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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 707 677 738
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +61
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 181 198 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 155 152 75
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £35,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +12.22%

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
87329 85491 87260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.68% 82.25% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71992 68288 74041
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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 -19 156 £55,000 +4.76% 24
London -38 45 £62,500 +4.16% 10
South East -37 28 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West +8 21 £47,000 +10.58% 2
East Midlands +38 17 £56,250 -25.00% 1
City of London +2 16 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Yorkshire -19 15 £39,250 -6.54% 1
Berkshire +10 14 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Manchester +3 14 £42,000 -21.86% 1
Northampton - 14 £56,250 -
Northamptonshire - 14 £56,250 -
West Midlands -24 13 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Slough +13 11 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Rochdale - 8 £44,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 8 £72,500 -
Cheshire -7 7 £77,500 +82.35% 1
North East -8 7 £52,500 +6.59% 2
West Yorkshire -19 6 £36,000 -14.28% 1
South Wales - 6 £38,000 - 2
Wales - 6 £38,000 - 2
Knutsford - 6 £77,500 -
Cardiff - 6 £38,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +10 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Walsall -1 4 £42,250 +20.71%
South Yorkshire -8 4 - -
Sheffield -9 4 - -
Stockton-on-Tees - 4 £52,500 - 1
Middlesbrough - 4 £52,500 -
Durham - 4 £52,500 - 1
Scotland +14 3 £46,000 - 2

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 388 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 156 (40.21%) Finance
3 153 (39.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 138 (35.57%) Project Management
5 126 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (29.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 96 (24.74%) PRINCE2
8 86 (22.16%) Banking
9 81 (20.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 77 (19.85%) Business Analysis
11 76 (19.59%) Change Management
12 74 (19.07%) Process Improvement
13 72 (18.56%) PMI Certification
14 69 (17.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 66 (17.01%) Degree
16 65 (16.75%) Process Management
17 62 (15.98%) Business Process Improvement
18 54 (13.92%) PMP
19 52 (13.40%) Mentoring
20 51 (13.14%) Manufacturing
21 49 (12.63%) SAP
22 48 (12.37%) Coaching
23 45 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
24 42 (10.82%) PRINCE
24 42 (10.82%) ITIL
25 40 (10.31%) Enterprise Architecture
25 40 (10.31%) Business Transformation
26 38 (9.79%) ISEB
27 35 (9.02%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
28 34 (8.76%) Legal

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (2.58%) IIS
1 10 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.77%) Documentum
3 1 (0.26%) nginx
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.26%) Apache
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (4.38%) MS Office
2 14 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.32%) MS Project
5 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (4.90%) SAP BPC
2 7 (1.80%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.52%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.67%) Internet
2 4 (1.03%) Firewall
3 2 (0.52%) LAN
3 2 (0.52%) WAN
3 2 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.26%) SAN
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.90%) SAP BI
2 13 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.03%) MS Access
5 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Redis
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 156 (40.21%) Finance
2 86 (22.16%) Banking
3 51 (13.14%) Manufacturing
4 34 (8.76%) Legal
5 32 (8.25%) Marketing
6 24 (6.19%) Retail
7 17 (4.38%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.58%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.80%) Automotive
9 7 (1.80%) Billing
10 6 (1.55%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.03%) General Ledger
12 4 (1.03%) Front Office
12 4 (1.03%) Czech Language
12 4 (1.03%) French Language
13 3 (0.77%) Back Office
13 3 (0.77%) Advertising
14 2 (0.52%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 120 (30.93%) Analyst
2 91 (23.45%) Business Analyst
3 67 (17.27%) Project Manager
4 47 (12.11%) Consultant
5 34 (8.76%) Architect
6 29 (7.47%) SAP Manager
7 23 (5.93%) Business Architect
8 22 (5.67%) Process Analyst
9 18 (4.64%) Business Manager
10 17 (4.38%) SAP Project Manager
11 16 (4.12%) Process Manager
12 14 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
13 13 (3.35%) Programme Manager
14 12 (3.09%) SAP Programme Manager
15 11 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (2.58%) Senior Project Manager
16 10 (2.58%) Process Consultant
16 10 (2.58%) Senior Manager
17 9 (2.32%) Business Process Analyst
17 9 (2.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.58%) Web Services
1 10 (2.58%) XML
2 4 (1.03%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.52%) Middleware
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.67%) PMI
2 22 (5.67%) Credit Risk
3 20 (5.15%) Taxonomies
4 17 (4.38%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.84%) User Experience
6 10 (2.58%) Life Science
6 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.32%) Statistics
8 6 (1.55%) FMCG
9 5 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.77%) Economics
11 3 (0.77%) Open Source
12 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.52%) Informatics
12 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.52%) NHS
12 2 (0.52%) HACMP
13 1 (0.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.29%) UNIX
2 4 (1.03%) Windows
3 3 (0.77%) Linux
4 2 (0.52%) Android
4 2 (0.52%) AIX
4 2 (0.52%) Solaris
4 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) CentOS
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 153 (39.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 138 (35.57%) Project Management
4 126 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (29.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 96 (24.74%) PRINCE2
7 77 (19.85%) Business Analysis
8 76 (19.59%) Change Management
9 74 (19.07%) Process Improvement
10 65 (16.75%) Process Management
11 62 (15.98%) Business Process Improvement
12 52 (13.40%) Mentoring
13 48 (12.37%) Coaching
14 42 (10.82%) PRINCE
14 42 (10.82%) ITIL
15 40 (10.31%) Enterprise Architecture
15 40 (10.31%) Business Transformation
16 29 (7.47%) Waterfall
17 28 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (6.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.09%) C
2 10 (2.58%) C#
2 10 (2.58%) JavaScript
2 10 (2.58%) XPath
3 9 (2.32%) SQL
4 4 (1.03%) VBA
5 3 (0.77%) Perl
6 2 (0.52%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 81 (20.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 72 (18.56%) PMI Certification
3 69 (17.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 66 (17.01%) Degree
5 54 (13.92%) PMP
6 38 (9.79%) ISEB
7 35 (9.02%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 21 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (2.32%) MBA
12 8 (2.06%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
13 6 (1.55%) APMP
14 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.52%) IBM AIX Certification
16 1 (0.26%) ACCA
16 1 (0.26%) CISA
16 1 (0.26%) CIMA
16 1 (0.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.61%) QA
2 13 (3.35%) ISO 9001
3 12 (3.09%) ISO 14001
4 11 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) P3O
5 1 (0.26%) EMIR
5 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) GPFS
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Varnish
2 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
1 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (12.63%) SAP
2 24 (6.19%) IBM
3 20 (5.15%) webMethods
4 16 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.12%) Oracle
5 7 (1.80%) Minitab
6 6 (1.55%) Cognizant
7 4 (1.03%) BMC
8 3 (0.77%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.52%) Progress
10 1 (0.26%) Cognos
10 1 (0.26%) Software AG
10 1 (0.26%) Pega
10 1 (0.26%) VMware
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