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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 699 663 717
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +54
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 205 201 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 169 166 121
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.59%

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
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014 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 18 September 2014. 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
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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 -48 187 £52,500 +10.52% 25
London -36 60 £60,000 -4.00% 6
South East +9 47 £52,500 +25.00% 6
East Midlands +12 31 £60,000 +8.51% 8
Northamptonshire - 28 £60,000 - 6
Northampton - 27 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +19 21 £72,500 +82.38% 1
Yorkshire -49 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +5 13 £52,500 -38.23% 2
North West -10 13 £41,000 -18.00% 3
West Midlands -38 13 £44,250 +4.73% 1
City of London +1 12 £41,750 -33.20% 3
Scotland -9 12 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Edinburgh -8 10 £49,250 -10.45% 2
South Yorkshire -9 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Barnsley - 9 - -
Berkshire -8 8 £38,250 -19.47% 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £67,500 -
Birmingham -6 5 £42,500 -
Manchester -11 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Newbury +10 4 £33,500 -31.28%
Slough +2 4 £41,500 -12.63%
Coventry -5 4 £70,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £39,000 - 1
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £39,000 - 1
Wales -3 3 £42,500 +51.78%
South Wales -3 3 £42,500 +51.78%
Walsall -5 3 £42,500 +6.91%
North East -9 3 £51,250 +22.75%

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 449 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 209 (46.55%) Finance
3 176 (39.20%) Project Management
4 135 (30.07%) PRINCE2
5 129 (28.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 124 (27.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 99 (22.05%) Banking
7 99 (22.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 95 (21.16%) Change Management
9 91 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (19.60%) Process Management
11 85 (18.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 85 (18.93%) Coaching
12 83 (18.49%) Degree
13 79 (17.59%) PMI Certification
14 66 (14.70%) Process Improvement
15 64 (14.25%) ITIL
16 63 (14.03%) Manufacturing
17 60 (13.36%) Business Analysis
17 60 (13.36%) Mentoring
18 56 (12.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
19 54 (12.03%) PMP
20 46 (10.24%) Business Process Improvement
21 43 (9.58%) BPR
22 41 (9.13%) PRINCE
23 38 (8.46%) MS Office
24 37 (8.24%) Retail
24 37 (8.24%) DFSS
25 36 (8.02%) Marketing
26 34 (7.57%) DMAIC

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 9 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.89%) IIS
3 4 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.67%) SAS
5 2 (0.45%) Documentum
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) nginx
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (8.46%) MS Office
2 21 (4.68%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.45%) MS Project
5 7 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.89%) SPSS
7 1 (0.22%) Stata
7 1 (0.22%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) SAP SD
1 4 (0.89%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.89%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.89%) SAP CRM
1 4 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.67%) SAP LE
2 3 (0.67%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.67%) SAP SCM
2 3 (0.67%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.22%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.22%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) SAN
2 1 (0.22%) RFID
2 1 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.89%) MS Access
4 3 (0.67%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.45%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.22%) QlikView
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Redis
6 1 (0.22%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.22%) MySQL
6 1 (0.22%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 209 (46.55%) Finance
2 99 (22.05%) Banking
3 63 (14.03%) Manufacturing
4 37 (8.24%) Retail
5 36 (8.02%) Marketing
6 32 (7.13%) Legal
7 20 (4.45%) French Language
8 19 (4.23%) Czech Language
9 11 (2.45%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.45%) Telecoms
10 10 (2.23%) Billing
11 8 (1.78%) Advertising
12 6 (1.34%) Automotive
13 5 (1.11%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.67%) Military
14 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.45%) Law
16 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.22%) Electronics
16 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 123 (27.39%) Analyst
2 92 (20.49%) Business Analyst
3 76 (16.93%) Project Manager
4 53 (11.80%) Consultant
5 46 (10.24%) Process Analyst
6 38 (8.46%) Process Manager
7 31 (6.90%) Business Process Analyst
8 30 (6.68%) Business Manager
9 23 (5.12%) Architect
10 19 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (4.23%) Business Architect
11 17 (3.79%) Change Manager
12 16 (3.56%) Senior Manager
13 15 (3.34%) Senior Business Analyst
13 15 (3.34%) Programme Manager
14 12 (2.67%) Process Consultant
14 12 (2.67%) IT Project Manager
14 12 (2.67%) Business Process Manager
14 12 (2.67%) Process Improvement Manager
15 11 (2.45%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.34%) Web Services
1 6 (1.34%) XML
2 2 (0.45%) .NET
2 2 (0.45%) WSDL
2 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.24%) PMI
3 18 (4.01%) Credit Risk
4 17 (3.79%) Taxonomies
5 16 (3.56%) Life Science
6 12 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.00%) Statistics
8 8 (1.78%) FMCG
9 6 (1.34%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.34%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.89%) User Experience
11 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.45%) Equities
12 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.22%) Informatics
13 1 (0.22%) Open Source
13 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.11%) Windows
2 4 (0.89%) UNIX
3 3 (0.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) CentOS
4 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 176 (39.20%) Project Management
3 135 (30.07%) PRINCE2
4 129 (28.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (27.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 95 (21.16%) Change Management
7 91 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (19.60%) Process Management
9 85 (18.93%) Coaching
10 66 (14.70%) Process Improvement
11 64 (14.25%) ITIL
12 60 (13.36%) Business Analysis
12 60 (13.36%) Mentoring
13 46 (10.24%) Business Process Improvement
14 43 (9.58%) BPR
15 41 (9.13%) PRINCE
16 37 (8.24%) DFSS
17 34 (7.57%) DMAIC
18 28 (6.24%) Quality Management
19 27 (6.01%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.00%) SQL
2 6 (1.34%) C
3 4 (0.89%) C#
3 4 (0.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.89%) XPath
4 3 (0.67%) Perl
4 3 (0.67%) Python
5 2 (0.45%) VB
5 2 (0.45%) VBA
6 1 (0.22%) R
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.22%) PHP
6 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (22.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 85 (18.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 83 (18.49%) Degree
4 79 (17.59%) PMI Certification
5 56 (12.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 54 (12.03%) PMP
7 27 (6.01%) MBA
8 21 (4.68%) ISEB
9 18 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.56%) IIBA
12 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.45%) APMP
14 1 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
14 1 (0.22%) PhD
14 1 (0.22%) ACCA
14 1 (0.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.12%) QA
2 10 (2.23%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.78%) P3O
4 5 (1.11%) COBIT
5 4 (0.89%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.89%) SLA
6 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.22%) EMIR
8 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.22%) Varnish
1 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
1 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.79%) Minitab
3 22 (4.90%) IBM
4 18 (4.01%) SAP
5 17 (3.79%) webMethods
6 11 (2.45%) Cognizant
7 10 (2.23%) Oracle
8 2 (0.45%) Progress
8 2 (0.45%) JDA
8 2 (0.45%) Tableau
8 2 (0.45%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.22%) VMware
9 1 (0.22%) Casewise
9 1 (0.22%) Lagan
9 1 (0.22%) Northgate
9 1 (0.22%) Civica
9 1 (0.22%) Capita
9 1 (0.22%) Orchard
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
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