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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 103 136 125
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 41 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.62% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 1
Average salary £51,500 £62,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
2028 1947 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.40% 78.26% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1474 1274
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 37 (61.67%) Benchmarking
3 36 (60.00%) Finance
4 35 (58.33%) PRINCE2
5 33 (55.00%) Project Management
6 31 (51.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (43.33%) Degree
8 23 (38.33%) PMI Certification
8 23 (38.33%) ISO 14001
8 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (28.33%) Wireless
10 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
11 14 (23.33%) CRM
11 14 (23.33%) PMP
11 14 (23.33%) Supplier Management
12 13 (21.67%) Process Management
13 12 (20.00%) ITIL
13 12 (20.00%) Legal
13 12 (20.00%) Business Development
14 11 (18.33%) ISO 9000
14 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
14 11 (18.33%) PMI
14 11 (18.33%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (16.67%) Back Office
15 10 (16.67%) Retail
15 10 (16.67%) German Language
15 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 9 (15.00%) Huawei
17 8 (13.33%) Validation

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) Wireless
2 3 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 42 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 36 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Legal
4 10 (16.67%) Retail
4 10 (16.67%) Back Office
4 10 (16.67%) German Language
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.00%) Quality Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Director
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Managing Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Commercial Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) PMI
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Benchmarking
2 35 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 33 (55.00%) Project Management
4 31 (51.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 14 (23.33%) CRM
6 14 (23.33%) Supplier Management
7 13 (21.67%) Process Management
8 12 (20.00%) ITIL
8 12 (20.00%) Business Development
9 11 (18.33%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (13.33%) Validation
11 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.67%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
12 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.00%) Change Management
12 6 (10.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Degree
2 23 (38.33%) PMI Certification
3 14 (23.33%) PMP
4 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.33%) ISO 14001
1 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (18.33%) ISO 9000
2 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Huawei
2 1 (1.67%) Cerillion
2 1 (1.67%) Comverse
2 1 (1.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (1.67%) Amdocs