The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 694 726 723
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 198 208 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 136 147 138
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,897 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £74,370 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend

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

Lean Six Sigma Salary Trend in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Lean Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +4 169 £55,000 -4.34% 23
London -17 39 £62,500 +4.16% 4
South East +22 28 £55,000 +9.40% 6
Yorkshire +9 23 £39,000 -37.09% 1
East Midlands +31 17 £53,750 +43.33% 1
West Yorkshire +24 17 £38,250 -38.30% 1
Berkshire +11 17 £55,000 +13.98% 1
Northamptonshire +14 16 £53,750 +43.33% 1
North West +16 15 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Northampton - 14 £46,250 - 1
South West -14 13 £62,500 -3.84% 4
West Midlands -26 13 £46,250 -32.97% 2
Gloucestershire - 13 £62,500 - 2
Gloucester - 13 £62,500 -
Wales - 12 £53,750 -
South Wales - 12 £53,750 -
Scotland +17 11 £46,750 -18.69% 1
City of London +22 10 £58,750 -18.96% 1
Halifax - 10 - -
Cardiff - 9 £52,500 -
Manchester +11 8 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Slough - 8 £55,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +23 6 £42,500 -41.37%
North East -5 6 £37,500 +31.57%
Staffordshire - 6 £42,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 6 £37,500 -
Durham - 6 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 6 £44,000 -
Cheshire +13 5 - -
Leeds +7 5 £39,000 -37.09% 1

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Lean Six Sigma 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 Lean Six Sigma.

1 379 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 182 (48.02%) Finance
3 134 (35.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 130 (34.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 123 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (31.93%) Project Management
7 118 (31.13%) Business Analysis
8 84 (22.16%) Process Improvement
9 83 (21.90%) Banking
10 78 (20.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 67 (17.68%) Degree
11 67 (17.68%) Change Management
12 64 (16.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 60 (15.83%) Manufacturing
14 53 (13.98%) PRINCE2
15 52 (13.72%) Mentoring
16 48 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (11.08%) ITIL
18 41 (10.82%) Coaching
19 40 (10.55%) Retail
20 38 (10.03%) SAP
20 38 (10.03%) PMI Certification
20 38 (10.03%) Business Transformation
21 37 (9.76%) ISEB
21 37 (9.76%) TOGAF
22 36 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
22 36 (9.50%) PRINCE
22 36 (9.50%) Business Process Improvement
23 35 (9.23%) Waterfall
23 35 (9.23%) Process Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Lean Six Sigma 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 Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.79%) IIS
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.53%) Drupal
2 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.53%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.58%) MS Project
4 5 (1.32%) MS Office
5 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (4.75%) SAP BPC
2 8 (2.11%) SAP SCM
3 5 (1.32%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.06%) SAP MM
4 4 (1.06%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.06%) SAP LE
5 3 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.79%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.53%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.53%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.90%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.69%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.53%) 4G
3 2 (0.53%) 3G
3 2 (0.53%) VPN
3 2 (0.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.53%) Broadband
3 2 (0.53%) LAN
3 2 (0.53%) WAN
4 1 (0.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.75%) SAP BI
2 15 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 182 (48.02%) Finance
2 83 (21.90%) Banking
3 60 (15.83%) Manufacturing
4 40 (10.55%) Retail
5 18 (4.75%) Marketing
6 15 (3.96%) Legal
7 14 (3.69%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.64%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.37%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.06%) Advertising
12 4 (1.06%) Automotive
13 3 (0.79%) Front Office
13 3 (0.79%) Back Office
13 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.53%) German Language
14 2 (0.53%) Law
14 2 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 123 (32.45%) Analyst
2 108 (28.50%) Business Analyst
3 47 (12.40%) Project Manager
4 38 (10.03%) Consultant
5 30 (7.92%) Architect
6 26 (6.86%) Process Manager
7 23 (6.07%) Business Manager
8 21 (5.54%) Change Manager
9 18 (4.75%) SAP Manager
10 17 (4.49%) Lead Business Analyst
10 17 (4.49%) Business Architect
11 15 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (3.69%) SAP Consultant
12 14 (3.69%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.43%) Senior Project Manager
13 13 (3.43%) Senior Consultant
13 13 (3.43%) Process Engineer
14 12 (3.17%) SAP Project Manager
14 12 (3.17%) Process Analyst
14 12 (3.17%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.64%) Apache Flex
2 3 (0.79%) Web Services
2 3 (0.79%) XML
3 2 (0.53%) Middleware
3 2 (0.53%) Ajax
3 2 (0.53%) HTML
3 2 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.22%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.43%) PMI
4 11 (2.90%) Taxonomies
5 10 (2.64%) User Experience
6 9 (2.37%) Credit Risk
7 8 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.32%) FMCG
10 4 (1.06%) Life Science
11 3 (0.79%) Statistics
12 2 (0.53%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.53%) Open Source
12 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.53%) Economics
12 2 (0.53%) HACMP
12 2 (0.53%) GIS
13 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.53%) UNIX
1 2 (0.53%) Windows
1 2 (0.53%) AIX
1 2 (0.53%) Solaris
2 1 (0.26%) Android
2 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 134 (35.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 130 (34.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (31.93%) Project Management
6 118 (31.13%) Business Analysis
7 84 (22.16%) Process Improvement
8 67 (17.68%) Change Management
9 53 (13.98%) PRINCE2
10 52 (13.72%) Mentoring
11 42 (11.08%) ITIL
12 41 (10.82%) Coaching
13 38 (10.03%) Business Transformation
14 37 (9.76%) TOGAF
15 36 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
15 36 (9.50%) PRINCE
15 36 (9.50%) Business Process Improvement
16 35 (9.23%) Waterfall
16 35 (9.23%) Process Management
17 34 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.11%) C
2 5 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.06%) SQL
4 3 (0.79%) XPath
4 3 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.26%) Java
5 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 78 (20.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 67 (17.68%) Degree
3 64 (16.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 38 (10.03%) PMI Certification
5 37 (9.76%) ISEB
6 28 (7.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 26 (6.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (6.86%) PMP
8 18 (4.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 16 (4.22%) Security Cleared
10 13 (3.43%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.58%) MBA
13 3 (0.79%) APMP
13 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.53%) CISSP
14 2 (0.53%) IBM AIX Certification
14 2 (0.53%) CISA
14 2 (0.53%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.33%) QA
2 12 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 11 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.37%) ISO 14001
5 7 (1.85%) SLA
6 4 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) GPFS
Vendors
1 38 (10.03%) SAP
2 14 (3.69%) IBM
3 8 (2.11%) webMethods
4 7 (1.85%) Oracle
5 5 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.79%) Pega
6 3 (0.79%) BMC
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.53%) Minitab
8 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.26%) Software AG
8 1 (0.26%) Cognos
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