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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 165 169 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 19 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 9
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,800 £40,048
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £87,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
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
3235 3036 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.88% 81.59% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2648 2977
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 8 £44,500 - 1
Stockport -2 1 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Bolton - 1 £57,500 -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) ISEB
6 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (30.30%) Internet
8 9 (27.27%) Project Management
8 9 (27.27%) ISO 14001
8 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (24.24%) ISO 9001
9 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (21.21%) People Management
10 7 (21.21%) Line Management
10 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
11 6 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
11 6 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
12 5 (15.15%) Legal
12 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
13 4 (12.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (9.09%) PMP

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.15%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Business Process Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Process Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Business Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Process Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Head of Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Service Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Report Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
4 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (21.21%) People Management
8 7 (21.21%) Line Management
8 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
9 6 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
10 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
11 4 (12.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
12 2 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (9.09%) PMP
4 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) APMP
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) ISO 14001
1 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Minitab
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago