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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 724 699 699
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 175 235 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 140 177 152
Average salary £52,750 £59,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.59% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £75,000 £79,950
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
90836 100276 87895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.05% 82.70% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73816 81539 72340
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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
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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 -6 158 £55,000 -8.33% 17
London +7 52 £66,250 +3.92% 8
South East +32 29 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire +16 28 £42,500 -33.07% 1
West Yorkshire +32 22 £42,500 +0.59%
Berkshire +21 18 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +14 14 £46,250 +23.33%
City of London +42 13 £58,750 -16.07% 4
West Midlands -3 13 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Northamptonshire -2 12 £46,250 +23.33%
Leeds +16 10 £42,500 -
Northampton +3 10 £46,250 +23.33%
Halifax - 10 - -
Slough +7 9 £55,000 -18.51% 1
South West 0 9 £65,000 - 1
North West -5 8 £55,000 +41.02% 2
Gloucestershire - 8 £65,000 - 1
Gloucester - 8 £65,000 -
Manchester +8 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Wokingham - 6 £44,000 -
Wales +2 5 £55,000 -5.17%
South Wales +2 5 £55,000 -5.17%
North Yorkshire +14 4 £40,000 -44.82% 1
Cardiff +2 4 £55,000 -5.17%
Birmingham -15 4 £56,250 -19.64%
Scotland +2 3 £42,000 -25.33% 1
East Sussex 0 3 £52,500 -
Durham - 3 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £70,000 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 365 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 196 (53.70%) Finance
3 126 (34.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 120 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (32.60%) Business Analysis
6 108 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (29.32%) Project Management
8 75 (20.55%) Process Improvement
9 72 (19.73%) Change Management
9 72 (19.73%) Banking
10 70 (19.18%) Degree
11 59 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (15.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 54 (14.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 52 (14.25%) Manufacturing
15 51 (13.97%) PRINCE2
16 46 (12.60%) ITIL
17 44 (12.05%) Mentoring
18 41 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (10.68%) Process Management
19 39 (10.68%) Retail
19 39 (10.68%) Coaching
20 35 (9.59%) SDLC
20 35 (9.59%) TOGAF
20 35 (9.59%) PRINCE
21 34 (9.32%) Waterfall
22 33 (9.04%) SAP
23 31 (8.49%) ISEB
23 31 (8.49%) PMI Certification
23 31 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (0.82%) IIS
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.55%) Drupal
3 1 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.29%) MS Office
3 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.84%) SAP BPC
2 10 (2.74%) SAP SCM
3 7 (1.92%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.64%) SAP MM
4 6 (1.64%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.64%) SAP LE
5 3 (0.82%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.55%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.74%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.29%) Internet
2 8 (2.19%) Intranet
3 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.55%) 4G
3 2 (0.55%) Broadband
3 2 (0.55%) 3G
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) VoIP
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.38%) SAP BI
2 14 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 196 (53.70%) Finance
2 72 (19.73%) Banking
3 52 (14.25%) Manufacturing
4 39 (10.68%) Retail
5 13 (3.56%) Marketing
6 12 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.74%) General Ledger
8 9 (2.47%) Legal
9 8 (2.19%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.10%) Automotive
12 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.82%) Front Office
12 3 (0.82%) Advertising
13 2 (0.55%) Law
13 2 (0.55%) Back Office
13 2 (0.55%) Billing
13 2 (0.55%) German Language
13 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.55%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (33.97%) Analyst
2 108 (29.59%) Business Analyst
3 43 (11.78%) Project Manager
4 41 (11.23%) Consultant
5 28 (7.67%) Process Manager
6 24 (6.58%) Architect
7 21 (5.75%) Change Manager
7 21 (5.75%) Business Manager
8 19 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (4.93%) Lead Business Analyst
10 15 (4.11%) Process Engineer
10 15 (4.11%) Process Analyst
11 14 (3.84%) Business Consultant
11 14 (3.84%) SAP Manager
12 13 (3.56%) Business Architect
12 13 (3.56%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (3.56%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (3.56%) Senior Manager
13 12 (3.29%) Business Change Manager
13 12 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.74%) Apache Flex
2 4 (1.10%) Web Services
2 4 (1.10%) XML
3 2 (0.55%) HTML
3 2 (0.55%) CSS
3 2 (0.55%) Ajax
4 1 (0.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.56%) PMI
3 11 (3.01%) User Experience
4 10 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.74%) Taxonomies
5 8 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.37%) FMCG
7 5 (1.37%) Statistics
8 4 (1.10%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.82%) Life Science
9 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.27%) Tandem
11 1 (0.27%) Derivative
11 1 (0.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.55%) Windows
2 1 (0.27%) Android
2 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 126 (34.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 120 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 119 (32.60%) Business Analysis
5 108 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (29.32%) Project Management
7 75 (20.55%) Process Improvement
8 72 (19.73%) Change Management
9 51 (13.97%) PRINCE2
10 46 (12.60%) ITIL
11 44 (12.05%) Mentoring
12 41 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (10.68%) Process Management
13 39 (10.68%) Coaching
14 35 (9.59%) SDLC
14 35 (9.59%) TOGAF
14 35 (9.59%) PRINCE
15 34 (9.32%) Waterfall
16 31 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
17 29 (7.95%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.10%) C
2 4 (1.10%) C#
2 4 (1.10%) XPath
3 3 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (19.18%) Degree
2 58 (15.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 54 (14.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 31 (8.49%) ISEB
4 31 (8.49%) PMI Certification
5 25 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (5.75%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 21 (5.75%) Security Cleared
7 19 (5.21%) PMP
8 14 (3.84%) DV Cleared
9 11 (3.01%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 8 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.10%) CRISC
12 4 (1.10%) CISA
12 4 (1.10%) MBA
12 4 (1.10%) CISSP
13 2 (0.55%) CISM
14 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.27%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.58%) QA
2 14 (3.84%) SLA
3 10 (2.74%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.92%) ISO 14001
5 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 33 (9.04%) SAP
2 12 (3.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.47%) IBM
4 7 (1.92%) Oracle
5 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.10%) webMethods
7 2 (0.55%) Pega
8 1 (0.27%) BMC
8 1 (0.27%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.27%) Minitab
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Flex hours, Healthcare etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wednesbury, West Midlands (County)
Yodel
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago