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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 94 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.60% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £43,913 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.15% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.56% +27.77%
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
1041 1131 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.43% 84.91% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 687 732 556
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 5 (45.45%) TickIT
2 5 (45.45%) CMMI
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) CRISC
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Pega
4 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Improvement Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
2 5 (45.45%) CMMI
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CISA
1 2 (18.18%) CRISC
1 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
1 5 (45.45%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Pega