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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 890 870 881
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing DMAIC 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £58,000 £40,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 8 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 24 October 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
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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 -13 6 £58,000 +45.00%
Yorkshire -40 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Barnsley - 4 - -
London +16 1 £58,000 -25.16%
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 29 (93.55%) Lean Six Sigma
3 26 (83.87%) Project Management
4 23 (74.19%) Degree
5 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 20 (64.52%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
8 18 (58.06%) MS Office
8 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
8 18 (58.06%) Finance
9 17 (54.84%) PMP
9 17 (54.84%) PMI Certification
9 17 (54.84%) PRINCE2
9 17 (54.84%) Coaching
10 16 (51.61%) DFSS
10 16 (51.61%) Minitab
11 15 (48.39%) Manufacturing
11 15 (48.39%) MBA
11 15 (48.39%) Kanban
11 15 (48.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (48.39%) Czech Language
11 15 (48.39%) French Language
11 15 (48.39%) Marketing
12 9 (29.03%) Process Management
13 8 (25.81%) TQM
14 4 (12.90%) Retail
14 4 (12.90%) Performance Metrics
15 2 (6.45%) MS Project
15 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
15 2 (6.45%) Cognizant

DMAIC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) SPSS
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) Stata
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.23%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.23%) VectorCAST
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Manufacturing
2 15 (48.39%) Marketing
2 15 (48.39%) Czech Language
2 15 (48.39%) French Language
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Business Process Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Process Analyst
2 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 29 (93.55%) Lean Six Sigma
3 26 (83.87%) Project Management
4 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
5 17 (54.84%) Coaching
5 17 (54.84%) PRINCE2
6 16 (51.61%) DFSS
7 15 (48.39%) Kanban
7 15 (48.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (29.03%) Process Management
9 8 (25.81%) TQM
10 2 (6.45%) Change Management
10 2 (6.45%) Predictive Analytics
10 2 (6.45%) Analytics
11 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
11 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
11 1 (3.23%) CMMI
11 1 (3.23%) Workflow
11 1 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Degree
2 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 20 (64.52%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 17 (54.84%) PMP
4 17 (54.84%) PMI Certification
5 15 (48.39%) MBA
6 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Minitab
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.23%) IBM