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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 221 225 225
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 28 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 32
Average salary £52,500 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,750 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +20.87%
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
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 +12 19 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cheshire +4 6 £77,500 +84.52% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 35 (66.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 32 (60.38%) Finance
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.85%) TOGAF
4 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (32.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (30.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (28.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 15 (28.30%) Coaching
7 15 (28.30%) Process Improvement
7 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
8 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 13 (24.53%) Project Management
8 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
9 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
10 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (20.75%) ISEB
10 11 (20.75%) Internet
10 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
11 10 (18.87%) Degree
12 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (16.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 9 (16.98%) People Management
12 9 (16.98%) ISO 14001
13 8 (15.09%) Financial Institution
13 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
13 8 (15.09%) ISO 9001
13 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (15.09%) User Experience
13 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.09%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Process Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Process Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Business Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Customer Insight Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Business Process Improvement Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Report Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) TOGAF
4 17 (32.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (30.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (28.30%) Process Improvement
6 15 (28.30%) Coaching
6 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
7 13 (24.53%) ITIL
7 13 (24.53%) Project Management
7 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
8 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
9 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (16.98%) People Management
11 8 (15.09%) Line Management
11 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
12 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
13 5 (9.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 11 (20.75%) ISEB
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
4 9 (16.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (13.21%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 5 (9.43%) PMP
7 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) ISO 14001
1 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Minitab
2 3 (5.66%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Capita
4 1 (1.89%) Huawei
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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