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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 132 163 131
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 19 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.35% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.42% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 26
Average salary £43,250 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.80% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £72,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
2638 3070 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.66% 81.93% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2003 1385
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 +14 5 £46,750 -35.51%
Edinburgh +4 4 - - 4
Dundee - 3 £40,000 -
Fife +3 2 - - 1
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 16 (37.21%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (34.88%) Project Management
4 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (27.91%) Banking
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
7 8 (18.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
8 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.28%) Process Improvement
8 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
9 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.95%) PMP
9 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.63%) Coaching
10 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 5 (11.63%) Time Management
10 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
10 5 (11.63%) Logistics
11 4 (9.30%) Information Security
11 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (6.98%) Temenos T24
1 3 (6.98%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Electronics
5 2 (4.65%) French Language
5 2 (4.65%) German Language
5 2 (4.65%) Polish Language
5 2 (4.65%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Software Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Governance Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Rollout Manager
7 1 (2.33%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Lean Six Sigma
2 15 (34.88%) Project Management
3 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (16.28%) Process Improvement
6 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
6 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Coaching
8 5 (11.63%) Change Management
8 5 (11.63%) Logistics
8 5 (11.63%) Time Management
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Information Security
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (13.95%) PMP
3 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
4 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (6.98%) ISEB
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) CISA
6 2 (4.65%) CRISC
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO 14001
1 3 (6.98%) PMBOK
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9002
2 2 (4.65%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Planview
2 2 (4.65%) Pega
2 2 (4.65%) T-Plan
2 2 (4.65%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Siemens
2 2 (4.65%) SolidWorks
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Telelogic
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