The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 202 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 35 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -0.99%
Lean 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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4897 6053 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.43% 85.65% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 5134 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lean Six Sigma Salary Trend in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Lean Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Manchester +30 17 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Cheshire +24 9 £45,000 -41.93% 2
Lancashire - 6 £42,500 -
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England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma.

1 39 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (51.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (46.15%) Finance
6 17 (43.59%) ISEB
6 17 (43.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (38.46%) Waterfall
8 14 (35.90%) Process Improvement
9 12 (30.77%) SDLC
10 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
11 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
12 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (15.38%) Project Management
12 6 (15.38%) Coaching
13 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
13 5 (12.82%) Use Case
13 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (10.26%) Retail
14 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
14 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
14 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
15 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
15 3 (7.69%) Workflow
15 3 (7.69%) Banking
15 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 2 (5.13%) Marketing
16 2 (5.13%) IT Governance

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Analyst
2 22 (56.41%) Business Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Process Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous improvement Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Finance Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Lean Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Legal Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (43.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Waterfall
6 14 (35.90%) Process Improvement
7 12 (30.77%) SDLC
8 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Coaching
9 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
10 5 (12.82%) Use Case
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.69%) Workflow
13 2 (5.13%) Change Management
13 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
13 2 (5.13%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) ISEB
2 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Minitab
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