The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 168 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +22
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 18 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 1.10% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3112 2132 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.57% 83.54% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2432 1596 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Six Sigma
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Leeds

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 8 (32.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) DMAIC
6 4 (16.00%) Process Management
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) TQM
7 3 (12.00%) BPR
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) SAP
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 2 (8.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
8 2 (8.00%) Internet
8 2 (8.00%) DSDM
8 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) WSDL
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) CMMI
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Retail

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Improvement Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Operations Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Management Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) WSDL
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) DMAIC
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Process Management
5 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) TQM
6 3 (12.00%) BPR
7 2 (8.00%) DSDM
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) CMMI
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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