The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 56 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% 2.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 2.41% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.63%
Six Sigma
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 497 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.16% 88.12% 85.13%
Number of salaries quoted 312 415 305
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Lancashire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (75.00%) FMCG
2 3 (75.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CAD

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (75.00%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) HND