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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 947 970 987
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Permanent jobs citing DMAIC 9 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Average salary £72,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.58% +19.71%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%

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
90545 95411 102003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.93% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75257 77107 82195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

DMAIC Salary Histogram in the UK

DMAIC
Top 2 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 29 April 2016. 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
London +15 9 £72,500 +3.57%
England +5 9 £72,500 +70.58% 1

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 17 (89.47%) Project Management
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 14 (73.68%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (73.68%) Process Improvement
5 11 (57.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (42.11%) QA
7 8 (42.11%) Statistics
8 7 (36.84%) Change Management
9 6 (31.58%) Process Management
10 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
10 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
10 5 (26.32%) Degree
10 5 (26.32%) Coaching
11 4 (21.05%) Software Asset Management
11 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
11 4 (21.05%) GNU Octave
11 4 (21.05%) ISO22301
11 4 (21.05%) CITP
11 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
11 4 (21.05%) Release Management
11 4 (21.05%) Test Management
11 4 (21.05%) CRAMM
11 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
11 4 (21.05%) COSO
11 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
11 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001

DMAIC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
1 4 (21.05%) GIS
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
2 4 (21.05%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Data Scientist
1 4 (21.05%) Release Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Lean Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Scientist
2 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Process Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (42.11%) Statistics
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 17 (89.47%) Project Management
3 14 (73.68%) Lean Six Sigma
3 14 (73.68%) Process Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Process Management
6 5 (26.32%) Coaching
6 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
7 4 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) MATLAB
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) CITP
3 4 (21.05%) MBA
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) COSO
2 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) ISO22301
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley