The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 43 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 25 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.78% 1.08% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 1.48% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 12
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Six Sigma
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.24% 73.44% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 497 256 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Northampton

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Northampton

Six Sigma
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 31 (96.88%) Lean Six Sigma
2 30 (93.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 30 (93.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 28 (87.50%) Finance
4 26 (81.25%) Process Management
5 25 (78.13%) Banking
6 24 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 14 (43.75%) Process Improvement
9 12 (37.50%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (15.63%) BPR
11 4 (12.50%) Change Management
11 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Degree
13 1 (3.13%) QA
13 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
13 1 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (3.13%) Project Management
13 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
13 1 (3.13%) CRM
13 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
13 1 (3.13%) IBM
13 1 (3.13%) PRINCE

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 28 (87.50%) Finance
2 25 (78.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Process Manager
3 8 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Business Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Business Process Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Process Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Planning Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Lean Six Sigma
2 30 (93.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 26 (81.25%) Process Management
4 24 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (43.75%) Process Improvement
6 12 (37.50%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) BPR
8 4 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 16 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) IBM