The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 118 121 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 18 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.88% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.62% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Average salary £30,000 £67,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +13.68%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1636 1445 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.30% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1080 1799
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City +2 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Watford -17 3 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Hoddesdon - 1 £46,500 -
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 17 (48.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (45.71%) Degree
4 15 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 15 (42.86%) DHTML
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (42.86%) PHP
4 15 (42.86%) .NET
4 15 (42.86%) MySQL
4 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 15 (42.86%) SOAP
4 15 (42.86%) XML
4 15 (42.86%) DOM
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 15 (42.86%) UNIX
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 15 (42.86%) ColdFusion
4 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 15 (42.86%) Internet
4 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (25.71%) CMMI
5 9 (25.71%) QA
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Banking
5 9 (25.71%) Test Management
6 6 (17.14%) Retail
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (42.86%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQLPlus
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) German Language
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 14 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 14 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 14 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Test Manager
5 8 (22.86%) Consultant
5 8 (22.86%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Database Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) DHTML
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
1 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 15 (42.86%) SOAP
1 15 (42.86%) XML
1 15 (42.86%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
3 2 (5.71%) Life Science
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) UNIX
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
1 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) CMMI
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Test Management
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (5.71%) Business Development
5 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 15 (42.86%) PHP
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBA
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 16 (45.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft