The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 78 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.52% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -3.37%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
Six Sigma
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
616 600 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 79.79% 72.82% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 515 466 454
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the North East region.

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the North East

Six Sigma
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Durham - 4 £40,000 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (75.00%) Project Management
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (31.25%) Electronics
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) MS Project
5 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
6 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (6.25%) Office 365
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Lync
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Project
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Project Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Process Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft