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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 129 133 139
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 26 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.02% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 12
Average salary £58,250 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.70% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
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
2628 2652 2457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.21% 81.00% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1744 1685 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 December 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 December 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 +8 20 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Glasgow +12 4 £51,250 -
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (70.45%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (31.82%) Degree
5 13 (29.55%) Project Management
6 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
7 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.45%) Test Management
7 9 (20.45%) PMP
7 9 (20.45%) PMI Certification
8 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.91%) JIRA
9 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 6 (13.64%) Time Management
11 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
11 5 (11.36%) ITIL
11 5 (11.36%) ISEB
12 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 3 (6.82%) Planview
13 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
13 3 (6.82%) COBIT
13 3 (6.82%) Temenos T24
13 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 3 (6.82%) Finacle

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Project
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (6.82%) Temenos T24
1 3 (6.82%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Test Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Business Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Test Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (38.64%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (29.55%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.45%) Test Management
5 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.64%) Time Management
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
9 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.82%) Change Management
10 3 (6.82%) Scrum
10 3 (6.82%) Information Security
10 3 (6.82%) BPR
10 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Perl
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
1 2 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) PMP
2 9 (20.45%) PMI Certification
3 5 (11.36%) ISEB
4 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.55%) IIBA
4 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) COBIT
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Planview
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) Telelogic
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