The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma Black Belt over the 3 months to 23 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 Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 835 824 842
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 69 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.047% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 37
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,100 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £47,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.23% -13.18%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31535 29694 33047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.27% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24720 23936 28341
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the UK.

Six Sigma Black Belt Salary Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Six Sigma Black Belt Salary Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -22 64 £55,000 +5.76% 4
London -24 23 £57,500 -28.12% 2
Yorkshire -23 14 £74,100 +32.32%
North West +12 11 £55,000 +17.64%
South Yorkshire - 11 £74,100 -
Barnsley - 11 £74,100 -
East of England -13 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester - 6 £56,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
South East -23 5 £72,500 +45.00%
Enfield - 5 £53,500 -
Chester 0 4 £55,000 +18.27%
Cheshire -5 4 £55,000 +17.64%
Northamptonshire - 4 £62,500 - 1
Northampton - 4 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £62,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -29 3 £55,000 +30.95%
Scotland - 3 £62,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire +5 2 - -
Reading +1 2 - -
South Wales -3 2 £68,750 +111.53%
City of London -7 2 £65,000 +6.12% 1
Cardiff -7 2 £68,750 +111.53%
Wales -8 2 £68,750 +111.53%
Glasgow - 2 £60,750 -
West Midlands +3 1 £95,000 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 1 £55,000 +29.02%
East Sussex - 1 £90,000 -
South West - 1 - -

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Six Sigma Black Belt 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 Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 116 (92.06%) Six Sigma
2 82 (65.08%) Lean Six Sigma
3 66 (52.38%) Finance
4 65 (51.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 60 (47.62%) Project Management
6 35 (27.78%) Change Management
7 32 (25.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 32 (25.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 30 (23.81%) Degree
9 28 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (18.25%) Minitab
12 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
12 22 (17.46%) PMI Certification
12 22 (17.46%) Process Improvement
13 21 (16.67%) Process Management
14 20 (15.87%) DMAIC
15 19 (15.08%) PMP
15 19 (15.08%) Marketing
16 18 (14.29%) Performance Management
16 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.49%) DFSS
18 16 (12.70%) MS Office
19 15 (11.90%) MBA
19 15 (11.90%) Kanban
19 15 (11.90%) Czech Language
19 15 (11.90%) French Language
20 14 (11.11%) Retail
21 13 (10.32%) Banking

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Six Sigma Black Belt 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 Six Sigma Black Belt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Office
2 6 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.17%) SPSS
4 3 (2.38%) Stata
5 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) Spotfire
2 3 (2.38%) QlikView
2 3 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.59%) Redis
3 2 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) JUnit
1 2 (1.59%) Maven
1 2 (1.59%) Selenium
1 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 66 (52.38%) Finance
2 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
3 19 (15.08%) Marketing
4 15 (11.90%) Czech Language
4 15 (11.90%) French Language
5 14 (11.11%) Retail
6 13 (10.32%) Banking
7 8 (6.35%) Telecoms
8 6 (4.76%) Retail Banking
9 4 (3.17%) Local Government
10 2 (1.59%) Advertising
10 2 (1.59%) Military
11 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.79%) Back Office
11 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (19.84%) Project Manager
1 25 (19.84%) Consultant
2 15 (11.90%) Business Manager
3 13 (10.32%) Change Manager
3 13 (10.32%) Process Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Process Improvement Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Business Change Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Analyst
5 9 (7.14%) Process Consultant
5 9 (7.14%) Change Consultant
6 6 (4.76%) Operations Consultant
7 5 (3.97%) Process Improvement Consultant
7 5 (3.97%) Business Improvement Manager
7 5 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (3.97%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Business Process Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Business Change Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) HTML
1 2 (1.59%) Spring
1 2 (1.59%) JSF
1 2 (1.59%) Dojo
1 2 (1.59%) jQuery
1 2 (1.59%) HTML5
1 2 (1.59%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.38%) PMI
3 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.59%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (92.06%) Six Sigma
2 82 (65.08%) Lean Six Sigma
3 65 (51.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 60 (47.62%) Project Management
5 35 (27.78%) Change Management
6 28 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (17.46%) Process Improvement
9 21 (16.67%) Process Management
10 20 (15.87%) DMAIC
11 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.29%) Performance Management
12 17 (13.49%) DFSS
13 15 (11.90%) Kanban
14 12 (9.52%) Analytics
15 9 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
16 8 (6.35%) BPR
17 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
17 7 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
17 7 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.38%) R
2 2 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (25.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 32 (25.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 30 (23.81%) Degree
3 22 (17.46%) PMI Certification
4 19 (15.08%) PMP
5 15 (11.90%) MBA
6 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.59%) ISEB
8 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.79%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (18.25%) Minitab
2 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.17%) IBM
3 4 (3.17%) Tableau
4 3 (2.38%) Huawei
5 1 (0.79%) Telelogic
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