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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 159 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 26 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.37% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.48% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 7
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £59,955 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,314 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.43% -3.74%
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
3316 3143 3059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.61% 77.87% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2699 2664
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 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 20 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 - 4 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £31,000 - 1
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Banking
5 9 (22.50%) Retail
5 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Retail Banking
6 8 (20.00%) ISEB
7 7 (17.50%) Change Management
7 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
8 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (15.00%) Analytics
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) UML
9 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.50%) Use Case
10 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
10 4 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
10 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.00%) HTML
10 4 (10.00%) SQL
10 4 (10.00%) CSS
10 4 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) Data Management
10 4 (10.00%) Statistics
11 3 (7.50%) Document Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (7.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 9 (22.50%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Process Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Web Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Data Quality Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Web Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Statistics
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Change Management
4 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
5 6 (15.00%) Analytics
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.50%) UML
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 5 (12.50%) Use Case
7 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Document Management
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheadle
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago