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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 706 702 735
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 184 204 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 130 142 106
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,490 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -11 151 £55,000 - 33
London -52 31 £62,500 +8.69% 14
South East +4 23 £52,500 -4.54% 3
East Midlands +26 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West +11 16 £50,000 - 5
Yorkshire +5 16 £37,500 -36.97% 6
Northamptonshire +12 14 £55,000 +46.66%
South West -11 14 £62,500 -3.84% 2
Wales - 14 £51,250 -
South Wales - 14 £51,250 -
Berkshire +3 13 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 13 £62,500 -
Gloucester - 13 £62,500 -
Scotland +29 12 £46,750 -22.08% 2
Northampton - 12 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 11 £40,000 -
City of London -9 10 £60,000 -14.28% 9
West Midlands -29 10 £42,500 -22.72% 2
West Yorkshire -8 8 £37,500 -34.21% 6
North Yorkshire +17 7 £47,500 -34.48%
Cheshire +5 7 £77,500 +93.75% 1
Manchester +5 7 £50,000 - 3
North East 0 6 £37,500 +31.57%
Slough - 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow +16 5 £46,750 -33.21%
Middlesbrough - 5 £52,500 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 5 £37,500 -
Warrington - 5 - -
Rochdale - 5 £50,000 - 1
Lichfield - 5 - -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 367 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 172 (46.87%) Finance
3 131 (35.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 128 (34.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 123 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (32.43%) Project Management
7 112 (30.52%) Business Analysis
8 85 (23.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 82 (22.34%) Process Improvement
10 77 (20.98%) Banking
11 68 (18.53%) Change Management
12 66 (17.98%) Manufacturing
13 65 (17.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 61 (16.62%) Degree
15 57 (15.53%) PRINCE2
16 55 (14.99%) Mentoring
17 47 (12.81%) Coaching
18 46 (12.53%) PMI Certification
19 45 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
20 43 (11.72%) Business Process Improvement
21 41 (11.17%) ISEB
22 40 (10.90%) ITIL
22 40 (10.90%) SAP
23 39 (10.63%) Process Management
23 39 (10.63%) Business Transformation
24 35 (9.54%) PRINCE
24 35 (9.54%) Enterprise Architecture
25 34 (9.26%) PMP
25 34 (9.26%) Waterfall
26 33 (8.99%) TOGAF

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (1.36%) IIS
1 5 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.82%) Documentum
3 2 (0.54%) Drupal
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.18%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.63%) MS Project
4 4 (1.09%) MS Office
5 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (5.45%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.82%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP LE
3 2 (0.54%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.54%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.54%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.81%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.90%) Internet
2 3 (0.82%) Firewall
3 2 (0.54%) VPN
3 2 (0.54%) LAN
3 2 (0.54%) WAN
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) VoIP
4 1 (0.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.27%) 3G
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.45%) SAP BI
2 15 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 172 (46.87%) Finance
2 77 (20.98%) Banking
3 66 (17.98%) Manufacturing
4 32 (8.72%) Retail
5 18 (4.90%) Legal
5 18 (4.90%) Marketing
6 16 (4.36%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.72%) General Ledger
8 9 (2.45%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.63%) Automotive
9 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.36%) Advertising
11 4 (1.09%) Front Office
11 4 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.82%) Back Office
12 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.54%) Law
13 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 2 (0.54%) Local Government
13 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (32.15%) Analyst
2 105 (28.61%) Business Analyst
3 55 (14.99%) Project Manager
4 37 (10.08%) Consultant
5 28 (7.63%) Architect
6 27 (7.36%) Business Manager
7 24 (6.54%) SAP Manager
8 23 (6.27%) Process Manager
9 22 (5.99%) Change Manager
10 17 (4.63%) Business Architect
11 16 (4.36%) SAP Project Manager
12 14 (3.81%) Process Analyst
12 14 (3.81%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.54%) Senior Project Manager
13 13 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (3.27%) Business Change Manager
14 12 (3.27%) Process Engineer
14 12 (3.27%) Business Process Manager
15 11 (3.00%) Lead Business Analyst
15 11 (3.00%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.72%) Apache Flex
2 5 (1.36%) Web Services
2 5 (1.36%) XML
3 2 (0.54%) Middleware
3 2 (0.54%) Ajax
3 2 (0.54%) HTML
3 2 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.81%) Taxonomies
3 13 (3.54%) PMI
3 13 (3.54%) Credit Risk
4 12 (3.27%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.00%) User Experience
6 7 (1.91%) FMCG
7 6 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.63%) Life Science
8 3 (0.82%) Statistics
8 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.82%) Economics
9 2 (0.54%) HACMP
9 2 (0.54%) GIS
9 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.54%) UNIX
1 2 (0.54%) Windows
1 2 (0.54%) AIX
1 2 (0.54%) Solaris
1 2 (0.54%) Android
1 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 131 (35.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 128 (34.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 123 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (32.43%) Project Management
6 112 (30.52%) Business Analysis
7 82 (22.34%) Process Improvement
8 68 (18.53%) Change Management
9 57 (15.53%) PRINCE2
10 55 (14.99%) Mentoring
11 47 (12.81%) Coaching
12 43 (11.72%) Business Process Improvement
13 40 (10.90%) ITIL
14 39 (10.63%) Process Management
14 39 (10.63%) Business Transformation
15 35 (9.54%) PRINCE
15 35 (9.54%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (9.26%) Waterfall
17 33 (8.99%) TOGAF
18 28 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.00%) C
2 7 (1.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.63%) SQL
4 5 (1.36%) XPath
4 5 (1.36%) C#
5 2 (0.54%) VBA
6 1 (0.27%) Java
6 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (23.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 65 (17.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 61 (16.62%) Degree
4 46 (12.53%) PMI Certification
5 41 (11.17%) ISEB
6 34 (9.26%) PMP
7 28 (7.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 19 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (4.90%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 16 (4.36%) Security Cleared
11 14 (3.81%) DV Cleared
12 10 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.91%) MBA
14 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.82%) APMP
16 2 (0.54%) CRISC
16 2 (0.54%) CISSP
16 2 (0.54%) IBM AIX Certification
16 2 (0.54%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.81%) QA
2 13 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.27%) ISO 9001
4 10 (2.72%) ISO 14001
5 4 (1.09%) SLA
5 4 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) P3O
6 1 (0.27%) EMIR
6 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) GPFS
Vendors
1 40 (10.90%) SAP
2 15 (4.09%) IBM
3 11 (3.00%) webMethods
4 8 (2.18%) Oracle
5 4 (1.09%) BMC
6 3 (0.82%) Cognizant
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.82%) Pega
7 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) Software AG
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos
8 1 (0.27%) Minitab
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Eames Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £95k - 100k per year + excellent financial benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £41200 - £51600 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £45,000-£50,000 + Company Car
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City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
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City, London
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Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Employee Benefits
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Derby, Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent Base, Bonus, Car Allowance and Benef
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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City, London
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Halifax, Yorkshire
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City, London
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Halifax, Yorkshire
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
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