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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
England / North West
Rank 222 191 229
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +38
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 24 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.78% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.89% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 22
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £48,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -11.76%

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
5276 4812 5938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.82% 87.35% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 3999 5081
Median salary £42,500 £41,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.43% +4.75%
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%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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 -22 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheshire +7 5 £48,500 +7.77% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Six Sigma.

1 35 (66.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 25 (47.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 20 (37.74%) Process Improvement
4 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
7 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
8 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (22.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 12 (22.64%) Internet
8 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
9 11 (20.75%) ISEB
9 11 (20.75%) Change Management
9 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (18.87%) TOGAF
10 10 (18.87%) ISO 14001
10 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
10 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
10 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
10 10 (18.87%) Project Management
11 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.32%) ITIL
13 5 (9.43%) SAP
13 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
13 5 (9.43%) Legal

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 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.77%) MS Office
5 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Automotive
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Business Analyst
3 15 (28.30%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (26.42%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Process Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Planning Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Business Process Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Process Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 25 (47.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (37.74%) Process Improvement
4 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
6 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
7 12 (22.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
8 11 (20.75%) Change Management
8 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (18.87%) Project Management
9 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
9 10 (18.87%) TOGAF
10 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.32%) ITIL
12 5 (9.43%) Business Transformation
12 5 (9.43%) Coaching
12 5 (9.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 11 (20.75%) ISEB
3 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) PMP
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CISA
6 1 (1.89%) CISSP
6 1 (1.89%) HNC
6 1 (1.89%) HND
6 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 14001
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
1 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Market Leading Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago