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 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 57 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.56% 1.18% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -41.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £69,100
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.56% +27.77%
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
433 333 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.41% 78.72% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 261 354
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Preston - 8 £47,500 - 2
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) JDA
3 2 (25.00%) E-business
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) ACCA
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Improvement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Logistics
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) E-business
2 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) JDA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago