The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 69 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 21 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.69% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 2
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.56% +27.77%
Six Sigma
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 870 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.00% 82.39% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 807 748 699
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Cardiff +17 17 £52,000 +22.35%
Newport - 1 £55,000 -
Six Sigma
Wales

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 21 (67.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (64.52%) Banking
4 19 (61.29%) Project Management
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) Degree
6 16 (51.61%) Lean Six Sigma
7 15 (48.39%) Finance
8 12 (38.71%) UML
8 12 (38.71%) Use Case
9 11 (35.48%) Java
9 11 (35.48%) PMP
9 11 (35.48%) PMI Certification
9 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
9 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (35.48%) People Management
10 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
11 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
13 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
14 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 6 (19.35%) Change Management
14 6 (19.35%) Process Management
15 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
15 4 (12.90%) Validation
16 3 (9.68%) ISEB
16 3 (9.68%) SAP
17 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
17 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
17 2 (6.45%) Asset Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 20 (64.52%) Banking
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Process Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Business Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (61.29%) Project Management
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) Lean Six Sigma
5 12 (38.71%) UML
5 12 (38.71%) Use Case
6 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
6 11 (35.48%) People Management
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
9 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
10 6 (19.35%) Change Management
10 6 (19.35%) Process Management
11 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
11 4 (12.90%) Validation
12 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
12 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
12 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 16 (51.61%) Degree
3 11 (35.48%) PMP
3 11 (35.48%) PMI Certification
4 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (9.68%) ISEB
6 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM