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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 737 759 777
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 139 196 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 101 159 186
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -

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
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
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 £31,426
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +11 123 £50,000 -13.04% 12
London +10 34 £70,000 +9.80% 4
North West -16 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South East +68 18 £50,000 -13.04%
Yorkshire +26 17 £45,000 +16.12% 1
South West +22 16 £35,000 -17.64%
Manchester -6 16 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Scotland +30 9 £30,500 -54.81% 1
West Yorkshire +24 9 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Leeds +25 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +15 8 £56,250 -5.46%
North Yorkshire +5 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 6 £55,750 -6.30%
Watford -4 6 £55,750 -6.30%
West Sussex +24 5 £55,000 +26.43%
City of London +7 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
West Midlands -13 5 £60,750 +27.89% 1
Gloucestershire -14 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Bristol - 5 £33,750 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Worthing - 5 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +17 4 - -
Cheshire +16 4 - -
Cardiff +1 4 £51,500 +14.44%
East Midlands +1 4 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South Wales +1 4 £51,500 +14.44%
Birmingham -7 4 £53,000 +32.50%

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 125 (47.17%) Finance
3 91 (34.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (32.83%) Process Improvement
5 80 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (26.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 68 (25.66%) Business Analysis
8 52 (19.62%) PRINCE2
8 52 (19.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 50 (18.87%) Project Management
9 50 (18.87%) Change Management
10 48 (18.11%) Waterfall
11 46 (17.36%) Degree
12 40 (15.09%) ISEB
12 40 (15.09%) MS Office
13 38 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (13.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 32 (12.08%) ITIL
16 30 (11.32%) BPMN
17 29 (10.94%) Coaching
17 29 (10.94%) MS Excel
18 27 (10.19%) Telecoms
19 24 (9.06%) SAP
19 24 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
20 23 (8.68%) Retail
20 23 (8.68%) MS Visio
21 22 (8.30%) Microsoft
22 21 (7.92%) TOGAF
22 21 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
23 20 (7.55%) Logistics

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 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
1 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) Confluence
2 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (15.09%) MS Office
2 29 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 23 (8.68%) MS Visio
4 21 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.40%) MS Project
6 8 (3.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) SAP CO
1 9 (3.40%) SAP FI
1 9 (3.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.89%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.75%) HFM
3 2 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.15%) Internet
2 5 (1.89%) Broadband
2 5 (1.89%) PBX
2 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.13%) Wireless
4 2 (0.75%) BGP
4 2 (0.75%) MPLS
4 2 (0.75%) OSPF
4 2 (0.75%) RIP
4 2 (0.75%) SAN
4 2 (0.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) DHCP
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.89%) MS Access
2 2 (0.75%) Essbase
3 1 (0.38%) QlikView
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) JIRA
1 1 (0.38%) Lombardi
General
1 125 (47.17%) Finance
2 27 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 23 (8.68%) Retail
4 20 (7.55%) Banking
5 15 (5.66%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.26%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Back Office
7 5 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.13%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Law
8 3 (1.13%) Legal
8 3 (1.13%) Military
9 2 (0.75%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (40.00%) Analyst
2 66 (24.91%) Business Analyst
3 35 (13.21%) Process Analyst
4 32 (12.08%) Project Manager
5 26 (9.81%) Consultant
6 25 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (7.17%) Architect
8 18 (6.79%) Senior Business Analyst
9 15 (5.66%) Business Architect
10 14 (5.28%) Business Manager
10 14 (5.28%) Business Process Analyst
10 14 (5.28%) Business Process Architect
10 14 (5.28%) SAP Architect
11 13 (4.91%) Finance Business Analyst
11 13 (4.91%) Financial Analyst
11 13 (4.91%) Financial Business Analyst
11 13 (4.91%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 13 (4.91%) Service Analyst
12 12 (4.53%) Business Improvement Analyst
13 11 (4.15%) Process Improvement Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.28%) Fintech
3 9 (3.40%) FMCG
3 9 (3.40%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.64%) PMI
5 5 (1.89%) IVR
5 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.89%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.13%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.13%) User Experience
7 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Economics
8 1 (0.38%) Life Science
8 1 (0.38%) Robotics
8 1 (0.38%) SCADA
8 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.64%) Windows
2 4 (1.51%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 91 (34.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (32.83%) Process Improvement
4 80 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (26.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 68 (25.66%) Business Analysis
7 52 (19.62%) PRINCE2
8 50 (18.87%) Change Management
8 50 (18.87%) Project Management
9 48 (18.11%) Waterfall
10 32 (12.08%) ITIL
11 30 (11.32%) BPMN
12 29 (10.94%) Coaching
13 24 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (7.92%) TOGAF
15 20 (7.55%) Logistics
15 20 (7.55%) Service Delivery
16 19 (7.17%) BPR
16 19 (7.17%) GAP Analysis
17 18 (6.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.26%) SQL
2 5 (1.89%) C
3 2 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (19.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 46 (17.36%) Degree
3 40 (15.09%) ISEB
4 37 (13.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 19 (7.17%) PMI Certification
6 13 (4.91%) PMP
7 7 (2.64%) APMP
7 7 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.64%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.51%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.13%) MBA
10 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.75%) CISA
11 2 (0.75%) CISSP
11 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) QA
2 11 (4.15%) MiFID
3 8 (3.02%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.64%) ISO 14001
4 7 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (2.26%) SLA
6 2 (0.75%) COBIT
6 2 (0.75%) COSO
6 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.75%) Terminal Server
1 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 24 (9.06%) SAP
2 22 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle
4 7 (2.64%) Cisco
5 4 (1.51%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.13%) IBM
6 3 (1.13%) Minitab
6 3 (1.13%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.13%) Pega
6 3 (1.13%) Xerox
7 2 (0.75%) Blue Prism
7 2 (0.75%) Dell
7 2 (0.75%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.75%) Tableau
7 2 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Casewise
8 1 (0.38%) Informatica
8 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Software AG
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