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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 653 702 672
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -30
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 250 210 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 203 160 176
Average salary £57,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +7.14%

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
94518 96399 86950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.80% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 77981 76960 71128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +58 224 £60,000 +20.00% 25
London +53 116 £67,500 +8.00% 9
South East -3 25 £52,500 +5.00% 6
City of London +43 22 £70,000 +77.21% 1
West Midlands +6 22 £43,750 -23.91% 2
East Midlands -4 19 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire 0 17 £52,500 +16.66%
Northampton -11 17 £52,500 +16.66%
Scotland +3 14 £36,000 -20.00% 3
North West -3 14 £51,000 +34.21% 1
Canary Wharf - 14 £70,000 -
Manchester +7 11 £57,000 +75.38%
Edinburgh -7 11 £32,000 -28.88% 3
Berkshire +20 10 £52,500 +26.50%
South West -11 10 £45,811 +1.80%
Coventry -6 9 - -
Swindon +19 8 £45,811 +1.80%
Wiltshire +13 8 £45,811 +1.80%
Wales -2 7 £41,000 -3.52%
South Wales -7 7 £41,000 -3.52%
Yorkshire -7 7 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff -13 7 £41,000 -3.52%
East of England - 7 £50,000 - 5
Hertfordshire - 7 £50,000 - 3
Middlesex - 6 £65,000 -
Hampshire +24 5 £33,000 -40.00%
West Yorkshire +7 4 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Telford - 4 £37,250 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £37,250 - 1
Glasgow +5 3 £45,000 -17.43%

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 421 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 217 (51.54%) Finance
3 104 (24.70%) ITIL
4 102 (24.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 96 (22.80%) Project Management
6 95 (22.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 95 (22.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 92 (21.85%) Change Management
8 88 (20.90%) Business Analysis
9 83 (19.71%) PRINCE2
9 83 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
10 77 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (18.05%) Degree
12 71 (16.86%) Service Management
12 71 (16.86%) Banking
13 63 (14.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 62 (14.73%) Waterfall
15 52 (12.35%) Process Improvement
15 52 (12.35%) ITSM
16 48 (11.40%) Service Delivery
17 46 (10.93%) Retail
18 44 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
19 43 (10.21%) SAP
20 42 (9.98%) Process Management
21 36 (8.55%) Manufacturing
22 34 (8.08%) Configuration Management
23 32 (7.60%) RUP
24 31 (7.36%) ITIL V3
25 29 (6.89%) Coaching
25 29 (6.89%) Release Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.48%) Drupal
2 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.28%) MS Office
3 15 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.09%) SAP FI
2 10 (2.38%) SAP APO
2 10 (2.38%) SAP SCM
3 9 (2.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (2.14%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.90%) SAP MM
5 6 (1.43%) SAP SD
5 6 (1.43%) SAP LE
6 5 (1.19%) AWD
7 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.48%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.48%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.90%) Intranet
2 6 (1.43%) WAN
3 4 (0.95%) FTP
3 4 (0.95%) Firewall
3 4 (0.95%) DNS
4 2 (0.48%) IPsec
4 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.48%) 4G
4 2 (0.48%) VPN
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.48%) 3G
4 2 (0.48%) ADSL
4 2 (0.48%) Broadband
4 2 (0.48%) ISDN
4 2 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.95%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (5.23%) Subversion
1 22 (5.23%) Maven
1 22 (5.23%) Git (software)
1 22 (5.23%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.61%) Hudson
General
1 217 (51.54%) Finance
2 71 (16.86%) Banking
3 46 (10.93%) Retail
4 36 (8.55%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (2.85%) Marketing
8 11 (2.61%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.90%) Law
10 6 (1.43%) Advertising
11 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.95%) Automotive
11 4 (0.95%) Back Office
12 3 (0.71%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) German Language
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
14 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 114 (27.08%) Analyst
2 85 (20.19%) Business Analyst
3 76 (18.05%) Consultant
4 31 (7.36%) Project Manager
5 26 (6.18%) Process Manager
6 25 (5.94%) Architect
6 25 (5.94%) Configuration Manager
6 25 (5.94%) Change Manager
6 25 (5.94%) Business Consultant
7 19 (4.51%) SAP Consultant
7 19 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (4.51%) Process Analyst
8 17 (4.04%) Business Architect
9 16 (3.80%) Process Consultant
9 16 (3.80%) Software Manager
9 16 (3.80%) Process Improvement Manager
10 12 (2.85%) Lead Business Analyst
10 12 (2.85%) Senior Business Analyst
10 12 (2.85%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (2.85%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.14%) Web Services
2 8 (1.90%) Middleware
3 7 (1.66%) .NET
4 5 (1.19%) XML
5 2 (0.48%) CSS
5 2 (0.48%) Ajax
5 2 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.28%) PMI
4 12 (2.85%) FMCG
4 12 (2.85%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 8 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.66%) CMDB
7 6 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.95%) Derivative
8 4 (0.95%) Statistics
8 4 (0.95%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.95%) User Experience
9 3 (0.71%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.48%) Life Science
10 2 (0.48%) SecurID
10 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.48%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.85%) UNIX
2 8 (1.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 104 (24.70%) ITIL
3 102 (24.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (22.80%) Project Management
5 95 (22.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 92 (21.85%) Change Management
7 88 (20.90%) Business Analysis
8 83 (19.71%) PRINCE2
9 77 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (16.86%) Service Management
11 62 (14.73%) Waterfall
12 52 (12.35%) Process Improvement
12 52 (12.35%) ITSM
13 48 (11.40%) Service Delivery
14 44 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (9.98%) Process Management
16 34 (8.08%) Configuration Management
17 32 (7.60%) RUP
18 31 (7.36%) ITIL V3
19 29 (6.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.85%) SQL
2 9 (2.14%) VBA
3 8 (1.90%) VBScript
3 8 (1.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
4 4 (0.95%) Java
4 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.24%) C#
6 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 95 (22.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 76 (18.05%) Degree
3 63 (14.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 26 (6.18%) PMI Certification
5 20 (4.75%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.56%) ISEB
6 15 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (3.33%) PMP
8 13 (3.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 12 (2.85%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 11 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (2.38%) SAP Certification
12 8 (1.90%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.95%) MBA
14 2 (0.48%) CISA
14 2 (0.48%) CISM
14 2 (0.48%) CISSP
14 2 (0.48%) APMP
14 2 (0.48%) CRISC
15 1 (0.24%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.23%) QA
2 18 (4.28%) SLA
2 18 (4.28%) PMBOK
3 12 (2.85%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.95%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.48%) EMIR
5 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.48%) Basel II
5 2 (0.48%) Basel III
5 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.48%) FATCA
6 1 (0.24%) P3O
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
Vendors
1 43 (10.21%) SAP
2 22 (5.23%) HP
2 22 (5.23%) CollabNet
3 14 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.09%) IBM
5 8 (1.90%) Oracle
6 5 (1.19%) Chordiant
6 5 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.19%) Pega
7 4 (0.95%) Charles River
7 4 (0.95%) BT
8 3 (0.71%) Minitab
8 3 (0.71%) Cisco
8 3 (0.71%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.48%) JDA
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Pension, Health Cover
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent Base, Bonus, Car Allowance and Benef
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £78,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £60k + Competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago