The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Master 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 Master Black Belt over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Rank 860 879 888
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Master Black Belt 31 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.035% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 6
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £77,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +55.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30434 28618 33710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.66% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23814 23350 28241
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Six Sigma Master Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Salary Trend

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

Six Sigma Master Black Belt Salary Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma Master Black Belt over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Six Sigma Master Black Belt Salary Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Master Black Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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 -3 30 £70,000 -9.67% 1
Yorkshire -30 9 £68,750 -1.78%
South Yorkshire - 9 £68,750 -
London - 8 £51,500 -
Barnsley - 7 - -
West Midlands - 6 £70,000 -
Coventry - 5 £70,000 -
South East +7 4 £52,500 -2.77%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £52,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £68,750 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £42,500 -
Durham - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £72,500 -

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Six Sigma Master 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 Master Black Belt.

1 62 (95.38%) Six Sigma
2 56 (86.15%) Lean Six Sigma
3 39 (60.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 38 (58.46%) PRINCE2
5 36 (55.38%) Finance
6 33 (50.77%) Mentoring
7 30 (46.15%) Project Management
8 28 (43.08%) Coaching
9 26 (40.00%) Minitab
10 25 (38.46%) Degree
11 24 (36.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (35.38%) Kanban
12 23 (35.38%) DMAIC
12 23 (35.38%) PMI Certification
13 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
14 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
14 21 (32.31%) MS Office
15 20 (30.77%) PMP
16 19 (29.23%) DFSS
16 19 (29.23%) MBA
17 18 (27.69%) Czech Language
17 18 (27.69%) French Language
17 18 (27.69%) Marketing
18 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 12 (18.46%) Process Management
20 12 (18.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 10 (15.38%) Change Management
21 10 (15.38%) Scrum
21 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Six Sigma Master 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 Master Black Belt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (32.31%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (6.15%) Mingle
4 2 (3.08%) SPSS
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.54%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.54%) QlikView
2 1 (1.54%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
1 4 (6.15%) JBehave
1 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.15%) Hudson
1 4 (6.15%) Concordion
1 4 (6.15%) SpecFlow
1 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (6.15%) Selenium
1 4 (6.15%) FitNesse
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
General
1 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
3 18 (27.69%) Czech Language
3 18 (27.69%) French Language
3 18 (27.69%) Marketing
4 8 (12.31%) Banking
4 8 (12.31%) Retail
5 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.62%) Military
7 2 (3.08%) Advertising
7 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Legal
8 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Process Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Change Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Test Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Head of Business Improvement
6 2 (3.08%) Lean Practitioner
6 2 (3.08%) Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 1 (1.54%) Senior Process Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Process Consultant
7 1 (1.54%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (1.54%) Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Business Architect
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) PMI
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (95.38%) Six Sigma
2 56 (86.15%) Lean Six Sigma
3 38 (58.46%) PRINCE2
4 33 (50.77%) Mentoring
5 30 (46.15%) Project Management
6 28 (43.08%) Coaching
7 24 (36.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (35.38%) Kanban
8 23 (35.38%) DMAIC
9 19 (29.23%) DFSS
10 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (18.46%) Process Management
12 10 (15.38%) Change Management
12 10 (15.38%) Scrum
12 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
14 7 (10.77%) Business Process Improvement
14 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
15 5 (7.69%) Time Management
15 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) Python
1 4 (6.15%) C#
1 4 (6.15%) Java
1 4 (6.15%) Ruby
2 1 (1.54%) R
2 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (60.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 25 (38.46%) Degree
3 23 (35.38%) PMI Certification
4 20 (30.77%) PMP
5 19 (29.23%) MBA
6 13 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (18.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Minitab
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Progress
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) webMethods