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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 669 701 662
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -39
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 226 232 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 190 172 181
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,460 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,245 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.54% -

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 199 £52,750 +5.50% 27
London +43 93 £67,500 +12.50% 11
South East +1 23 £52,500 -4.54% 3
City of London +33 22 £70,000 +7.69% 3
West Midlands +4 21 £45,000 -40.00% 3
Yorkshire -8 18 £42,500 -
East Midlands -16 12 £52,500 +16.66% 2
North West -16 12 £57,000 +50.00% 7
South West - 12 £45,811 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 11 £42,500 +1.19%
Scotland +7 11 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire +13 10 £52,500 -3.66% 2
Manchester +7 9 £57,000 +68.88% 2
Northamptonshire -19 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Swindon - 9 £45,245 -
Wiltshire - 9 £45,245 -
East of England +6 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh -5 8 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Northampton -15 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Leeds +18 7 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £75,000 -
Coventry -12 6 £46,250 -38.33% 1
Wales 0 5 £41,000 -29.31% 2
South Wales -6 5 £41,000 -29.31% 2
Cardiff -8 5 £41,000 -29.31% 2
Hertfordshire -13 5 £50,000 -13.04%
South Yorkshire -8 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Telford - 4 £37,250 -
Sheffield - 4 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 4 £54,500 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 423 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 222 (52.48%) Finance
3 122 (28.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 119 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (27.66%) Business Analysis
6 99 (23.40%) Project Management
7 88 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (20.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 85 (20.09%) Change Management
10 80 (18.91%) ITIL
10 80 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
11 76 (17.97%) Degree
12 75 (17.73%) Banking
13 73 (17.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 70 (16.55%) PRINCE2
15 69 (16.31%) Process Improvement
16 50 (11.82%) Manufacturing
17 49 (11.58%) Waterfall
18 48 (11.35%) Retail
19 46 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (10.64%) Process Management
21 43 (10.17%) Service Management
22 40 (9.46%) SAP
23 39 (9.22%) Coaching
24 38 (8.98%) Mentoring
25 31 (7.33%) Service Delivery
25 31 (7.33%) Business Transformation
26 29 (6.86%) SDLC
27 28 (6.62%) TOGAF
28 27 (6.38%) PRINCE

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.47%) Drupal
2 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.26%) MS Office
3 16 (3.78%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.60%) SAP FI
2 10 (2.36%) SAP SCM
3 7 (1.65%) SAP APO
3 7 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.65%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.42%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.42%) SAP MM
4 6 (1.42%) SAP LE
5 5 (1.18%) AWD
6 4 (0.95%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.42%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.89%) Intranet
2 5 (1.18%) Internet
3 4 (0.95%) FTP
4 2 (0.47%) Broadband
4 2 (0.47%) WAN
4 2 (0.47%) 3G
4 2 (0.47%) Firewall
4 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.47%) 4G
4 2 (0.47%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.42%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.24%) MS Access
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.13%) Subversion
1 9 (2.13%) Maven
1 9 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 222 (52.48%) Finance
2 75 (17.73%) Banking
3 50 (11.82%) Manufacturing
4 48 (11.35%) Retail
5 17 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.13%) Law
7 9 (2.13%) Marketing
8 8 (1.89%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.42%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.18%) Advertising
11 4 (0.95%) Back Office
11 4 (0.95%) Automotive
11 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.71%) Legal
13 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.47%) Billing
13 2 (0.47%) German Language
14 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 124 (29.31%) Analyst
2 103 (24.35%) Business Analyst
3 61 (14.42%) Consultant
4 34 (8.04%) Project Manager
5 31 (7.33%) Process Manager
6 29 (6.86%) Change Manager
7 27 (6.38%) Architect
8 23 (5.44%) Business Consultant
9 22 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (4.73%) Business Manager
11 19 (4.49%) Business Architect
12 18 (4.26%) Lead Business Analyst
13 16 (3.78%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (3.55%) Configuration Manager
14 15 (3.55%) Senior Business Analyst
14 15 (3.55%) Process Improvement Manager
15 14 (3.31%) Process Analyst
16 13 (3.07%) Business Change Manager
17 11 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
17 11 (2.60%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.13%) Web Services
2 8 (1.89%) Middleware
3 6 (1.42%) Apache Flex
4 5 (1.18%) .NET
5 3 (0.71%) XML
6 2 (0.47%) CSS
6 2 (0.47%) HTML
6 2 (0.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 80 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.55%) PMI
4 12 (2.84%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.60%) FMCG
6 8 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.42%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (1.42%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.18%) User Experience
9 4 (0.95%) CMDB
9 4 (0.95%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.95%) Derivative
9 4 (0.95%) Statistics
10 2 (0.47%) Life Science
10 2 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.36%) UNIX
2 8 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 122 (28.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 119 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 117 (27.66%) Business Analysis
5 99 (23.40%) Project Management
6 88 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (20.09%) Change Management
8 80 (18.91%) ITIL
9 70 (16.55%) PRINCE2
10 69 (16.31%) Process Improvement
11 49 (11.58%) Waterfall
12 46 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (10.64%) Process Management
14 43 (10.17%) Service Management
15 39 (9.22%) Coaching
16 38 (8.98%) Mentoring
17 31 (7.33%) Business Transformation
17 31 (7.33%) Service Delivery
18 29 (6.86%) SDLC
19 28 (6.62%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.07%) SQL
2 9 (2.13%) VBA
3 8 (1.89%) VBScript
3 8 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.47%) Java
5 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.24%) XPath
6 1 (0.24%) C#
Qualifications
1 87 (20.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 76 (17.97%) Degree
3 73 (17.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 27 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 26 (6.15%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 25 (5.91%) PMI Certification
7 23 (5.44%) ISEB
8 15 (3.55%) DV Cleared
9 14 (3.31%) PMP
10 13 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (3.07%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 12 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.65%) SAP Certification
13 5 (1.18%) MBA
14 3 (0.71%) CISA
14 3 (0.71%) CISSP
14 3 (0.71%) CRISC
15 2 (0.47%) APMP
15 2 (0.47%) CISM
16 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.44%) QA
2 14 (3.31%) ISO 9001
2 14 (3.31%) SLA
3 9 (2.13%) PMBOK
4 4 (0.95%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.47%) EMIR
6 2 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.47%) Basel II
6 2 (0.47%) Basel III
6 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.47%) FATCA
7 1 (0.24%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
Vendors
1 40 (9.46%) SAP
2 13 (3.07%) IBM
2 13 (3.07%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.13%) HP
3 9 (2.13%) CollabNet
4 7 (1.65%) Pega
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle
6 5 (1.18%) Chordiant
6 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.47%) Charles River
7 2 (0.47%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.47%) JDA
8 1 (0.24%) BT
8 1 (0.24%) Minitab
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, Warwickshire
Coventry University
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PMC retail
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 50-75K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent Base, Bonus, Car Allowance and Benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Lear Corporation
Salary: From £41,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Discounts
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Discounts
Posted: 23 days ago