The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 671 671 745
Rank change year-on-year
0 +74
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 231 217 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 171 178 96
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -27 205 £50,000 -0.99% 27
London -48 79 £58,750 -9.61% 11
Yorkshire -27 30 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Midlands +19 29 £45,000 -18.18%
Northamptonshire - 29 £45,000 -
North West +25 24 £38,000 -14.60% 1
South East -21 23 £55,000 +29.98% 5
Northampton - 22 £45,000 -
Scotland +5 18 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Edinburgh -9 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
City of London -15 15 £65,000 -1.88% 1
South Yorkshire - 14 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 11 £72,500 +83.54%
Barnsley - 11 £74,100 -
Merseyside +8 10 £38,000 -2.56%
West Yorkshire -52 10 £42,000 -3.44% 1
Liverpool +10 9 £38,000 -2.56%
Manchester +6 8 £33,750 -32.50% 1
East of England -6 7 £60,000 +54.83%
West Midlands -11 7 £75,000 +53.84% 3
Coventry +9 5 £75,000 +66.66%
South Wales -1 5 £58,000 +85.60%
Hertfordshire -4 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Cardiff -8 5 £58,000 +85.60%
Wales -9 5 £58,000 +85.60%
Leeds -43 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Enfield - 5 £53,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire -15 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Glasgow - 3 £54,500 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 442 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 227 (51.36%) Finance
3 196 (44.34%) Project Management
4 129 (29.19%) PRINCE2
5 108 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 105 (23.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (19.68%) Banking
8 86 (19.46%) Change Management
9 82 (18.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 75 (16.97%) PMI Certification
11 74 (16.74%) Degree
12 73 (16.52%) ITIL
13 67 (15.16%) Manufacturing
13 67 (15.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 66 (14.93%) Process Management
15 63 (14.25%) PRINCE
16 60 (13.57%) Business Analysis
17 55 (12.44%) BPR
18 52 (11.76%) PMP
18 52 (11.76%) Retail
19 46 (10.41%) Process Improvement
20 42 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
21 41 (9.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
22 37 (8.37%) Performance Management
23 31 (7.01%) MS Office
23 31 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
24 30 (6.79%) DMAIC
25 28 (6.33%) MS Excel
25 28 (6.33%) Marketing
26 27 (6.11%) Business Development

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.68%) MQSeries
3 3 (0.68%) SAS
3 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.45%) IIS
4 2 (0.45%) Documentum
4 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (7.01%) MS Office
2 28 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.49%) MS Project
6 5 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.90%) SPSS
8 1 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.23%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 16 (3.62%) SAP CRM
2 15 (3.39%) SAP SCM
2 15 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (3.39%) SAP CO
2 15 (3.39%) SAP SD
2 15 (3.39%) SAP FI
2 15 (3.39%) SAP MM
2 15 (3.39%) SAP LE
2 15 (3.39%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.45%) Movex
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.23%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.71%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.39%) SAP BI
2 3 (0.68%) DB2
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.45%) Spotfire
3 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.23%) MS Access
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.23%) QlikView
4 1 (0.23%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.23%) JUnit
2 1 (0.23%) Lombardi
General
1 227 (51.36%) Finance
2 87 (19.68%) Banking
3 67 (15.16%) Manufacturing
4 52 (11.76%) Retail
5 28 (6.33%) Marketing
6 26 (5.88%) Legal
7 17 (3.85%) French Language
8 16 (3.62%) Czech Language
8 16 (3.62%) Billing
9 14 (3.17%) Telecoms
10 13 (2.94%) Advertising
11 11 (2.49%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.90%) Automotive
13 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.45%) Law
14 2 (0.45%) Back Office
