The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 60 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 29 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.09% 0.62% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 0.84% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 13
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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 474 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.64% 73.04% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 686 416 440
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Northampton +7 27 £45,000 -5.26%
Six Sigma
East Midlands

Six Sigma
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 44 (95.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 39 (84.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 39 (84.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 37 (80.43%) Finance
4 35 (76.09%) Process Management
5 33 (71.74%) Banking
6 26 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (39.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 17 (36.96%) Process Improvement
9 13 (28.26%) Business Process Improvement
10 12 (26.09%) BPR
11 11 (23.91%) Change Management
11 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Project Management
12 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
13 5 (10.87%) SLA
13 5 (10.87%) PMP
13 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
13 5 (10.87%) Retail
14 2 (4.35%) Degree
15 1 (2.17%) QA
15 1 (2.17%) PRINCE
15 1 (2.17%) IBM
15 1 (2.17%) CRM
15 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
15 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
15 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
15 1 (2.17%) IBM Blueworks

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 37 (80.43%) Finance
2 33 (71.74%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
1 23 (50.00%) Process Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Business Process Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Process Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Business Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Process Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Planning Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Business Process Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 39 (84.78%) Lean Six Sigma
3 35 (76.09%) Process Management
4 26 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (36.96%) Process Improvement
6 13 (28.26%) Business Process Improvement
7 12 (26.09%) BPR
8 11 (23.91%) Change Management
8 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
9 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.17%) CRM
10 1 (2.17%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 39 (84.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 18 (39.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (10.87%) PMP
3 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) IBM