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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 223 226 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 28 30 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.45% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 43
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +12.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £34,750 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
5360 5922 6315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.93% 88.59% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 4890 5002
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 17 £45,000 -11.76% 2
Lancashire +9 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Cheshire +27 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
3 16 (32.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (32.65%) Project Management
4 14 (28.57%) ITIL
5 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (20.41%) Process Improvement
7 10 (20.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 10 (20.41%) Change Management
8 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 8 (16.33%) Business Transformation
9 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
10 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
11 6 (12.24%) SAP
12 5 (10.20%) HNC
12 5 (10.20%) HND
12 5 (10.20%) Service Management
12 5 (10.20%) Process Management
12 5 (10.20%) Lean Manufacturing
12 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
12 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
13 4 (8.16%) Document Management
13 4 (8.16%) Banking
13 4 (8.16%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.16%) AutoCAD
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Broadband
1 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.04%) ISDN
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) PSTN
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Law
5 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Business Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Compliance Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Major Incident Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Report Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Service Improvement Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Business Process Expert
6 2 (4.08%) Head of PMO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 16 (32.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (32.65%) Project Management
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
4 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
5 10 (20.41%) Change Management
5 10 (20.41%) Process Improvement
6 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.33%) Business Transformation
8 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
10 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
10 5 (10.20%) Lean Manufacturing
10 5 (10.20%) Process Management
10 5 (10.20%) Service Management
11 4 (8.16%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 5 (10.20%) HNC
3 5 (10.20%) HND
4 3 (6.12%) PMP
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CISA
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Xerox
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