The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 91 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £43,913 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.11% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.58%
Six Sigma
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 1183 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.79% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 751 778 469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (41.67%) ISO 9001
1 5 (41.67%) TickIT
1 5 (41.67%) CMMI
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
1 5 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (41.67%) Test Management
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Pega
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) CISA
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (8.33%) GIS
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Rollout Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CMMI
1 5 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (41.67%) Test Management
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CRISC
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO 9001
1 5 (41.67%) TickIT
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Pega