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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 799 788 790
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 149 197 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 114 138 147
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%

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
90489 96461 102042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.62% 85.98% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75205 77953 82278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 +10 144 £60,000 +9.09% 28
London +38 62 £65,000 +3.17% 13
South East +18 36 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Berkshire +20 20 £62,000 +12.72% 1
City of London +67 13 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Slough +1 11 £68,000 +23.63% 1
West Midlands -19 11 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +20 9 £53,000 -3.63% 4
Yorkshire -2 9 £32,500 -20.24% 2
Kent - 9 £50,000 -
East Midlands +2 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Manchester +11 7 £53,000 -3.63% 3
West Yorkshire -1 7 £32,500 -16.66% 2
South West -17 7 £39,500 -36.80% 1
East of England +19 6 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 6 £39,500 -
Coventry - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £60,000 -
Swindon - 6 £39,500 -
Northamptonshire -2 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Birmingham -13 5 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Malling - 5 £50,000 -
Reading +21 4 £51,250 -37.87%
Leeds +5 4 £32,000 -21.47% 2
Northampton -4 4 £30,000 -35.13%
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Oxfordshire -1 3 £36,000 -
Scotland -10 3 £155,000 +231.55% 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 335 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 122 (36.42%) Finance
3 105 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (30.75%) Process Improvement
5 100 (29.85%) Change Management
6 98 (29.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 94 (28.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 91 (27.16%) ITIL
8 91 (27.16%) PRINCE2
9 79 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
10 78 (23.28%) Project Management
11 65 (19.40%) Degree
12 63 (18.81%) Business Analysis
13 47 (14.03%) ISEB
14 45 (13.43%) Coaching
14 45 (13.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 44 (13.13%) Waterfall
16 43 (12.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 40 (11.94%) Service Delivery
18 36 (10.75%) Retail
18 36 (10.75%) SDLC
19 35 (10.45%) Mentoring
20 34 (10.15%) CRM
21 33 (9.85%) Process Management
22 31 (9.25%) TOGAF
23 29 (8.66%) Service Management
23 29 (8.66%) PMI Certification
24 28 (8.36%) Banking
24 28 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
24 28 (8.36%) People Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (0.60%) CMS
2 1 (0.30%) Apache
2 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (6.87%) MS Visio
2 22 (6.57%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.07%) MS Office
3 17 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.39%) MS Project
5 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) Extranet
2 2 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.19%) GIS
3 2 (0.60%) OLAP
4 1 (0.30%) MS Access
4 1 (0.30%) QlikView
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.49%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.90%) Maven
2 3 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 122 (36.42%) Finance
2 36 (10.75%) Retail
3 28 (8.36%) Banking
4 21 (6.27%) Marketing
5 20 (5.97%) Back Office
6 17 (5.07%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.28%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.99%) Retail Banking
9 9 (2.69%) Law
9 9 (2.69%) Legal
10 6 (1.79%) Automotive
11 5 (1.49%) Front Office
11 5 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.19%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.19%) Local Government
12 4 (1.19%) Military
12 4 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.60%) Publishing
14 1 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 117 (34.93%) Analyst
2 82 (24.48%) Business Analyst
3 36 (10.75%) Process Analyst
4 30 (8.96%) Consultant
5 27 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (7.46%) Senior Business Analyst
7 23 (6.87%) Project Manager
8 19 (5.67%) Programme Manager
9 18 (5.37%) Business Process Analyst
10 16 (4.78%) Architect
11 13 (3.88%) Business Consultant
11 13 (3.88%) SAP Manager
12 12 (3.58%) Banking Analyst
12 12 (3.58%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (3.58%) Process Improvement Analyst
12 12 (3.58%) SAP Programme Manager
13 10 (2.99%) Service Manager
14 9 (2.69%) Continuous Improvement Manager
14 9 (2.69%) IT Manager
14 9 (2.69%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.60%) XML
2 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.30%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.30%) JRules
2 1 (0.30%) Middleware
2 1 (0.30%) SOAP
2 1 (0.30%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.07%) PMI
4 10 (2.99%) FMCG
5 7 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.79%) Robotics
6 6 (1.79%) Statistics
7 5 (1.49%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.90%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.90%) Fintech
8 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.90%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.90%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.60%) Economics
10 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.30%) NHS
10 1 (0.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 105 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (30.75%) Process Improvement
4 100 (29.85%) Change Management
5 98 (29.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 94 (28.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 91 (27.16%) ITIL
7 91 (27.16%) PRINCE2
8 78 (23.28%) Project Management
9 63 (18.81%) Business Analysis
10 45 (13.43%) Coaching
11 44 (13.13%) Waterfall
12 40 (11.94%) Service Delivery
13 36 (10.75%) SDLC
14 35 (10.45%) Mentoring
15 34 (10.15%) CRM
16 33 (9.85%) Process Management
17 31 (9.25%) TOGAF
18 29 (8.66%) Service Management
19 28 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.79%) C
2 4 (1.19%) SQL
3 2 (0.60%) VBA
4 1 (0.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (19.40%) Degree
2 47 (14.03%) ISEB
3 45 (13.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 43 (12.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 29 (8.66%) PMI Certification
6 23 (6.87%) PMP
7 12 (3.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
9 10 (2.99%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 6 (1.79%) CBAP
11 4 (1.19%) ACCA
11 4 (1.19%) CIMA
11 4 (1.19%) CITP
11 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.19%) MBA
12 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.90%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (0.60%) CGEIT
13 2 (0.60%) CISA
13 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.97%) SLA
2 14 (4.18%) PMBOK
3 10 (2.99%) QA
4 5 (1.49%) COBIT
4 5 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.19%) COSO
5 4 (1.19%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.19%) ISO22301
5 4 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.60%) P3O
7 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.30%) EMIR
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.30%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (5.97%) SAP
2 19 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.39%) Minitab
4 8 (2.39%) Xerox
5 6 (1.79%) Oracle
6 4 (1.19%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.90%) HP
8 2 (0.60%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.60%) IBM
8 2 (0.60%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.30%) CollabNet
9 1 (0.30%) FNZ
9 1 (0.30%) hybris
9 1 (0.30%) ILOG
9 1 (0.30%) Kronos
9 1 (0.30%) Pega
9 1 (0.30%) Sage
9 1 (0.30%) VMware
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