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 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
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.86%
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
2703 3146 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.71% 81.71% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2062 1417
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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