The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 155 167 137
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 28 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.39% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.50% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 4
Average salary £43,000 £52,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.48% +62.30%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3258 3187 3010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.23% 78.59% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2627 2732 2632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Manchester

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Manchester

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Bolton - 3 £42,500 - 1
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.64%) Banking
5 9 (23.08%) Retail
5 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
6 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) ISEB
7 7 (17.95%) Process Improvement
8 6 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (15.38%) Analytics
8 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.38%) Change Management
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
9 5 (12.82%) Data Management
9 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.26%) UML
10 4 (10.26%) HTML
10 4 (10.26%) SQL
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
10 4 (10.26%) XML
10 4 (10.26%) Statistics
10 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.26%) Data Reconciliation
10 4 (10.26%) Use Case
10 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
11 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Retail
3 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Business Analyst
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Data Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Web Business Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Web Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Process Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Data Quality Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Systems Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) CSS
1 4 (10.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Statistics
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Process Improvement
6 6 (15.38%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
7 5 (12.82%) Data Management
7 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
8 4 (10.26%) UML
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.26%) Data Reconciliation
8 4 (10.26%) Use Case
9 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) Stress Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
2 6 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago