The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 205 232 243
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 27 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 17
Average salary £41,000 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
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
4914 5674 6048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 87.36% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4141 4513 4885
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the North West

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the North West

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 Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -1 18 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Cheshire +24 4 £48,750 - 2
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 42 (57.53%) Lean Six Sigma
2 34 (46.58%) Finance
3 31 (42.47%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (24.66%) Project Management
6 18 (24.66%) ISEB
7 17 (23.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
7 17 (23.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (20.55%) Degree
9 14 (19.18%) Process Improvement
10 12 (16.44%) SDLC
11 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
11 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.33%) Service Management
13 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
14 7 (9.59%) Banking
14 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
14 7 (9.59%) Workflow
14 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
14 7 (9.59%) Coaching
15 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
15 6 (8.22%) Retail
15 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (6.85%) Use Case
16 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
16 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.48%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (4.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.37%) MS Office
6 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.37%) MySQL
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.37%) QlikView
1 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (46.58%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.11%) Law
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Back Office
6 2 (2.74%) German Language
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Analyst
2 32 (43.84%) Business Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) Process Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) IT Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Incident Manager
6 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Project Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Service Improvement Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Change Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) Ajax
1 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
1 1 (1.37%) jQuery
1 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (42.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) FMCG
3 1 (1.37%) CMDB
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
1 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Lean Six Sigma
2 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (24.66%) Project Management
5 17 (23.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (23.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
6 14 (19.18%) Process Improvement
7 12 (16.44%) SDLC
8 9 (12.33%) ITIL
8 9 (12.33%) Service Management
9 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
10 7 (9.59%) Coaching
10 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
10 7 (9.59%) Workflow
11 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
12 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.85%) Process Management
12 5 (6.85%) Programme Management
12 5 (6.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C#
1 1 (1.37%) PHP
1 1 (1.37%) SQL
1 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) ISEB
2 15 (20.55%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) HNC
3 3 (4.11%) HND
4 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) P3O
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) VMware
3 1 (1.37%) Minitab
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) Xerox
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