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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 81 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.33% 0.32% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.39% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
990 775 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.02% 82.36% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 855 649 657
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +7 13 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport - 2 £55,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £50,000 -
Six Sigma
Wales

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (90.48%) Lean Six Sigma
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (57.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 11 (52.38%) Banking
6 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (42.86%) Project Management
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Process Improvement
8 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (33.33%) Change Management
9 5 (23.81%) Process Management
9 5 (23.81%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Coaching
11 3 (14.29%) SAP
12 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
12 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
12 2 (9.52%) Validation
12 2 (9.52%) MBA
12 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (9.52%) ISEB
12 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
12 2 (9.52%) Service Management
12 2 (9.52%) User Experience
12 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 2 (9.52%) QA
12 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Process Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Business Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Quality Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Process Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Process Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Lean Six Sigma
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Process Improvement
5 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (23.81%) Process Management
6 5 (23.81%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
8 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
8 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 2 (9.52%) MBA
5 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP