The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 105 76 105
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.28% 0.62% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.84% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £70,000 £39,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.21% +46.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1058 717 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.82% 73.69% 73.70%
Number of salaries quoted 850 614 878
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Six Sigma
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Basildon +7 2 - -
Brentwood - 1 £85,000 -
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (80.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) HNC
3 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP