The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 159 153 155
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.16% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +31.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £55,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,150
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +0.59%
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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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lean Six Sigma Salary Trend in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Lean Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 10 £49,250 -10.45% 2
West Lothian - 2 £31,500 - 1
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma.

1 29 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 22 (75.86%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) IIBA
4 7 (24.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (24.14%) ISEB
4 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.24%) Test Management
6 5 (17.24%) JIRA
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.34%) UNIX
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
9 2 (6.90%) User Experience
9 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.90%) Linux
9 2 (6.90%) Perl
9 2 (6.90%) SQL
9 2 (6.90%) VB

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
General
1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Test Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Strategic Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Programme Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Testing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Test Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Perl
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
1 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
1 7 (24.14%) IIBA
1 7 (24.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago