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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 245 221 250
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 8 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.40% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.49% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 3
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £32,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
5557 5720 6003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.85% 82.54% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4504 4554 5135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 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
Manchester +1 7 £55,000 +65.41%
Lancashire -13 1 - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
6 9 (37.50%) Coaching
6 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 6 (25.00%) Line Management
9 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (25.00%) ISEB
9 6 (25.00%) Project Management
9 6 (25.00%) Service Management
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
10 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
10 5 (20.83%) Internet
10 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Logistics
10 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
11 4 (16.67%) User Experience
11 4 (16.67%) People Management
12 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Process Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Quality Manager
4 1 (4.17%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) Coaching
6 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (25.00%) Line Management
7 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (25.00%) Service Management
8 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
8 5 (20.83%) Logistics
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
9 4 (16.67%) People Management
10 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 6 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (25.00%) ISEB
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA