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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 700 698 693
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 197 201 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 173 156 121
Average salary £57,500 £48,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.55% -16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% +8.04%

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
92374 89648 91863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.25% 81.74% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76138 72001 78206
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 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 December 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
(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 -19 163 £57,500 +19.79% 22
London +10 44 £60,000 -4.00% 12
South East +1 35 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East Midlands - 19 £57,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 18 £57,500 - 1
Northampton - 18 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands -1 17 £41,500 +2.46% 2
North West -15 17 £47,000 +10.58% 1
City of London +29 16 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire -41 14 £36,000 -14.28% 1
Manchester -17 13 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £72,500 -
Berkshire 0 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey 0 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Slough -6 9 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England -23 7 £47,500 +66.66%
Rochdale - 7 £47,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -13 6 £42,500 -
Scotland +12 5 £53,000 +8.16% 2
Sheffield -17 5 £42,500 -
North East -25 5 £52,500 +9.37%
West Yorkshire -37 5 £36,000 -14.28%
South Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire +5 4 £41,500 +38.33%
Edinburgh +1 4 £60,000 +22.44%
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £46,250 -42.18%
Cheshire -6 4 £77,500 +82.35%
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £61,250 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 402 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 159 (39.55%) Finance
3 156 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (34.08%) Project Management
5 124 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (29.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 104 (25.87%) PRINCE2
8 98 (24.38%) Banking
9 86 (21.39%) Change Management
10 85 (21.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 78 (19.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 78 (19.40%) Process Management
12 76 (18.91%) PMI Certification
12 76 (18.91%) Process Improvement
13 65 (16.17%) Business Process Improvement
14 64 (15.92%) Degree
15 62 (15.42%) Business Analysis
16 57 (14.18%) PMP
17 54 (13.43%) Coaching
18 52 (12.94%) Manufacturing
19 51 (12.69%) Mentoring
20 46 (11.44%) ITIL
21 44 (10.95%) SAP
22 41 (10.20%) Legal
23 39 (9.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
24 37 (9.20%) Business Transformation
24 37 (9.20%) PRINCE
25 36 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
25 36 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
26 35 (8.71%) Marketing

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (2.24%) IIS
1 9 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.00%) Documentum
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) nginx
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (5.97%) MS Office
2 15 (3.73%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.74%) MS Project
4 10 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.73%) SAP BPC
2 7 (1.74%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.97%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.98%) Internet
2 3 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.50%) LAN
3 2 (0.50%) WAN
3 2 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
4 1 (0.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.73%) SAP BI
2 12 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.00%) MS Access
6 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Redis
7 1 (0.25%) MySQL
7 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.49%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 159 (39.55%) Finance
2 98 (24.38%) Banking
3 52 (12.94%) Manufacturing
4 41 (10.20%) Legal
5 35 (8.71%) Marketing
6 24 (5.97%) Retail
7 15 (3.73%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.49%) Investment Banking
9 9 (2.24%) Czech Language
9 9 (2.24%) French Language
10 8 (1.99%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.74%) Billing
11 7 (1.74%) Automotive
12 6 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.49%) Advertising
13 2 (0.50%) Front Office
14 1 (0.25%) Back Office
14 1 (0.25%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 116 (28.86%) Analyst
2 87 (21.64%) Business Analyst
3 66 (16.42%) Project Manager
4 47 (11.69%) Consultant
5 39 (9.70%) Architect
6 31 (7.71%) Business Architect
7 28 (6.97%) Process Analyst
8 25 (6.22%) SAP Manager
9 22 (5.47%) Process Manager
10 21 (5.22%) Business Manager
11 15 (3.73%) SAP Project Manager
11 15 (3.73%) Business Process Analyst
12 12 (2.99%) Programme Manager
12 12 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.74%) Process Consultant
13 11 (2.74%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (2.49%) SAP Programme Manager
14 10 (2.49%) Process Improvement Consultant
15 9 (2.24%) Business Consultant
15 9 (2.24%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.24%) Web Services
1 9 (2.24%) XML
2 2 (0.50%) Middleware
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.71%) Credit Risk
3 28 (6.97%) Taxonomies
4 23 (5.72%) PMI
5 16 (3.98%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.74%) Life Science
8 9 (2.24%) User Experience
9 7 (1.74%) FMCG
9 7 (1.74%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.74%) Statistics
10 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.24%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.00%) Economics
12 3 (0.75%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.75%) Open Source
13 2 (0.50%) Informatics
13 2 (0.50%) Equities
13 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.24%) UNIX
2 3 (0.75%) Windows
2 3 (0.75%) Linux
3 2 (0.50%) AIX
3 2 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.25%) Android
4 1 (0.25%) CentOS
4 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 156 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 137 (34.08%) Project Management
4 124 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
5 120 (29.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 104 (25.87%) PRINCE2
7 86 (21.39%) Change Management
8 78 (19.40%) Process Management
9 76 (18.91%) Process Improvement
10 65 (16.17%) Business Process Improvement
11 62 (15.42%) Business Analysis
12 54 (13.43%) Coaching
13 51 (12.69%) Mentoring
14 46 (11.44%) ITIL
15 37 (9.20%) PRINCE
15 37 (9.20%) Business Transformation
16 36 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
17 27 (6.72%) SOA
18 26 (6.47%) DFSS
19 25 (6.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.74%) C
2 10 (2.49%) SQL
3 9 (2.24%) C#
3 9 (2.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (2.24%) XPath
4 5 (1.24%) VBA
5 3 (0.75%) Perl
6 2 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby
7 1 (0.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.25%) Java
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (21.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 78 (19.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 76 (18.91%) PMI Certification
4 64 (15.92%) Degree
5 57 (14.18%) PMP
6 39 (9.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 35 (8.71%) ISEB
8 17 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (3.48%) MBA
10 13 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.99%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 7 (1.74%) APMP
13 6 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.50%) IIBA
15 2 (0.50%) IBM AIX Certification
16 1 (0.25%) ACCA
16 1 (0.25%) CIMA
16 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.99%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.74%) ISO 14001
2 11 (2.74%) QA
3 9 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.24%) COBIT
5 2 (0.50%) EMIR
5 2 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) GPFS
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Varnish
2 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
1 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (10.95%) SAP
2 32 (7.96%) IBM
3 28 (6.97%) webMethods
4 19 (4.73%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.73%) Oracle
6 13 (3.23%) Minitab
7 7 (1.74%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.00%) BMC
9 3 (0.75%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.50%) Progress
11 1 (0.25%) Cognos
11 1 (0.25%) Software AG
11 1 (0.25%) VMware
11 1 (0.25%) Lagan
11 1 (0.25%) Northgate
11 1 (0.25%) Civica
11 1 (0.25%) Capita
11 1 (0.25%) Orchard
11 1 (0.25%) Pega
Derby, Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent Base, Bonus, Car Allowance and Benef
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zebra People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus + £5K Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus + £5K Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
GE Capital
Salary: £ Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £42000 per annum + car
Posted: 21 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago