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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 71 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.73% 1.82% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 2.22% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £43,000 £46,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.52% +56.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £34,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £56,000 £31,550
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -5.55%
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
676 541 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.14% 81.97% 72.23%
Number of salaries quoted 500 469 445
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram 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 30 September 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
Tyne and Wear -13 4 £43,000 -7.52%
Durham - 2 £72,500 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) PMP
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (14.29%) EAM
5 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Junior
1 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Programme Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Head of Business Improvement
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) EAM
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle