 (9.68%) Consultant
5 55 (6.05%) Architect
6 48 (5.28%) Process Analyst
7 40 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
8 30 (3.30%) Business Architect
9 25 (2.75%) Quality Manager
9 25 (2.75%) Business Manager
10 24 (2.64%) Senior Business Analyst
11 22 (2.42%) Technical Analyst
12 21 (2.31%) Service Manager
12 21 (2.31%) Senior Manager
12 21 (2.31%) Support Analyst
13 20 (2.20%) Process Manager
14 18 (1.98%) Business Process Analyst
15 17 (1.87%) Senior Project Manager
15 17 (1.87%) Telecoms Project Manager
16 16 (1.76%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.96%) .NET
2 30 (3.30%) XML
3 25 (2.75%) HTML
4 24 (2.64%) Web Services
5 16 (1.76%) DHTML
5 16 (1.76%) ASP.NET
5 16 (1.76%) SOAP
5 16 (1.76%) DOM
6 5 (0.55%) SAML
7 4 (0.44%) Flash
7 4 (0.44%) EDI
8 3 (0.33%) CSS
8 3 (0.33%) RESTful
9 2 (0.22%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.22%) Struts
9 2 (0.22%) J2EE
9 2 (0.22%) Middleware
9 2 (0.22%) Java EE
9 2 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.22%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 117 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.60%) PMI
3 49 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.30%) Credit Risk
5 27 (2.97%) Taxonomies
6 21 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.31%) User Experience
7 17 (1.87%) Life Science
8 15 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.54%) Statistics
10 11 (1.21%) FMCG
10 11 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.88%) NHS
13 7 (0.77%) Psychology
13 7 (0.77%) GIS
14 6 (0.66%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.55%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.55%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.44%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.86%) Linux
2 23 (2.53%) UNIX
3 16 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (1.32%) Windows
5 2 (0.22%) AIX
5 2 (0.22%) Solaris
6 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (37.62%) Lean Six Sigma
2 304 (33.44%) Project Management
3 292 (32.12%) PRINCE2
4 255 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 217 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
6 210 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 195 (21.45%) Change Management
8 186 (20.46%) ITIL
9 148 (16.28%) Business Analysis
10 141 (15.51%) Process Improvement
11 125 (13.75%) Process Management
12 101 (11.11%) Coaching
13 82 (9.02%) Business Transformation
14 77 (8.47%) CRM
15 70 (7.70%) Mentoring
16 69 (7.59%) Business Process Improvement
17 66 (7.26%) Risk Management
18 65 (7.15%) UML
19 64 (7.04%) Service Delivery
19 64 (7.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.85%) SQL
2 24 (2.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (2.09%) C
4 17 (1.87%) Java
5 16 (1.76%) PHP
6 15 (1.65%) C#
7 9 (0.99%) Python
8 8 (0.88%) VBA
8 8 (0.88%) XPath
8 8 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.77%) Ruby
10 5 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.22%) sed
11 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.22%) AWK
11 2 (0.22%) C++
11 2 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 228 (25.08%) Degree
2 128 (14.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 127 (13.97%) PMI Certification
4 101 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 88 (9.68%) ISEB
6 73 (8.03%) PMP
7 52 (5.72%) Security Cleared
8 49 (5.39%) SC Cleared
9 45 (4.95%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 26 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (2.42%) MBA
12 21 (2.31%) ISTQB
13 20 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 19 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 18 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.65%) CBAP
17 14 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (1.10%) APMP
19 8 (0.88%) IIBA
19 8 (0.88%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.84%) ISO 14001
2 39 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (3.63%) QA
4 25 (2.75%) ISO 9001
5 24 (2.64%) SLA
6 12 (1.32%) COBIT
7 11 (1.21%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.77%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.55%) EMIR
9 5 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.11%) P3O
10 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.11%) BS15000
10 1 (0.11%) GAMP
10 1 (0.11%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (0.33%) Firmware
2 2 (0.22%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.55%) SCCM
2 4 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 49 (5.39%) SAP
3 34 (3.74%) IBM
4 33 (3.63%) Oracle
5 29 (3.19%) webMethods
6 18 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 13 (1.43%) Huawei
8 10 (1.10%) Minitab
9 6 (0.66%) Cisco
9 6 (0.66%) Cognizant
9 6 (0.66%) Planview
10 5 (0.55%) Altiris
10 5 (0.55%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.55%) SolarWinds
10 5 (0.55%) BMC
11 4 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.44%) HP
11 4 (0.44%) F5
12 3 (0.33%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.33%) Teradata
London
Resource Solutions - Visa
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very High
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very High
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very High
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago