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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 697 710 669
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -41
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 222 173 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 156 131 139
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,490 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,460 £80,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -20 191 £55,000 - 19
London -45 91 £60,000 -12.40% 7
South East -21 25 £52,637 +16.97% 2
City of London -10 22 £72,500 +16.00% 3
North West +4 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England -6 16 £50,500 +18.82% 2
Yorkshire -23 15 £62,000 +100.00%
Scotland -7 13 £57,500 +74.24% 2
West Midlands +6 12 £69,000 +6.15%
Hertfordshire +17 11 £50,500 +18.82% 2
Edinburgh - 10 £57,500 - 2
Watford - 10 £40,250 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 10 £47,500 -
Surrey +3 9 £55,000 +7.96%
Birmingham +7 8 £69,500 +46.31%
Bristol +6 7 £65,000 - 1
Manchester +4 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West -6 7 £65,000 +73.33% 3
West Yorkshire -24 7 £62,000 +100.00%
Leeds -18 6 £62,000 +100.00%
Cheshire +1 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £74,100 -
Lancashire +9 4 £31,250 -22.83% 1
East Midlands -20 4 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -11 3 £37,500 -
Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £50,000 -
Staines - 3 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £47,500 -

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 414 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 203 (49.03%) Finance
3 184 (44.44%) Project Management
4 104 (25.12%) PRINCE2
5 101 (24.40%) Business Analysis
6 100 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (21.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 81 (19.57%) PRINCE
9 79 (19.08%) Change Management
10 73 (17.63%) ITIL
11 62 (14.98%) Banking
12 59 (14.25%) PMI Certification
12 59 (14.25%) Degree
13 58 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
13 58 (14.01%) Manufacturing
14 54 (13.04%) Retail
14 54 (13.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 49 (11.84%) BPR
16 45 (10.87%) SAP
17 39 (9.42%) PMP
18 36 (8.70%) CRM
19 34 (8.21%) ISEB
19 34 (8.21%) Business Development
20 33 (7.97%) Life Science
21 32 (7.73%) Performance Management
21 32 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (7.25%) eTOM
22 30 (7.25%) Programme Management
22 30 (7.25%) SAP CRM
23 28 (6.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (1.93%) SharePoint
1 8 (1.93%) SAS
2 5 (1.21%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.21%) CMS
2 5 (1.21%) IIS
2 5 (1.21%) MQSeries
3 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 22 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (4.83%) MS Office
5 8 (1.93%) SPSS
5 8 (1.93%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 30 (7.25%) SAP CRM
2 22 (5.31%) SAP LE
2 22 (5.31%) SAP BPC
2 22 (5.31%) SAP SD
2 22 (5.31%) SAP FI
2 22 (5.31%) SAP MM
2 22 (5.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (5.31%) SAP SCM
2 22 (5.31%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.93%) Movex
3 8 (1.93%) Infor M3
4 7 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.48%) BGP
1 2 (0.48%) MPLS
1 2 (0.48%) OSPF
1 2 (0.48%) RIP
1 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.48%) VPN
1 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.24%) VoIP
2 1 (0.24%) Intranet
2 1 (0.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.56%) SAP BI
2 9 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 8 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.45%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.21%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.21%) DB2
6 5 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.21%) MS Access
7 4 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.24%) JUnit
1 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 203 (49.03%) Finance
2 62 (14.98%) Banking
3 58 (14.01%) Manufacturing
4 54 (13.04%) Retail
5 22 (5.31%) Billing
6 21 (5.07%) Legal
6 21 (5.07%) Back Office
7 18 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 17 (4.11%) Marketing
9 11 (2.66%) Advertising
10 9 (2.17%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.69%) Automotive
12 4 (0.97%) French Language
