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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 796 720 769
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +49
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 119 237 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 191 156
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +3.05%

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
84768 95572 99537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.53% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70891 78644 79394
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 £78,000 £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 27 August 2016 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 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -56 99 £55,000 -8.33% 22
East Midlands +27 30 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South East +17 25 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Northamptonshire +12 19 £52,500 - 1
London -49 19 £60,000 -11.11% 11
Northampton +17 16 £52,500 - 1
North West +16 11 £42,500 -25.43% 1
Berkshire +17 9 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Scotland +14 9 £46,500 +29.16%
Manchester +10 9 £42,500 -25.76% 1
City of London +50 7 £56,250 -21.05% 6
Slough +21 7 £65,000 +13.04%
Nottinghamshire +16 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
West Sussex +13 7 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Edinburgh +13 7 - -
Nottingham +17 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
West Midlands -20 6 £33,500 -21.17% 2
Buckinghamshire +30 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Crawley - 5 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham -14 4 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Yorkshire +28 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Milton Keynes +18 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Cardiff +5 3 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Leicestershire +4 3 £55,000 +64.17%
South Wales +3 3 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Hampshire -2 3 £55,000 +66.66%
Wales -2 3 £42,500 +1.79% 1
South West -5 3 £50,375 +9.96%
Leicester - 3 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire +29 2 - -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 125 (45.79%) Finance
3 88 (32.23%) Process Improvement
4 86 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (30.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 78 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (24.18%) Degree
8 61 (22.34%) ITIL
9 60 (21.98%) Business Analysis
10 59 (21.61%) PRINCE2
11 56 (20.51%) Project Management
12 46 (16.85%) Change Management
13 44 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (15.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 35 (12.82%) Banking
16 34 (12.45%) TOGAF
16 34 (12.45%) Waterfall
17 32 (11.72%) MS Office
18 30 (10.99%) Retail
18 30 (10.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
19 28 (10.26%) PMI Certification
20 27 (9.89%) Process Management
20 27 (9.89%) Business Transformation
21 23 (8.42%) Microsoft
21 23 (8.42%) ISEB
21 23 (8.42%) Service Delivery
21 23 (8.42%) Mentoring
21 23 (8.42%) Coaching
22 22 (8.06%) BPR
22 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (0.73%) CMS
1 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.37%) Apache
2 1 (0.37%) Confluence
2 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (11.72%) MS Office
2 21 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 18 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.66%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) SAP SCM
2 3 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) PBX
2 1 (0.37%) ATM
2 1 (0.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.10%) MS Access
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.73%) Maven
1 2 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (0.73%) Subversion
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 125 (45.79%) Finance
2 35 (12.82%) Banking
3 30 (10.99%) Retail
4 17 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.13%) Marketing
6 11 (4.03%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.03%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.66%) Law
8 7 (2.56%) Legal
9 6 (2.20%) Back Office
10 5 (1.83%) Military
11 3 (1.10%) Local Government
12 2 (0.73%) Front Office
12 2 (0.73%) Publishing
13 1 (0.37%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Billing
13 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (41.03%) Analyst
2 73 (26.74%) Business Analyst
3 38 (13.92%) Process Analyst
4 27 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (9.52%) Consultant
6 24 (8.79%) Architect
6 24 (8.79%) Senior Business Analyst
7 20 (7.33%) Business Process Analyst
8 15 (5.49%) Business Architect
8 15 (5.49%) Business Consultant
8 15 (5.49%) Business Manager
9 14 (5.13%) Business Improvement Analyst
9 14 (5.13%) Process Improvement Analyst
9 14 (5.13%) Service Manager
10 13 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.76%) Service Improvement Manager
11 12 (4.40%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (4.40%) Financial Business Analyst
11 12 (4.40%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 12 (4.40%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.73%) XML
2 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.37%) JRules
2 1 (0.37%) SOAP
2 1 (0.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.96%) PMI
3 13 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.93%) Fintech
6 6 (2.20%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.10%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.10%) Economics
7 3 (1.10%) FMCG
7 3 (1.10%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.10%) Robotics
8 2 (0.73%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.73%) IVR
8 2 (0.73%) NHS
8 2 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.37%) Life Science
9 1 (0.37%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 88 (32.23%) Process Improvement
3 86 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (30.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 78 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (22.34%) ITIL
7 60 (21.98%) Business Analysis
8 59 (21.61%) PRINCE2
9 56 (20.51%) Project Management
10 46 (16.85%) Change Management
11 34 (12.45%) TOGAF
11 34 (12.45%) Waterfall
12 27 (9.89%) Business Transformation
12 27 (9.89%) Process Management
13 23 (8.42%) Coaching
13 23 (8.42%) Mentoring
13 23 (8.42%) Service Delivery
14 22 (8.06%) BPR
14 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (6.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.73%) C
1 2 (0.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.37%) Java
2 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (24.18%) Degree
2 42 (15.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 30 (10.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 28 (10.26%) PMI Certification
5 23 (8.42%) ISEB
6 12 (4.40%) PMP
7 11 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.93%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 6 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.20%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 4 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) APMP
11 1 (0.37%) CAPM
11 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.37%) EnCE
11 1 (0.37%) IIBA
11 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.76%) SLA
2 10 (3.66%) QA
3 9 (3.30%) MiFID
4 5 (1.83%) COBIT
5 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.73%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 23 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.13%) SAP
3 11 (4.03%) Xerox
4 6 (2.20%) Capita
4 6 (2.20%) Cognizant
4 6 (2.20%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.83%) Minitab
6 4 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.10%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.10%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.73%) HP
8 2 (0.73%) Informatica
8 2 (0.73%) VMware
9 1 (0.37%) Dell
9 1 (0.37%) IBM
9 1 (0.37%) ILOG
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle
9 1 (0.37%) Pega
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