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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 83 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% 0.48% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.65% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +10.96%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,628
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.02%
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
662 618 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 83.69% 73.92% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 548 445 475
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 - 2 £40,000 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Process Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA