The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 148
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%
DFSS
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DFSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DFSS Salary Trend in Scotland