14 2 (0.45%) Military
15 1 (0.23%) Games
15 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 121 (27.38%) Analyst
2 101 (22.85%) Business Analyst
3 82 (18.55%) Project Manager
4 59 (13.35%) Consultant
5 39 (8.82%) Process Analyst
6 33 (7.47%) Process Manager
6 33 (7.47%) Programme Manager
7 32 (7.24%) Business Manager
8 31 (7.01%) Business Process Analyst
9 27 (6.11%) Senior Manager
10 22 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
11 20 (4.52%) Change Manager
12 19 (4.30%) Senior Business Analyst
13 18 (4.07%) Architect
14 17 (3.85%) Six Sigma Consultant
15 16 (3.62%) SAP Manager
16 15 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
17 13 (2.94%) IT Business Analyst
17 13 (2.94%) Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.13%) Web Services
2 3 (0.68%) XML
2 3 (0.68%) .NET
2 3 (0.68%) J2EE
3 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.45%) JPA
3 2 (0.45%) HTML
3 2 (0.45%) CSS
3 2 (0.45%) JDBC
3 2 (0.45%) WSDL
3 2 (0.45%) Ajax
3 2 (0.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.23%) JMS
4 1 (0.23%) Struts
4 1 (0.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.20%) PMI
1 23 (5.20%) Life Science
2 15 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.49%) Credit Risk
4 10 (2.26%) FMCG
4 10 (2.26%) Taxonomies
5 5 (1.13%) E-Learning
5 5 (1.13%) Fixed Income
6 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.68%) Statistics
7 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.45%) NHS
8 2 (0.45%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.45%) Economics
8 2 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.81%) Windows
2 4 (0.90%) AIX
2 4 (0.90%) Linux
3 3 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 196 (44.34%) Project Management
3 129 (29.19%) PRINCE2
4 108 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 105 (23.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (19.46%) Change Management
7 73 (16.52%) ITIL
8 66 (14.93%) Process Management
9 63 (14.25%) PRINCE
10 60 (13.57%) Business Analysis
11 55 (12.44%) BPR
12 46 (10.41%) Process Improvement
13 42 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (8.37%) Performance Management
15 31 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (6.79%) DMAIC
17 27 (6.11%) Business Development
17 27 (6.11%) DFSS
18 26 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
19 25 (5.66%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.04%) SQL
2 8 (1.81%) C
3 3 (0.68%) Python
3 3 (0.68%) Java
3 3 (0.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.23%) C++
4 1 (0.23%) Perl
4 1 (0.23%) PHP
4 1 (0.23%) VBScript
4 1 (0.23%) VB
4 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.23%) VBA
4 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 82 (18.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 75 (16.97%) PMI Certification
3 74 (16.74%) Degree
4 67 (15.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 52 (11.76%) PMP
6 41 (9.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 23 (5.20%) MBA
8 21 (4.75%) ISEB
9 20 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.58%) IIBA
11 6 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.90%) EnCE
12 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.90%) CISSP
12 4 (0.90%) GIAC
13 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.71%) QA
2 11 (2.49%) SLA
3 9 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.04%) P3O
4 5 (1.13%) COBIT
5 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.45%) EMIR
6 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) MiFID
7 1 (0.23%) COREP
7 1 (0.23%) FINREP
Vendors
1 27 (6.11%) SAP
2 25 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.43%) Minitab
4 19 (4.30%) IBM
5 10 (2.26%) webMethods
6 9 (2.04%) Cognizant
7 8 (1.81%) Oracle
8 3 (0.68%) JDA
8 3 (0.68%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.68%) RedPrairie
8 3 (0.68%) Pega
9 2 (0.45%) Tableau
9 2 (0.45%) Cognos
9 2 (0.45%) JBoss
9 2 (0.45%) ILOG
9 2 (0.45%) Avaya
10 1 (0.23%) QAD
10 1 (0.23%) Casewise
10 1 (0.23%) Lagan
10 1 (0.23%) Northgate
Southampton, Hampshire
B&Q
Salary: From £40,000 to £5,000,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, BUPA, ShareSave,
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
UK Sport
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago