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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - £31,500
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
16550 17228 16685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.51% 84.11% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13997 13887 13098
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DFSS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

DFSS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing DFSS 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 DFSS.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) DMAIC
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Minitab
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing DFSS 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 DFSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Commercial Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Commercial Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) DMAIC
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Minitab