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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
England / North West
Rank 227 210 238
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 21 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.60% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 19
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £46,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%

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
5218 4865 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4042 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 16 £45,000 +5.88%
Cheshire +9 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Lean Six Sigma
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 35 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 21 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) Finance
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
5 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (34.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 12 (34.29%) Process Improvement
6 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
6 11 (31.43%) ISEB
6 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 10 (28.57%) ISO 9001
7 10 (28.57%) Internet
7 10 (28.57%) ISO 14001
7 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 9 (25.71%) Change Management
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
12 4 (11.43%) Process Management
12 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) Financial Analysis
13 3 (8.57%) Coaching
13 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (34.29%) Business Analyst
3 12 (34.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Process Manager
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Process Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Commercial Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Business Process Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 21 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
4 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (34.29%) Process Improvement
5 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
6 10 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 9 (25.71%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) Financial Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Process Management
8 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.57%) BPR
9 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 11 (31.43%) ISEB
3 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 10 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) SAP