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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 126 135 158
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 20 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 1.07% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.18% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 12
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -21.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,200 £130,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2275 2977 3101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.96% 90.79% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1870 1992
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,781 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 14 £46,500 -25.60%
Glasgow +13 3 £40,750 -9.44%
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 14 (31.11%) Scrum
4 12 (26.67%) SAP
4 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (22.22%) Markit EDM
6 10 (22.22%) DevOps
6 10 (22.22%) MVC
6 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.22%) Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) C#
6 10 (22.22%) .NET
6 10 (22.22%) Asset Management
7 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 9 (20.00%) LabVIEW
7 9 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (20.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 9 (20.00%) C
7 9 (20.00%) Electronics
7 9 (20.00%) SDLC
7 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (17.78%) Process Improvement
9 7 (15.56%) SAP CO
9 7 (15.56%) Coaching

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Markit EDM
2 7 (15.56%) SAP CO
2 7 (15.56%) SAP FI
2 7 (15.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (11.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Electronics
2 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.11%) Military
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
1 12 (26.67%) Business Architect
1 12 (26.67%) Business Process Architect
1 12 (26.67%) SAP Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) SAP SCM Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Product Owner
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Designer
6 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
1 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 14 (31.11%) Scrum
3 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 10 (22.22%) DevOps
4 10 (22.22%) MVC
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) Lean Manufacturing
5 9 (20.00%) SDLC
6 8 (17.78%) Process Improvement
7 7 (15.56%) BPR
7 7 (15.56%) Coaching
7 7 (15.56%) Record to Report
8 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Logistics
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
8 5 (11.11%) Validation
9 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) C
3 5 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) SAP
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle