The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 84 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.50% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £53,548 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.35% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,628 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.02% -5.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 803 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.89% 73.40% 72.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 713 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Six Sigma
Wales

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in South Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in South Wales

Six Sigma
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cardiff -8 7 £58,000 +85.60%
Six Sigma
Wales

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (58.33%) Change Management
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) CMMI
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) COBIT

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Process Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Quality Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) CMMI
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Minitab
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft