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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 97 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.66% 0.16% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.18% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
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
1065 1096 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.73% 84.96% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 786 879 639
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016. 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
Brentwood - 4 - -
Hockley - 3 - -
Basildon -14 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
1 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
1 8 (47.06%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (47.06%) SDLC
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Requirements Management
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) C
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Process Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) QA
4 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Radar Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Associate Director
4 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Traffic Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
1 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
1 8 (47.06%) SDLC
2 7 (41.18%) Requirements Management
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Process Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
3 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP