The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 585 566 506
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -60
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 306 436 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.47% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 207 331 415
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +1.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%

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
78934 92697 97322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.56% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65072 76555 80048
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Six Sigma
Salary Trend

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the UK

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 284 £51,500 -10.43% 31
London -34 103 £70,000 +12.00% 14
South East +72 66 £50,750 -2.87% 3
Yorkshire +42 40 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Berkshire +44 26 £65,000 +18.18%
North West -19 24 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +34 22 £47,500 +40.74% 2
South West +4 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Manchester -8 16 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Reading +36 15 - -
Scotland +26 14 £44,000 -29.60% 2
Leeds +26 13 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 13 £50,000 +4.16% 1
Milton Keynes +25 13 £50,000 +4.16% 1
North Yorkshire +12 12 £47,500 +15.15%
West Midlands -29 12 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England -9 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Oxfordshire +43 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Birmingham -17 9 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxford - 9 £47,500 -
City of London -14 8 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Edinburgh +10 7 £46,500 -25.60%
Hertfordshire +2 7 £55,000 -7.56%
East Midlands -2 7 £52,250 +30.62% 1
Watford -8 7 £55,000 -7.56%
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire +17 6 £31,500 -45.21%
East Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
Selby - 6 £40,750 -
Bingley - 6 £47,500 -

