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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 140 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.86% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +24.32%
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.40%
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
1627 1854 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.59% 74.76% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1446 1744
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 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 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
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 21 April 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
Hemel Hempstead -24 5 - -
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) PHP
3 11 (40.74%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) MySQL
3 11 (40.74%) DHTML
3 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) SOAP
3 11 (40.74%) XML
3 11 (40.74%) DOM
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) ColdFusion
3 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
3 11 (40.74%) Internet
3 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
3 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) Change Management
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) T-Plan
6 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Allen-Bradley
6 5 (18.52%) ISO 14001

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (40.74%) ColdFusion
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
1 5 (18.52%) AutoCAD
1 5 (18.52%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 5 (18.52%) French Language
2 5 (18.52%) German Language
2 5 (18.52%) Polish Language
2 5 (18.52%) Spanish Language
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Technical Support Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Technical Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Support Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Technical Support
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) DHTML
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
1 11 (40.74%) SOAP
1 11 (40.74%) XML
1 11 (40.74%) DOM
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) UNIX
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
1 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
1 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
2 8 (29.63%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Test Management
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) CMMI
5 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
1 11 (40.74%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 11 (40.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 9002
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 14001
2 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Siemens
3 5 (18.52%) T-Plan
3 5 (18.52%) Allen-Bradley
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) SAP