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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
UK
Rank 750 786 776
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 113 167 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 140 142
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £84,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%

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
74927 89028 92672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.30% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 61585 73757 75638
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £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 27 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 +18 96 £55,000 - 17
London +29 33 £62,500 -9.09% 8
North West -22 17 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +42 15 £35,000 - 1
South East +42 15 £50,250 -16.25%
Manchester -32 12 £45,000 +9.09% 2
City of London +9 9 £58,750 -2.08% 4
West Yorkshire +21 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 7 £45,000 -
South Wales - 7 £45,000 -
Wales - 7 £45,000 -
South West +16 6 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Selby - 6 - -
North Yorkshire - 6 - -
Cheshire +10 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Scotland +23 4 £56,250 -44.71%
Bristol - 4 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 4 £37,750 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire +19 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Warrington +9 2 - -
West Midlands +9 2 £71,250 +78.12% 5
West Sussex +1 2 £60,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -2 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £62,500 +19.04%
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
North East - 2 £45,000 -
Crawley - 2 £60,000 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 111 (44.05%) Finance
3 77 (30.56%) Process Improvement
4 72 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 71 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (23.41%) Business Analysis
8 58 (23.02%) Project Management
9 56 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 55 (21.83%) Degree
11 43 (17.06%) Change Management
12 40 (15.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 37 (14.68%) Waterfall
13 37 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (14.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 35 (13.89%) MS Office
14 35 (13.89%) Coaching
15 34 (13.49%) MS Excel
16 32 (12.70%) ISEB
16 32 (12.70%) Performance Improvement
17 30 (11.90%) BPMN
18 29 (11.51%) Telecoms
19 26 (10.32%) Manufacturing
19 26 (10.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
20 25 (9.92%) MS PowerPoint
20 25 (9.92%) Service Delivery
21 23 (9.13%) Microsoft
22 21 (8.33%) Retail
23 20 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
24 19 (7.54%) Process Management

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 1 (0.40%) Confluence
1 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (13.89%) MS Office
2 34 (13.49%) MS Excel
3 25 (9.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 13 (5.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.79%) HFM
3 2 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.79%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.37%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.35%) Internet
2 6 (2.38%) Broadband
3 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.19%) PBX
4 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.19%) Wireless
5 2 (0.79%) BGP
5 2 (0.79%) MPLS
5 2 (0.79%) OSPF
5 2 (0.79%) RIP
5 2 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.19%) MS Access
2 2 (0.79%) Essbase
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.40%) QlikView
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JIRA
1 1 (0.40%) Lombardi
General
1 111 (44.05%) Finance
2 29 (11.51%) Telecoms
3 26 (10.32%) Manufacturing
4 21 (8.33%) Retail
5 16 (6.35%) Banking
6 12 (4.76%) Legal
7 9 (3.57%) Law
7 9 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.78%) Back Office
9 5 (1.98%) Marketing
10 4 (1.59%) Billing
11 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.79%) Automotive
12 2 (0.79%) Military
13 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.40%) Front Office
13 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (33.73%) Analyst
2 53 (21.03%) Business Analyst
3 48 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 40 (15.87%) Consultant
5 27 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 19 (7.54%) Process Analyst
8 13 (5.16%) Process Consultant
8 13 (5.16%) Six Sigma Consultant
9 12 (4.76%) Architect
9 12 (4.76%) Lean Consultant
10 11 (4.37%) Business Improvement Specialist
11 9 (3.57%) Developer
11 9 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) Lean Specialist
11 9 (3.57%) Six Sigma Specialist
12 8 (3.17%) Business Architect
12 8 (3.17%) Business Manager
12 8 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement Specialist
12 8 (3.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.97%) FMCG
2 10 (3.97%) Virtual Team
3 8 (3.17%) Reinsurance
4 7 (2.78%) Fintech
5 6 (2.38%) User Experience
6 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.19%) IVR
7 3 (1.19%) PMI
7 3 (1.19%) Robotics
8 2 (0.79%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.79%) Life Science
8 2 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.38%) Windows
2 4 (1.59%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 77 (30.56%) Process Improvement
3 72 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 71 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (23.41%) Business Analysis
7 58 (23.02%) Project Management
8 56 (22.22%) PRINCE2
9 43 (17.06%) Change Management
10 37 (14.68%) Waterfall
11 35 (13.89%) Coaching
12 32 (12.70%) Performance Improvement
13 30 (11.90%) BPMN
14 26 (10.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 25 (9.92%) Service Delivery
16 20 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (7.54%) Process Management
18 17 (6.75%) ITIL
18 17 (6.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 16 (6.35%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.76%) C
2 8 (3.17%) SQL
3 5 (1.98%) Java
4 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) R
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (21.83%) Degree
2 40 (15.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 37 (14.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 32 (12.70%) ISEB
5 19 (7.54%) PMI Certification
6 17 (6.75%) PMP
7 12 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.17%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.78%) APMP
9 7 (2.78%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 5 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.19%) MBA
13 2 (0.79%) CISA
13 2 (0.79%) CISSP
14 1 (0.40%) ACCA
14 1 (0.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.76%) ISO 14001
1 12 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 12 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.57%) QA
3 4 (1.59%) SLA
4 3 (1.19%) COBIT
4 3 (1.19%) MiFID
4 3 (1.19%) PMO
5 2 (0.79%) COSO
5 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.40%) IFRS
6 1 (0.40%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (9.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.35%) SAP
3 14 (5.56%) Oracle
4 7 (2.78%) Cisco
5 6 (2.38%) IBM
5 6 (2.38%) Pega
6 4 (1.59%) Blue Prism
6 4 (1.59%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.79%) Tableau
7 2 (0.79%) Xerox
8 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.40%) Epicor
8 1 (0.40%) Sage
8 1 (0.40%) Software AG
8 1 (0.40%) VMware
8 1 (0.40%) Zuora
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