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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 200 170 177
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 27 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,875 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 14 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Wiltshire -12 7 £40,000 -48.38% 1
Devon - 3 £55,000 -
Dorset -29 2 £67,000 +53.14% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analysis
3 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 14 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) PRINCE
6 9 (21.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 8 (19.05%) Legal
7 8 (19.05%) Workflow
7 8 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (14.29%) SLA
9 6 (14.29%) NHS
9 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
10 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
11 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
11 4 (9.52%) DevOps
11 4 (9.52%) BPR
11 4 (9.52%) Law
11 4 (9.52%) Degree
11 4 (9.52%) Banking
11 4 (9.52%) Resource Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Maven
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Legal
3 4 (9.52%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Service Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Facilities Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) NHS
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Business Analysis
2 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 14 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (23.81%) PRINCE
4 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.43%) Lean Six Sigma
6 8 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (19.05%) Workflow
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) Service Management
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) DevOps
10 4 (9.52%) Resource Management
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) IIBA
3 2 (4.76%) CBAP
4 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Planview
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