The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 154 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 24 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.90% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 11
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £33,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £150,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Six Sigma
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 15 £57,500 -6.12% 2
Glasgow -13 5 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Stirling - 2 £46,750 -
Aberdeen +3 1 £62,500 +82.48%
Fife -7 1 £40,000 -73.33%
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) Finance
3 15 (30.00%) Electronics
3 15 (30.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (28.00%) Aerospace
4 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
5 13 (26.00%) Military
5 13 (26.00%) Project Management
5 13 (26.00%) C
5 13 (26.00%) HND
5 13 (26.00%) Lean Manufacturing
5 13 (26.00%) Carbide.c++
6 11 (22.00%) Banking
7 9 (18.00%) SAP
7 9 (18.00%) Time Management
8 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.00%) Oracle
12 4 (8.00%) ISEB
12 4 (8.00%) CCA
12 4 (8.00%) Project Governance
12 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
13 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
13 3 (6.00%) Wealth Management
13 3 (6.00%) IIBA

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) QlikView
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Carbide.c++
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Electronics
3 14 (28.00%) Aerospace
3 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
4 13 (26.00%) Military
5 11 (22.00%) Banking
6 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (4.00%) Front Office
7 2 (4.00%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.00%) Retail
8 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Programme Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Testing Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Programme Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) RESTful
1 1 (2.00%) JMS
1 1 (2.00%) Struts
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) XML
1 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (26.00%) Project Management
2 13 (26.00%) Lean Manufacturing
3 9 (18.00%) Time Management
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.00%) Wealth Management
9 3 (6.00%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
10 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.00%) ERP
10 2 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 13 (26.00%) HND
3 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 4 (8.00%) CCA
4 3 (6.00%) IIBA
4 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.00%) PMP
6 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Informatica
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.00%) Pega
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago