The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 209 179 181
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 29 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.77% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 25
Average salary £48,750 £48,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.94% -5.55%
Six Sigma
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5047 4153 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.15% 81.62% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 3572 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the South West

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the South West

Six Sigma
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Bristol +6 12 £43,000 -25.21% 1
Wiltshire +5 9 £40,000 -48.38% 1
Devon - 5 £55,000 -
Dorset -24 2 £67,000 +48.88% 5
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (44.19%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
5 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (23.26%) Business Transformation
6 9 (20.93%) Legal
7 8 (18.60%) Workflow
7 8 (18.60%) ITIL
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.28%) PRINCE
8 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
8 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 7 (16.28%) Service Management
9 6 (13.95%) Law
9 6 (13.95%) NHS
9 6 (13.95%) SLA
9 6 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.63%) Degree
10 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.30%) Microsoft

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LDAP
1 2 (4.65%) SNMP
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Legal
3 6 (13.95%) Law
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Service Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Facilities Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) ITSM Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Account Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
1 2 (4.65%) SAML
2 1 (2.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) NHS
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
4 10 (23.26%) Business Transformation
5 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 8 (18.60%) Workflow
5 8 (18.60%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) Service Management
6 7 (16.28%) PRINCE
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.63%) Change Management
8 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) IIBA
2 4 (9.30%) CBAP
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Altiris
2 2 (4.65%) DevExpress
2 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.33%) Planview
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Wiltshire
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