The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 648
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+81.25% -
DFSS
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in London

DFSS
Salary Trend in London

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

DFSS Salary Trend in London

DFSS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing DFSS 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 DFSS.

1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) IIBA
1 1 (100.00%) CBAP
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing DFSS 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 DFSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IIBA
1 1 (100.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank