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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 122 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 32 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 0.74% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.99% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 2
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +21.54%
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
2003 1825 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.13% 75.10% 68.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1338 1140
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 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 58 (84.06%) Telecoms
2 48 (69.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 44 (63.77%) PRINCE2
4 43 (62.32%) Project Management
5 42 (60.87%) PMI Certification
6 40 (57.97%) Degree
7 35 (50.72%) Benchmarking
8 34 (49.28%) ISO 14001
8 34 (49.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 31 (44.93%) ISO 9000
9 31 (44.93%) ISO 9001
10 29 (42.03%) Wireless
11 26 (37.68%) Finance
12 25 (36.23%) Risk Management
13 24 (34.78%) PMI
14 21 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (28.99%) PMP
15 20 (28.99%) CRM
16 18 (26.09%) Validation
17 13 (18.84%) Process Management
17 13 (18.84%) Legal
18 10 (14.49%) Quality Management
19 9 (13.04%) Huawei
19 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
20 8 (11.59%) Supplier Management
21 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
21 7 (10.14%) ITIL
22 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
22 5 (7.25%) Change Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) Wireless
2 1 (1.45%) ATM
2 1 (1.45%) SDH
2 1 (1.45%) DWDM
2 1 (1.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
1 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (84.06%) Telecoms
2 26 (37.68%) Finance
3 13 (18.84%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Billing
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Quality Manager
2 21 (30.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Programme Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Senior Quality Manager
5 3 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (4.35%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Rollout Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Agile Coach
6 2 (2.90%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Consultant
6 2 (2.90%) Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) PMI
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) DTV
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 44 (63.77%) PRINCE2
3 43 (62.32%) Project Management
4 35 (50.72%) Benchmarking
5 25 (36.23%) Risk Management
6 21 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (28.99%) CRM
8 18 (26.09%) Validation
9 13 (18.84%) Process Management
10 10 (14.49%) Quality Management
11 8 (11.59%) Supplier Management
12 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.14%) ITIL
13 5 (7.25%) Change Management
13 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
14 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
14 4 (5.80%) Coaching
15 3 (4.35%) Change Control
15 3 (4.35%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (60.87%) PMI Certification
2 40 (57.97%) Degree
3 20 (28.99%) PMP
4 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) CISM
5 1 (1.45%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (49.28%) ISO 14001
1 34 (49.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (44.93%) ISO 9000
2 31 (44.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Huawei
2 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.45%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.45%) Cerillion
3 1 (1.45%) Comverse
3 1 (1.45%) Vertica
3 1 (1.45%) Business Objects