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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 775 774 750
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 140 190 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 101 153 184
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £74,370
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -18.18%

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
86545 96257 103703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.90% 86.79% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72302 78663 84046
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 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +15 127 £59,250 +12.85% 18
London +16 52 £60,000 - 4
South East +54 35 £61,250 +11.36% 6
Berkshire +19 20 £62,500 +13.63% 1
East Midlands +17 15 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Slough +10 14 £65,000 +18.18% 1
City of London +54 10 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Northamptonshire +11 10 £52,500 +13.51% 1
North West +21 8 £55,000 - 1
Northampton +12 8 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Manchester +4 8 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 7 £50,000 -
South West +16 6 £39,500 -14.82% 1
Birmingham -4 6 £47,500 -20.83% 1
West Midlands -22 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Wiltshire +13 5 £39,500 -8.53%
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £30,000 -35.13% 1
West Malling - 4 £50,000 -
East of England +34 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Swindon +9 3 £39,500 -8.53%
Scotland +1 3 £46,500 +10.71% 2
Hampshire -2 3 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +31 2 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Nottingham +13 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf +4 2 £85,000 -9.33%
Yorkshire +1 2 £35,500 -16.47% 1
Glasgow -1 2 £46,500 +10.71% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 310 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 127 (40.97%) Finance
3 102 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (29.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (29.35%) ITIL
5 91 (29.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 91 (29.35%) Process Improvement
6 79 (25.48%) PRINCE2
7 78 (25.16%) Change Management
8 73 (23.55%) Degree
9 72 (23.23%) Project Management
10 66 (21.29%) Business Analysis
11 62 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (13.23%) Waterfall
12 41 (13.23%) TOGAF
13 40 (12.90%) Retail
13 40 (12.90%) Coaching
14 39 (12.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 38 (12.26%) Mentoring
16 36 (11.61%) Banking
17 35 (11.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
18 34 (10.97%) Process Management
19 32 (10.32%) PMI Certification
20 30 (9.68%) Service Delivery
21 29 (9.35%) People Management
21 29 (9.35%) Business Transformation
22 28 (9.03%) ISEB
23 26 (8.39%) MS Office
23 26 (8.39%) CRM
24 25 (8.06%) MS Excel

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 (0.65%) CMS
2 1 (0.32%) Apache
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (8.39%) MS Office
2 25 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 23 (7.42%) MS Visio
4 20 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.97%) Extranet
2 2 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.97%) GIS
3 1 (0.32%) MS Access
3 1 (0.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.65%) Maven
2 2 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 127 (40.97%) Finance
2 40 (12.90%) Retail
3 36 (11.61%) Banking
4 19 (6.13%) Marketing
5 16 (5.16%) Back Office
5 16 (5.16%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.19%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.87%) Retail Banking
8 10 (3.23%) Law
9 8 (2.58%) Legal
10 6 (1.94%) Local Government
11 4 (1.29%) Automotive
11 4 (1.29%) Front Office
11 4 (1.29%) Military
12 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Publishing
13 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.32%) Billing
13 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 119 (38.39%) Analyst
2 85 (27.42%) Business Analyst
3 36 (11.61%) Process Analyst
4 34 (10.97%) Senior Analyst
5 32 (10.32%) Consultant
5 32 (10.32%) Senior Business Analyst
6 19 (6.13%) Project Manager
7 17 (5.48%) Architect
7 17 (5.48%) Business Process Analyst
8 15 (4.84%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (4.84%) Business Consultant
9 12 (3.87%) Programme Manager
9 12 (3.87%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
9 12 (3.87%) Service Improvement Manager
9 12 (3.87%) Service Manager
10 11 (3.55%) Portfolio Manager
10 11 (3.55%) SAP Manager
11 10 (3.23%) Business Improvement Analyst
11 10 (3.23%) SAP Programme Manager
12 9 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.65%) XML
2 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.32%) JRules
2 1 (0.32%) SOAP
2 1 (0.32%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.10%) PMI
3 18 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.26%) FMCG
6 5 (1.61%) Robotics
7 4 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.97%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.97%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.97%) Economics
8 3 (0.97%) Fintech
8 3 (0.97%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.97%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.97%) Statistics
9 2 (0.65%) NHS
9 2 (0.65%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 102 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (29.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (29.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 91 (29.35%) ITIL
4 91 (29.35%) Process Improvement
5 79 (25.48%) PRINCE2
6 78 (25.16%) Change Management
7 72 (23.23%) Project Management
8 66 (21.29%) Business Analysis
9 41 (13.23%) TOGAF
9 41 (13.23%) Waterfall
10 40 (12.90%) Coaching
11 38 (12.26%) Mentoring
12 34 (10.97%) Process Management
13 30 (9.68%) Service Delivery
14 29 (9.35%) Business Transformation
14 29 (9.35%) People Management
15 26 (8.39%) CRM
16 25 (8.06%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.97%) C
2 1 (0.32%) Java
2 1 (0.32%) SQL
2 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (23.55%) Degree
2 39 (12.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 35 (11.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 32 (10.32%) PMI Certification
5 28 (9.03%) ISEB
6 20 (6.45%) PMP
7 11 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (2.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 6 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 3 (0.97%) CBAP
12 3 (0.97%) CITP
12 3 (0.97%) MBA
13 2 (0.65%) CGEIT
13 2 (0.65%) CISA
13 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.32%) APMP
14 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.16%) SLA
2 12 (3.87%) QA
3 7 (2.26%) COBIT
4 6 (1.94%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.61%) PMBOK
6 4 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.97%) COSO
7 3 (0.97%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.48%) SAP
3 16 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.23%) Xerox
5 8 (2.58%) Minitab
6 7 (2.26%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.94%) Capita
8 5 (1.61%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle
10 2 (0.65%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.65%) HP
10 2 (0.65%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.65%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.32%) hybris
11 1 (0.32%) IBM
11 1 (0.32%) ILOG
11 1 (0.32%) Informatica
11 1 (0.32%) Pega
11 1 (0.32%) VMware
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