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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 168 177 170
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 16 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.22% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 14
Average salary £50,000 £87,500 £59,889
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +46.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £87,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
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
3203 3158 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.09% 83.04% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2710 2699 2771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 - 6 £46,000 - 1
Stockport - 1 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £57,500 -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
4 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
5 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
6 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (34.29%) ISEB
6 12 (34.29%) Internet
6 12 (34.29%) Project Management
7 11 (31.43%) ISO 14001
7 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (28.57%) Line Management
8 10 (28.57%) Degree
8 10 (28.57%) ISO 9001
9 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
10 8 (22.86%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (22.86%) People Management
11 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (17.14%) PMP
12 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
12 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (17.14%) Process Improvement
12 6 (17.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 5 (14.29%) CRM
13 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
14 4 (11.43%) Wireless

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Business Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Process Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Process Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Business Process Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Business Analysis
4 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
4 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
5 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (28.57%) Line Management
8 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
9 8 (22.86%) Strategic Planning
9 8 (22.86%) People Management
10 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (17.14%) Process Improvement
12 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 5 (14.29%) CRM
13 4 (11.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (8.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) ISEB
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (17.14%) PMP
3 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
3 6 (17.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) VCP4
6 1 (2.86%) APMP
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO 14001
1 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (28.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Minitab
2 1 (2.86%) Huawei
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £46,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago