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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 174 163 144
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 12 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.80% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £40,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3335 3233 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.41% 78.80% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 2750 2528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (55.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) Workflow
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.00%) ISEB
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.00%) Transition Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Web Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Web Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Workflow
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP