The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 148 151 152
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 22 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.64% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.77% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 2
Average salary £43,000 £43,750 £30,708
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +42.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
Six Sigma
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3189 2867 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.05% 84.03% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2261 1870
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Leeds

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 23 (62.16%) PRINCE2
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Project Management
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) ITIL
4 15 (40.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (32.43%) Service Management
5 12 (32.43%) Degree
6 11 (29.73%) UML
6 11 (29.73%) DSDM
7 9 (24.32%) PMI Certification
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) Scrum
7 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
8 8 (21.62%) MS Office
9 7 (18.92%) MS Project
9 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
9 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
9 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.92%) Change Management
10 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
10 6 (16.22%) Data Management
10 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) PMI
10 6 (16.22%) NHS
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (16.22%) JIRA

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (16.22%) Confluence
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) SAS
2 5 (13.51%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
2 7 (18.92%) MS Project
3 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Project Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Coach
5 5 (13.51%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PMI
1 6 (16.22%) NHS
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) PRINCE2
2 19 (51.35%) Project Management
3 18 (48.65%) ITIL
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (32.43%) Service Management
6 11 (29.73%) UML
6 11 (29.73%) DSDM
7 9 (24.32%) Scrum
8 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.92%) Change Management
9 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
10 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) Data Management
10 6 (16.22%) Project Governance
10 6 (16.22%) Procure-to-pay
11 5 (13.51%) Change Control
11 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
11 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
1 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) PMI Certification
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) PMP
4 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (2.70%) CISM
6 1 (2.70%) CISMP
6 1 (2.70%) VCP4
6 1 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle