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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 446
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -42.72%
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
16532 16239 17318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.91% 80.24% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13340 12832 14779
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) webMethods
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 8 (100.00%) Process Management
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) Legal
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 8 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 8 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Blueworks

DFSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 8 (100.00%) Legal
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Business Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 8 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 8 (100.00%) Process Management
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) webMethods