The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 96 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.078% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.75% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £39,450 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.17% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
Six Sigma
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1018 934 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.91% 80.24% 74.15%
Number of salaries quoted 755 700 555
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Essex

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Chelmsford +3 1 £39,450 -1.37%
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 1 (25.00%) QA