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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 770 787 778
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 154 177 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 118 142 170
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -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
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
(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 0 144 £55,000 +3.77% 28
London +42 67 £60,000 -7.69% 17
South East +13 36 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire +9 18 £62,000 +12.72% 1
City of London +42 12 £60,000 +2.12% 5
Slough +4 9 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North West +19 8 £53,000 -3.63% 3
Manchester +5 8 £53,000 -3.63% 3
South West -1 8 £39,500 -39.23% 2
Yorkshire -18 8 £32,500 -23.52% 3
West Midlands -21 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Kent - 8 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +16 7 £39,500 -1.25%
East of England +24 6 £45,000 +28.57%
East Midlands +5 6 £30,000 -35.13%
West Yorkshire -11 6 £32,250 -24.11% 1
Reading +22 5 £57,500 -30.30%
Swindon +3 5 £39,500 -1.25%
Birmingham -12 5 £47,500 -15.55%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £30,000 -35.13%
Leeds -8 4 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
West Malling - 4 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +9 3 £85,000 -9.33%
Coventry +2 3 - -
Oxfordshire -10 3 £36,000 -
Milton Keynes +31 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +28 2 - -
East Sussex +14 2 £39,000 -25.71%

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 321 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 123 (38.32%) Finance
3 109 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (29.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (28.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 91 (28.35%) Process Improvement
6 90 (28.04%) ITIL
7 83 (25.86%) Change Management
8 80 (24.92%) PRINCE2
9 79 (24.61%) Project Management
10 76 (23.68%) Degree
11 73 (22.74%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (20.25%) Business Analysis
13 45 (14.02%) Coaching
13 45 (14.02%) Waterfall
14 41 (12.77%) ISEB
15 39 (12.15%) Mentoring
16 38 (11.84%) Retail
16 38 (11.84%) TOGAF
17 36 (11.21%) Process Management
18 35 (10.90%) Service Delivery
18 35 (10.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
19 34 (10.59%) Banking
20 33 (10.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 32 (9.97%) SDLC
21 32 (9.97%) PMI Certification
22 31 (9.66%) CRM
23 30 (9.35%) People Management
24 27 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
25 24 (7.48%) Marketing

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 (0.62%) CMS
2 1 (0.31%) Apache
2 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (7.48%) MS Office
2 23 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.17%) MS Visio
3 19 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.87%) MS Project
5 5 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.87%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Extranet
2 2 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.25%) GIS
3 2 (0.62%) OLAP
4 1 (0.31%) MS Access
4 1 (0.31%) QlikView
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) JIRA
2 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.62%) Maven
2 2 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 123 (38.32%) Finance
2 38 (11.84%) Retail
3 34 (10.59%) Banking
4 24 (7.48%) Marketing
5 18 (5.61%) Back Office
6 16 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.74%) Retail Banking
9 10 (3.12%) Law
9 10 (3.12%) Legal
10 5 (1.56%) Automotive
10 5 (1.56%) Local Government
11 4 (1.25%) Front Office
11 4 (1.25%) Military
12 3 (0.93%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.62%) Publishing
14 1 (0.31%) Billing
14 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (38.01%) Analyst
2 89 (27.73%) Business Analyst
3 35 (10.90%) Process Analyst
4 32 (9.97%) Consultant
5 31 (9.66%) Senior Analyst
6 29 (9.03%) Senior Business Analyst
7 18 (5.61%) Business Process Analyst
7 18 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.98%) Architect
9 15 (4.67%) Banking Analyst
9 15 (4.67%) Business Consultant
10 14 (4.36%) Programme Manager
11 13 (4.05%) Service Manager
12 12 (3.74%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (3.74%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
12 12 (3.74%) SAP Manager
12 12 (3.74%) Service Improvement Manager
13 11 (3.43%) SAP Programme Manager
14 10 (3.12%) Continuous Improvement Manager
15 9 (2.80%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.62%) XML
2 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.31%) JRules
2 1 (0.31%) SOAP
2 1 (0.31%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.74%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.17%) PMI
3 20 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.49%) FMCG
6 6 (1.87%) Statistics
7 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.56%) Robotics
8 3 (0.93%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.93%) Economics
8 3 (0.93%) Fintech
8 3 (0.93%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.93%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.62%) NHS
9 2 (0.62%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.31%) Physics
10 1 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 109 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (29.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (28.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 91 (28.35%) Process Improvement
5 90 (28.04%) ITIL
6 83 (25.86%) Change Management
7 80 (24.92%) PRINCE2
8 79 (24.61%) Project Management
9 65 (20.25%) Business Analysis
10 45 (14.02%) Coaching
10 45 (14.02%) Waterfall
11 39 (12.15%) Mentoring
12 38 (11.84%) TOGAF
13 36 (11.21%) Process Management
14 35 (10.90%) Service Delivery
15 32 (9.97%) SDLC
16 31 (9.66%) CRM
17 30 (9.35%) People Management
18 27 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.25%) C
1 4 (1.25%) SQL
2 2 (0.62%) VBA
3 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 76 (23.68%) Degree
2 41 (12.77%) ISEB
3 35 (10.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 33 (10.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 32 (9.97%) PMI Certification
6 20 (6.23%) PMP
7 11 (3.43%) ISEB Practitioner
7 11 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.87%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 4 (1.25%) CITP
9 4 (1.25%) MBA
9 4 (1.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 3 (0.93%) CBAP
10 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.62%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.62%) CIMA
11 2 (0.62%) CISA
11 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.61%) SLA
2 14 (4.36%) QA
3 7 (2.18%) COBIT
3 7 (2.18%) PMBOK
4 6 (1.87%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.25%) COSO
6 4 (1.25%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.25%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.62%) P3O
8 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.61%) SAP
3 17 (5.30%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.12%) Xerox
5 7 (2.18%) Minitab
6 6 (1.87%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.56%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle
8 4 (1.25%) Capita
9 2 (0.62%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.62%) HP
9 2 (0.62%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.31%) hybris
10 1 (0.31%) IBM
10 1 (0.31%) ILOG
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Pega
10 1 (0.31%) Sage
10 1 (0.31%) VMware
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita plc
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum + + 20% bonus & excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago