The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 875 897 867
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing DMAIC 14 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.020% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%

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
89432 96771 87058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.15% 82.70% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72768 78605 71687
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +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 1 June 2015 within the UK.

DMAIC Salary Histogram in the UK

DMAIC
Top 10 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 1 June 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
England +24 14 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 10 £42,500 -
London +39 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £70,000 -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Banbury - 1 - -

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Project Management
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 11 (73.33%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) Coaching
4 10 (66.67%) Line Management
4 10 (66.67%) P3O
4 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 10 (66.67%) Marketing
4 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (66.67%) B2B
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
7 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) Process Management
9 1 (6.67%) DFSS
9 1 (6.67%) TQM

DMAIC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Process Manager
1 5 (33.33%) PMO Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Governance Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior PMO Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Process Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Improvement Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Business Improvement Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Process Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (73.33%) Coaching
3 10 (66.67%) Line Management
3 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (66.67%) B2B
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Process Management
8 1 (6.67%) DFSS
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) P3O
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft