The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 167 157 169
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 16 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.83% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 16
Average salary £57,000 £43,000 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.55% -18.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £50,800 £59,944
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +26.47%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3162 3390 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.06% 83.54% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2741 2846
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,655 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 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
Rochdale - 3 £57,000 -
Stockport - 2 £78,750 - 1
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 19 (54.29%) Lean Six Sigma
2 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (37.14%) Project Management
5 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (31.43%) ISEB
6 11 (31.43%) People Management
7 10 (28.57%) Line Management
7 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (28.57%) Service Management
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 8 (22.86%) Change Management
8 8 (22.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) Coaching
9 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
11 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
11 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
11 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (11.43%) QA
12 4 (11.43%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
12 4 (11.43%) Internet

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
1 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Process Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Quality Manager
4 2 (5.71%) QA Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Customer Insight Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Report Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
2 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Lean Six Sigma
2 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (37.14%) Project Management
5 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (31.43%) People Management
7 10 (28.57%) Line Management
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
7 10 (28.57%) Service Management
8 8 (22.86%) Change Management
9 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (20.00%) Coaching
9 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
11 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
11 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
11 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) ISEB
2 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (22.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (11.43%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (8.57%) PMP
7 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
3 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
1 3 (8.57%) Minitab
2 2 (5.71%) Capita
3 1 (2.86%) Huawei
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Salary: £41000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
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