The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - 960 966
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.001% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Median salary - £30,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -58.62%
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
- -58.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85991 96193 99396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.80% 87.24% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 78620 80201
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DFSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DFSS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DFSS within the UK.

DFSS Salary Trend in the UK