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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 141 147 151
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 32 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Average salary £55,750 £39,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.94% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,250 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,564 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.47% -5.41%
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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +11 20 £56,250 +2.27%
Glasgow - 9 £58,250 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £31,500 - 1
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (53.73%) Finance
2 33 (49.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (22.39%) Degree
3 15 (22.39%) Oracle
4 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) UNIX
5 13 (19.40%) Internet
5 13 (19.40%) Project Management
6 12 (17.91%) Perl
6 12 (17.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
7 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
7 11 (16.42%) ISEB
7 11 (16.42%) Windows
8 10 (14.93%) Service Management
8 10 (14.93%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.93%) Performance Management
8 10 (14.93%) Windows 7
8 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 10 (14.93%) QA
8 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.94%) Banking
9 8 (11.94%) IIBA
9 8 (11.94%) PRINCE
10 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
11 6 (8.96%) PMP
11 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
12 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.46%) Change Management
12 5 (7.46%) JIRA

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.49%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) QlikView
3 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) JUnit
General
1 36 (53.73%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Front Office
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Military
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) Test Manager
2 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Business Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Business Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Strategic Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Test Programme Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Head of Business Improvement
7 2 (2.99%) Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Lead Project Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Process Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) JMS
1 1 (1.49%) Struts
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
1 1 (1.49%) XML
1 1 (1.49%) J2EE
1 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) UNIX
2 11 (16.42%) Windows
3 10 (14.93%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (19.40%) Project Management
3 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
4 10 (14.93%) Service Management
4 10 (14.93%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.93%) Performance Management
4 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) PRINCE
6 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) Change Management
7 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.46%) Test Management
8 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Management
8 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.97%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) ISEB
3 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 8 (11.94%) IIBA
5 6 (8.96%) PMP
5 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
6 4 (5.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (2.99%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) Telelogic
4 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.99%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Pega
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Posted: 15 days ago
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