The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - 461 467
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.014% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.017% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
- -58.62%
DFSS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15702 17799 18728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.04% 85.45% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13149 14530 14498
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DFSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DFSS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DFSS across the South East region.

DFSS Salary Trend in the South East