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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
UK
Rank 713 751 773
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 136 188 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 98 161 156
Median salary £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 120 £50,000 -13.04% 8
London +22 32 £62,500 -3.84% 4
Yorkshire +43 21 £37,500 -
North West -23 21 £45,000 +5.88%
South East +59 18 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Manchester -17 16 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +14 13 £60,000 +41.17%
West Yorkshire - 11 £37,500 -
East of England +27 9 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire +8 9 - -
Selby - 9 - -
Rochdale - 9 £45,000 -
Cardiff +16 7 £48,250 +26.14%
South Wales +14 7 £48,250 +26.14%
Wales +12 7 £48,250 +26.14%
City of London +2 7 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Leeds - 7 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 6 £55,750 -3.04%
Watford +4 6 £55,750 -3.04%
Scotland +31 5 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Cheshire +14 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Gloucestershire -14 5 £62,500 +19.04%
Cheltenham - 4 £67,500 -
Bristol - 4 £60,000 -
Glasgow +29 3 £18,500 -61.85%
Oxfordshire +28 3 £40,000 -63.63%
Bedfordshire +13 3 £57,500 -
East Midlands +6 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire +3 3 - - 2
West Sussex +3 3 £45,000 - 1

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 254 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 114 (44.88%) Finance
3 80 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (31.50%) Process Improvement
4 72 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 63 (24.80%) Business Analysis
7 58 (22.83%) PRINCE2
8 56 (22.05%) Project Management
9 48 (18.90%) Degree
10 43 (16.93%) Change Management
11 41 (16.14%) ISEB
12 40 (15.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 40 (15.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 39 (15.35%) Waterfall
14 38 (14.96%) MS Office
15 36 (14.17%) Coaching
16 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (12.60%) MS Excel
18 31 (12.20%) BPMN
19 27 (10.63%) Telecoms
20 26 (10.24%) Performance Improvement
21 24 (9.45%) SAP
22 23 (9.06%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
23 22 (8.66%) MS PowerPoint
23 22 (8.66%) Manufacturing
23 22 (8.66%) Microsoft
24 21 (8.27%) Service Delivery
25 20 (7.87%) ITIL
25 20 (7.87%) Retail

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.39%) Confluence
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (14.96%) MS Office
2 32 (12.60%) MS Excel
3 22 (8.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (7.48%) MS Visio
5 13 (5.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) SAP CO
1 9 (3.54%) SAP FI
1 9 (3.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.97%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) HFM
3 2 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) Internet
2 5 (1.97%) Broadband
2 5 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.57%) PBX
4 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.18%) Wireless
5 2 (0.79%) BGP
5 2 (0.79%) MPLS
5 2 (0.79%) OSPF
5 2 (0.79%) RIP
5 2 (0.79%) SAN
5 2 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) DNS
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.57%) MS Access
2 2 (0.79%) Essbase
3 1 (0.39%) QlikView
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
1 1 (0.39%) Lombardi
General
1 114 (44.88%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.66%) Manufacturing
4 20 (7.87%) Retail
5 17 (6.69%) Banking
6 8 (3.15%) Legal
7 7 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.36%) Back Office
8 6 (2.36%) Law
8 6 (2.36%) Marketing
9 3 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.18%) Military
10 2 (0.79%) Automotive
10 2 (0.79%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Front Office
11 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (32.68%) Analyst
2 53 (20.87%) Business Analyst
3 39 (15.35%) Project Manager
4 31 (12.20%) Consultant
5 23 (9.06%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (7.09%) Architect
6 18 (7.09%) Process Analyst
7 16 (6.30%) Senior Business Analyst
8 15 (5.91%) Business Architect
9 14 (5.51%) Business Manager
9 14 (5.51%) Business Process Architect
9 14 (5.51%) SAP Architect
10 12 (4.72%) Financial Analyst
10 12 (4.72%) Process Consultant
11 11 (4.33%) Finance Business Analyst
12 10 (3.94%) Business Improvement Specialist
12 10 (3.94%) Financial Business Analyst
12 10 (3.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 10 (3.94%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.94%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.72%) Fintech
2 12 (4.72%) Virtual Team
3 8 (3.15%) FMCG
3 8 (3.15%) Reinsurance
4 6 (2.36%) PMI
4 6 (2.36%) User Experience
5 4 (1.57%) IVR
6 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.18%) Robotics
7 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.79%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.39%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.76%) Windows
2 4 (1.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 80 (31.50%) Process Improvement
2 80 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (27.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 63 (24.80%) Business Analysis
6 58 (22.83%) PRINCE2
7 56 (22.05%) Project Management
8 43 (16.93%) Change Management
9 39 (15.35%) Waterfall
10 36 (14.17%) Coaching
11 31 (12.20%) BPMN
12 26 (10.24%) Performance Improvement
13 23 (9.06%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 21 (8.27%) Service Delivery
15 20 (7.87%) ITIL
16 19 (7.48%) BPR
17 18 (7.09%) Logistics
17 18 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
18 17 (6.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.15%) C
2 6 (2.36%) SQL
3 3 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (18.90%) Degree
2 41 (16.14%) ISEB
3 40 (15.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 40 (15.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 18 (7.09%) PMI Certification
5 13 (5.12%) PMP
6 9 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.76%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 6 (2.36%) APMP
8 6 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.18%) MBA
11 2 (0.79%) CISA
11 2 (0.79%) CISSP
11 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 10 (3.94%) ISO 14001
2 10 (3.94%) ISO 9001
2 10 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.54%) MiFID
4 5 (1.97%) SLA
5 2 (0.79%) COBIT
5 2 (0.79%) COSO
5 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.79%) Terminal Server
1 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 24 (9.45%) SAP
2 22 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.91%) Oracle
4 7 (2.76%) Cisco
5 4 (1.57%) Blue Prism
5 4 (1.57%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.57%) IBM
5 4 (1.57%) Pega
6 3 (1.18%) Xerox
7 2 (0.79%) Dell
7 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.79%) Tableau
7 2 (0.79%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.39%) Casewise
8 1 (0.39%) Epicor
8 1 (0.39%) Informatica
8 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.39%) Software AG
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