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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 124 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 19 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.22% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.29% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 2
Average salary £95,000 £54,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.92% +23.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
1948 1725 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.58% 74.90% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1337 1257
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 45 (80.36%) Finance
2 36 (64.29%) Benchmarking
3 32 (57.14%) Back Office
3 32 (57.14%) Retail
3 32 (57.14%) Business Development
3 32 (57.14%) German Language
3 32 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
5 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
6 9 (16.07%) Coaching
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.50%) Degree
8 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.50%) Process Management
8 7 (12.50%) PMP
8 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
9 6 (10.71%) ISO 14001
9 6 (10.71%) Legal
9 6 (10.71%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (8.93%) Wireless
11 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.14%) ETL
11 4 (7.14%) OLAP

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Wireless
1 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) OLAP
1 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) QlikView
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
General
1 45 (80.36%) Finance
2 32 (57.14%) Back Office
2 32 (57.14%) Retail
2 32 (57.14%) German Language
3 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.71%) Legal
5 4 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (8.93%) Analyst
1 5 (8.93%) Programme Director
2 4 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (5.36%) Architect
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 3 (5.36%) Designer
3 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
4 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (1.79%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (1.79%) Systems Designer
5 1 (1.79%) Process Analyst
5 1 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Process Improvement Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Benchmarking
2 32 (57.14%) Business Development
3 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.07%) Project Management
4 9 (16.07%) Coaching
5 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.50%) Process Management
7 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.14%) ETL
9 4 (7.14%) People Management
10 3 (5.36%) Analytics
10 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (5.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) PMP
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO 14001
1 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.36%) Informatica
2 3 (5.36%) Huawei
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) SAP