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 268 (42.88%) Finance
2 262 (41.92%) Lean Six Sigma
3 229 (36.64%) Project Management
4 215 (34.40%) PRINCE2
5 193 (30.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 193 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (26.72%) Process Improvement
7 161 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 154 (24.64%) Degree
9 139 (22.24%) Change Management
10 114 (18.24%) Business Analysis
11 113 (18.08%) ITIL
12 112 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
13 94 (15.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 88 (14.08%) Telecoms
15 84 (13.44%) Waterfall
16 82 (13.12%) PMP
17 79 (12.64%) MS Office
18 69 (11.04%) PMI Certification
19 65 (10.40%) Microsoft
20 61 (9.76%) ISEB
21 59 (9.44%) MS Excel
22 53 (8.48%) CRM
22 53 (8.48%) Coaching
23 51 (8.16%) MS Visio
23 51 (8.16%) Quality Management
23 51 (8.16%) QA
24 48 (7.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
24 48 (7.68%) Retail
24 48 (7.68%) Programme Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.96%) Documentum
2 6 (0.96%) FileNet
3 4 (0.64%) Confluence
4 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (12.64%) MS Office
2 59 (9.44%) MS Excel
3 51 (8.16%) MS Visio
4 35 (5.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (3.52%) MS Project
6 8 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.16%) CATIA
8 1 (0.16%) Maya
8 1 (0.16%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) SAP CO
1 9 (1.44%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.80%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.32%) HFM
3 2 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.32%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.08%) SaaS
2 6 (0.96%) IaaS
3 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.24%) Internet
2 9 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.28%) Wireless
4 7 (1.12%) Intranet
5 6 (0.96%) Firewall
5 6 (0.96%) LAN
5 6 (0.96%) WAAS
6 5 (0.80%) Broadband
6 5 (0.80%) Network Security
6 5 (0.80%) PBX
6 5 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.64%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.32%) BGP
9 2 (0.32%) MPLS
9 2 (0.32%) OSPF
9 2 (0.32%) RIP
9 2 (0.32%) SAN
9 2 (0.32%) VPN
9 2 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.80%) MS Access
1 5 (0.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.64%) QlikView
3 3 (0.48%) Power BI
4 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.32%) Essbase
4 2 (0.32%) GIS
5 1 (0.16%) Big Data
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 14 (2.24%) JIRA
2 12 (1.92%) Hudson
3 3 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.16%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.16%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.16%) SilkTest
General
1 268 (42.88%) Finance
2 88 (14.08%) Telecoms
3 48 (7.68%) Retail
4 41 (6.56%) Banking
5 38 (6.08%) Legal
6 36 (5.76%) Manufacturing
7 34 (5.44%) Marketing
8 16 (2.56%) Back Office
9 11 (1.76%) Law
9 11 (1.76%) Publishing
10 10 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.44%) Automotive
11 9 (1.44%) Electronics
12 7 (1.12%) Front Office
13 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.80%) French Language
15 4 (0.64%) Military
16 3 (0.48%) Advertising
16 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 158 (25.28%) Analyst
2 118 (18.88%) Project Manager
3 106 (16.96%) Business Analyst
4 56 (8.96%) Consultant
5 42 (6.72%) Process Analyst
6 37 (5.92%) Business Manager
7 33 (5.28%) IT Manager
8 32 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (4.00%) Change Manager
9 25 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 24 (3.84%) Business Change Manager
11 20 (3.20%) Architect
11 20 (3.20%) Senior Manager
12 18 (2.88%) Service Analyst
12 18 (2.88%) Service Manager
13 17 (2.72%) Business Project Manager
14 16 (2.56%) Project Director
14 16 (2.56%) QA Leader
15 15 (2.40%) Business Architect
15 15 (2.40%) Business Improvement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.64%) .NET
2 2 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.32%) Gherkin
2 2 (0.32%) Middleware
3 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.16%) HTML
3 1 (0.16%) HTML5
3 1 (0.16%) Mason
3 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 112 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.48%) PMI
3 24 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.36%) Virtual Team
5 19 (3.04%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.24%) Fintech
7 12 (1.92%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.44%) FMCG
10 8 (1.28%) Derivative
10 8 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.96%) OTC Derivatives
12 6 (0.96%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.96%) User Experience
12 6 (0.96%) VCE vBlock
13 5 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (0.80%) IVR
13 5 (0.80%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.92%) Windows
2 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.32%) Unix
3 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.16%) Linux
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (41.92%) Lean Six Sigma
2 229 (36.64%) Project Management
3 215 (34.40%) PRINCE2
4 193 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (30.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 167 (26.72%) Process Improvement
6 161 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 139 (22.24%) Change Management
8 114 (18.24%) Business Analysis
9 113 (18.08%) ITIL
10 84 (13.44%) Waterfall
11 53 (8.48%) Coaching
11 53 (8.48%) CRM
12 51 (8.16%) Quality Management
13 48 (7.68%) Programme Management
14 46 (7.36%) Business Transformation
15 44 (7.04%) Service Delivery
16 42 (6.72%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 42 (6.72%) Scrum
17 41 (6.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.44%) SQL
2 6 (0.96%) C
3 4 (0.64%) C++
4 2 (0.32%) Java
5 1 (0.16%) C#
5 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (24.64%) Degree
2 94 (15.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 82 (13.12%) PMP
4 69 (11.04%) PMI Certification
5 61 (9.76%) ISEB
6 48 (7.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 30 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.92%) APMG
10 12 (1.92%) MBA
11 11 (1.76%) APMP
12 10 (1.60%) CIPD
12 10 (1.60%) CISA
12 10 (1.60%) CISSP
12 10 (1.60%) ISTQB
13 9 (1.44%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 6 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.80%) CISM
15 5 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.16%) QA
2 30 (4.80%) ISO 9001
3 29 (4.64%) ISO 14001
4 22 (3.52%) COBIT
5 18 (2.88%) MiFID
6 15 (2.40%) SLA
7 14 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (1.92%) ISO 9000
9 8 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
9 8 (1.28%) EMIR
10 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.32%) COSO
12 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.16%) ISO13485
13 1 (0.16%) P3O
13 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
2 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 65 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.96%) SAP
3 26 (4.16%) Oracle
4 15 (2.40%) Atlassian
4 15 (2.40%) IBM
5 13 (2.08%) Cognizant
5 13 (2.08%) HP
6 12 (1.92%) Huawei
7 8 (1.28%) Cisco
8 5 (0.80%) EMC
8 5 (0.80%) Tableau
9 4 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.64%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.48%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.48%) Minitab
10 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.48%) Pega
10 3 (0.48%) Sun
10 3 (0.48%) Workday
10 3 (0.48%) Xerox
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + pension + life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: bonus, car, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent PLUS 30% BONUS
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £65k - 90k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 25 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
North East
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago