The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 111 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 36 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.45% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.59% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Six Sigma
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2033 1860 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.61% 76.35% 70.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1382 1151
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Reading

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 65 (84.42%) Telecoms
2 53 (68.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 48 (62.34%) Project Management
4 47 (61.04%) PRINCE2
5 46 (59.74%) Degree
6 42 (54.55%) PMI Certification
7 40 (51.95%) Benchmarking
8 34 (44.16%) ISO 14001
8 34 (44.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 32 (41.56%) Finance
10 31 (40.26%) ISO 9000
10 31 (40.26%) ISO 9001
11 29 (37.66%) Wireless
12 25 (32.47%) Risk Management
13 24 (31.17%) PMI
14 21 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (25.97%) CRM
15 20 (25.97%) PMP
16 18 (23.38%) Validation
17 14 (18.18%) Supplier Management
18 13 (16.88%) Process Management
18 13 (16.88%) Legal
19 10 (12.99%) ITIL
19 10 (12.99%) Quality Management
19 10 (12.99%) Huawei
20 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
21 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
22 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
23 6 (7.79%) Change Management
24 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (3.90%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.66%) Wireless
2 1 (1.30%) ATM
2 1 (1.30%) SDH
2 1 (1.30%) DWDM
2 1 (1.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) JIRA
1 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (84.42%) Telecoms
2 32 (41.56%) Finance
3 13 (16.88%) Legal
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Billing
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Project Manager
2 25 (32.47%) Quality Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 7 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.19%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.19%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Quality Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Rollout Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Coach
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Deployment Project Manager
10 1 (1.30%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) PMI
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) DTV
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
5 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 48 (62.34%) Project Management
3 47 (61.04%) PRINCE2
4 40 (51.95%) Benchmarking
5 25 (32.47%) Risk Management
6 21 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (25.97%) CRM
8 18 (23.38%) Validation
9 14 (18.18%) Supplier Management
10 13 (16.88%) Process Management
11 10 (12.99%) ITIL
11 10 (12.99%) Quality Management
12 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 6 (7.79%) Change Management
15 5 (6.49%) Programme Management
15 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
16 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
16 4 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (59.74%) Degree
2 42 (54.55%) PMI Certification
3 20 (25.97%) PMP
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (44.16%) ISO 14001
1 34 (44.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (40.26%) ISO 9000
2 31 (40.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
3 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Huawei
2 2 (2.60%) SAP
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.30%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.30%) Cerillion
3 1 (1.30%) Comverse
3 1 (1.30%) Vertica
3 1 (1.30%) Business Objects