13 3 (0.72%) Czech Language
13 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.48%) Law
15 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.24%) Military
15 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (34.30%) Analyst
2 122 (29.47%) Business Analyst
3 76 (18.36%) Consultant
4 68 (16.43%) Project Manager
5 52 (12.56%) Senior Analyst
6 50 (12.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 42 (10.14%) Programme Manager
8 29 (7.00%) Process Consultant
9 25 (6.04%) Six Sigma Consultant
9 25 (6.04%) Senior Manager
10 23 (5.56%) SAP Manager
11 21 (5.07%) Senior Project Manager
12 18 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
13 17 (4.11%) SAP Programme Manager
13 17 (4.11%) Process Analyst
14 14 (3.38%) Business Consultant
14 14 (3.38%) Service Manager
15 13 (3.14%) Change Manager
16 11 (2.66%) Business Manager
16 11 (2.66%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.45%) Web Services
2 5 (1.21%) MDX
2 5 (1.21%) XML
2 5 (1.21%) J2EE
3 4 (0.97%) CSS
3 4 (0.97%) JDBC
3 4 (0.97%) HTML
3 4 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 4 (0.97%) Ajax
3 4 (0.97%) JPA
4 3 (0.72%) .NET
5 1 (0.24%) RESTful
5 1 (0.24%) JMS
5 1 (0.24%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.97%) Life Science
2 21 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.83%) PMI
4 14 (3.38%) FMCG
5 8 (1.93%) Statistics
5 8 (1.93%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.21%) Market Risk
6 5 (1.21%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.97%) Web 2.0
7 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.72%) Economics
8 3 (0.72%) Derivative
9 2 (0.48%) Physics
9 2 (0.48%) Psychology
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
10 1 (0.24%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.24%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.45%) Windows
2 4 (0.97%) AIX
2 4 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 184 (44.44%) Project Management
3 104 (25.12%) PRINCE2
4 101 (24.40%) Business Analysis
5 100 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 87 (21.01%) Continuous Improvement
7 81 (19.57%) PRINCE
8 79 (19.08%) Change Management
9 73 (17.63%) ITIL
10 58 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
11 49 (11.84%) BPR
12 36 (8.70%) CRM
13 34 (8.21%) Business Development
14 32 (7.73%) Performance Management
14 32 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (7.25%) eTOM
15 30 (7.25%) Programme Management
16 26 (6.28%) Process Improvement
17 25 (6.04%) Process Management
18 21 (5.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.59%) SQL
2 9 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.45%) Java
4 5 (1.21%) C
4 5 (1.21%) VBA
5 4 (0.97%) C#
5 4 (0.97%) XPath
6 3 (0.72%) Python
7 2 (0.48%) R
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) C++
8 1 (0.24%) VBScript
8 1 (0.24%) VB
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (14.25%) PMI Certification
1 59 (14.25%) Degree
2 54 (13.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 39 (9.42%) PMP
4 34 (8.21%) ISEB
5 28 (6.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 13 (3.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 10 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.93%) MBA
8 8 (1.93%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.45%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.21%) CFA
12 4 (0.97%) CISSP
12 4 (0.97%) GIAC
12 4 (0.97%) EnCE
12 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.72%) IIBA
14 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.38%) QA
2 9 (2.17%) SLA
3 6 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.24%) COREP
4 1 (0.24%) FINREP
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (1.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (10.87%) SAP
2 19 (4.59%) Oracle
3 18 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.86%) Cognizant
5 10 (2.42%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.17%) Cognos
7 8 (1.93%) Minitab
8 7 (1.69%) IBM
9 5 (1.21%) Pega
10 4 (0.97%) ILOG
10 4 (0.97%) JBoss
11 2 (0.48%) Cisco
12 1 (0.24%) RedPrairie
12 1 (0.24%) Facebook
12 1 (0.24%) Twitter
12 1 (0.24%) Casewise
12 1 (0.24%) Lombardi
12 1 (0.24%) VMware
12 1 (0.24%) QAD
12 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan, Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Lancashire
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago