The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Six Sigma over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 137 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 15 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.89% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.09% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 26
Average salary £43,913 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.55% +21.79%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.56% +27.77%
Six Sigma
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
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Scotland

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 Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Glasgow +8 7 £43,913 +17.10% 1
Fife +7 5 - -
Edinburgh -2 3 - - 2
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Lean Six Sigma
3 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 10 (27.03%) Project Management
5 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
7 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 7 (18.92%) Change Management
8 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) Coaching
9 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 5 (13.51%) T-Plan
9 5 (13.51%) Allen-Bradley
9 5 (13.51%) Electronics
9 5 (13.51%) French Language
9 5 (13.51%) German Language
9 5 (13.51%) Polish Language
9 5 (13.51%) Spanish Language
9 5 (13.51%) QA
9 5 (13.51%) Test Management
9 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
9 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) AutoCAD
2 5 (13.51%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Electronics
2 5 (13.51%) French Language
2 5 (13.51%) German Language
2 5 (13.51%) Polish Language
2 5 (13.51%) Spanish Language
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Software Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.41%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Governance Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.70%) GIS
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) AIX
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Coaching
6 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
6 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Test Management
6 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 5 (13.51%) CMMI
6 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Logistics
7 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (8.11%) CISSP
5 2 (5.41%) CISA
5 2 (5.41%) CRISC
6 1 (2.70%) PMP
6 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9002
1 5 (13.51%) TickIT
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.41%) COBIT
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) T-Plan
1 5 (13.51%) Allen-Bradley
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Siemens
2 2 (5.41%) Pega
3 1 (2.70%) Planview
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, excellent bonus
Posted: 13 days ago