The first table below looks at the demand for DMAIC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMAIC over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 868 848 863
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs citing DMAIC 25 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.029% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.037% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 10
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,100 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92606 85560 91430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.65% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74653 70125 77975
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DMAIC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DMAIC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DMAIC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DMAIC
Salary Trend

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

DMAIC Salary Trend in the UK

DMAIC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DMAIC over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 within the UK.

DMAIC Salary Histogram in the UK

DMAIC
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMAIC within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
England -32 25 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Yorkshire -38 21 £42,500 -19.04%
South Yorkshire +7 11 £74,100 +117.94%
Barnsley - 11 £74,100 -
West Yorkshire -33 10 £42,000 -20.00%
Leeds -33 5 £42,500 -19.04%
London -35 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £40,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,500 -
Chester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £40,500 -

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DMAIC 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 DMAIC.

1 31 (96.88%) Six Sigma
2 29 (90.63%) Lean Six Sigma
3 26 (81.25%) Project Management
4 23 (71.88%) Degree
5 21 (65.63%) Finance
6 20 (62.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 18 (56.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 17 (53.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (50.00%) MS Office
9 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (50.00%) DFSS
9 16 (50.00%) Minitab
10 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
10 15 (46.88%) PMP
10 15 (46.88%) PMI Certification
10 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing
10 15 (46.88%) MBA
10 15 (46.88%) Marketing
10 15 (46.88%) Czech Language
10 15 (46.88%) French Language
10 15 (46.88%) Kanban
11 9 (28.13%) Process Management
12 8 (25.00%) TQM
13 2 (6.25%) C
13 2 (6.25%) SPSS
13 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.25%) Retail
13 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
13 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
13 2 (6.25%) Visualisation

DMAIC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DMAIC 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 DMAIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) SPSS
3 1 (3.13%) Stata
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.13%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.13%) VectorCAST
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing
2 15 (46.88%) Marketing
2 15 (46.88%) Czech Language
2 15 (46.88%) French Language
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Process Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Six Sigma
2 29 (90.63%) Lean Six Sigma
3 26 (81.25%) Project Management
4 17 (53.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (50.00%) DFSS
6 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
6 15 (46.88%) Kanban
7 9 (28.13%) Process Management
8 8 (25.00%) TQM
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics
10 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
10 1 (3.13%) Information Management
10 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
10 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
2 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 20 (62.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 18 (56.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 15 (46.88%) PMP
4 15 (46.88%) PMI Certification
4 15 (46.88%) MBA
5 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (50.00%) Minitab
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) IBM