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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 589 583 531
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -52
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 358 424 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.45% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 281 297 387
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year
-8.65% -8.37%

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
86262 93359 103515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.85% 86.36% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71870 75862 84172
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +6 323 £55,000 - 48
London +82 153 £61,250 -2.00% 25
South East +7 72 £48,750 -11.36% 8
Berkshire -4 29 £57,500 - 4
City of London +54 28 £60,000 -0.41% 8
North West +17 22 £51,000 +2.51% 7
Scotland +8 21 £35,000 -20.29% 1
West Midlands -19 20 £50,750 +1.50% 1
East Midlands +2 18 £43,750 -12.50%
East of England +22 16 £48,500 -7.61% 1
Manchester +9 14 £53,000 -1.39% 6
Yorkshire -34 14 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Edinburgh +9 13 £55,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +5 12 £55,000 +18.91%
West Yorkshire -9 12 £33,750 -13.46% 1
South West +4 11 £39,500 -39.23% 3
Wiltshire +11 10 £39,500 -43.57%
East Sussex +23 9 £32,000 -39.04%
Cambridgeshire +7 9 £48,500 -19.16% 1
Reading +3 9 £47,500 -33.33%
Slough +3 9 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Nottingham +2 9 £55,000 +18.91%
Kent - 9 £50,000 -
Brighton +22 8 £32,000 -39.04%
Oxfordshire -4 8 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Surrey +11 7 £75,000 +42.85%
Swindon +7 7 £39,500 -1.25%
Coventry +4 7 £49,000 +5.94%
Wales -6 7 £42,500 -18.26%
Leeds -16 7 £32,000 -17.94% 1

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 323 (43.18%) Lean Six Sigma
2 317 (42.38%) Finance
3 249 (33.29%) PRINCE2
4 235 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (29.28%) Project Management
6 202 (27.01%) ITIL
7 171 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 170 (22.73%) Process Improvement
9 169 (22.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 169 (22.59%) Degree
10 167 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
11 153 (20.45%) Change Management
12 123 (16.44%) Business Analysis
13 106 (14.17%) Microsoft
14 91 (12.17%) Waterfall
15 90 (12.03%) Service Delivery
16 85 (11.36%) PMI Certification
17 82 (10.96%) Banking
18 75 (10.03%) ISEB
19 74 (9.89%) Coaching
20 71 (9.49%) Service Management
20 71 (9.49%) Manufacturing
21 68 (9.09%) PMP
21 68 (9.09%) SDLC
22 66 (8.82%) Mentoring
23 65 (8.69%) Business Transformation
24 64 (8.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
25 63 (8.42%) Telecoms
25 63 (8.42%) Retail
26 62 (8.29%) CRM

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 10 (1.34%) SAS
2 7 (0.94%) iPlanet
2 7 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.80%) CMS
4 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 56 (7.49%) MS Office
1 56 (7.49%) MS Visio
2 40 (5.35%) MS Excel
3 27 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.94%) MS Project
5 14 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.67%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.40%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.27%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) HFM
1 7 (0.94%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.13%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.13%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.80%) IBM Blueworks
2 6 (0.80%) Office 365
2 6 (0.80%) SaaS
3 4 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.07%) Unified Communications
2 7 (0.94%) LDAP
2 7 (0.94%) SNMP
2 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.80%) Internet
4 5 (0.67%) Intranet
5 4 (0.53%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.53%) Extranet
5 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.40%) HTTP
7 2 (0.27%) FlexRay
7 2 (0.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.13%) ATM
8 1 (0.13%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 22 (2.94%) Big Data
4 21 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.07%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.94%) DataStage
8 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.80%) Hyperion Smart View
10 5 (0.67%) OLAP
11 4 (0.53%) GIS
11 4 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.53%) QualityStage
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.60%) JIRA
2 6 (0.80%) LabVIEW
3 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.27%) Maven
4 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.13%) Firebug
5 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 317 (42.38%) Finance
2 82 (10.96%) Banking
3 71 (9.49%) Manufacturing
4 63 (8.42%) Retail
4 63 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 42 (5.61%) Legal
5 42 (5.61%) Marketing
6 31 (4.14%) Back Office
7 25 (3.34%) Publishing
8 22 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 22 (2.94%) Law
9 15 (2.01%) Electronics
10 14 (1.87%) Front Office
11 12 (1.60%) Automotive
11 12 (1.60%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.20%) Military
13 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.67%) Local Government
14 5 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 249 (33.29%) Analyst
2 168 (22.46%) Business Analyst
3 102 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 60 (8.02%) Consultant
5 47 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
6 45 (6.02%) Process Analyst
7 42 (5.61%) Senior Business Analyst
8 33 (4.41%) Architect
9 27 (3.61%) Business Manager
10 26 (3.48%) Business Consultant
10 26 (3.48%) Service Manager
11 23 (3.07%) Banking Analyst
11 23 (3.07%) Business Process Analyst
12 22 (2.94%) IT Manager
12 22 (2.94%) Programme Manager
13 21 (2.81%) Delivery Manager
14 20 (2.67%) Business Architect
15 19 (2.54%) Infrastructure Manager
16 17 (2.27%) Change Manager
17 16 (2.14%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.68%) .NET
2 17 (2.27%) Web Services
3 9 (1.20%) HTML
4 8 (1.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.94%) SAML
5 7 (0.94%) XML
6 5 (0.67%) Middleware
6 5 (0.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (0.53%) Apache Flex
7 4 (0.53%) Flash
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.40%) ODBC
9 2 (0.27%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.13%) Ajax
10 1 (0.13%) HTML5
10 1 (0.13%) jQuery
10 1 (0.13%) JRules
10 1 (0.13%) SOAP
10 1 (0.13%) Spring
10 1 (0.13%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 167 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 41 (5.48%) PMI
4 18 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.41%) FMCG
4 18 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
5 14 (1.87%) Fintech
6 13 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.60%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.60%) Statistics
7 12 (1.60%) VCE vBlock
8 10 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.94%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.67%) Robotics
12 5 (0.67%) User Experience
13 4 (0.53%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.94%) Windows
2 17 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 6 (0.80%) Android
3 6 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.27%) VMS
5 1 (0.13%) CentOS
5 1 (0.13%) Fedora
5 1 (0.13%) Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (43.18%) Lean Six Sigma
2 249 (33.29%) PRINCE2
3 235 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
4 219 (29.28%) Project Management
5 202 (27.01%) ITIL
6 171 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 170 (22.73%) Process Improvement
8 169 (22.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 153 (20.45%) Change Management
10 123 (16.44%) Business Analysis
11 91 (12.17%) Waterfall
12 90 (12.03%) Service Delivery
13 74 (9.89%) Coaching
14 71 (9.49%) Service Management
15 68 (9.09%) SDLC
16 66 (8.82%) Mentoring
17 65 (8.69%) Business Transformation
18 62 (8.29%) CRM
19 59 (7.89%) Process Management
19 59 (7.89%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 50 (6.68%) SQL
2 20 (2.67%) C#
3 19 (2.54%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.54%) T-SQL
4 11 (1.47%) C
5 8 (1.07%) Java
6 7 (0.94%) MATLAB
7 5 (0.67%) Python
7 5 (0.67%) R
8 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.53%) VB
8 4 (0.53%) XPath
9 2 (0.27%) VBA
10 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 169 (22.59%) Degree
2 85 (11.36%) PMI Certification
3 75 (10.03%) ISEB
4 68 (9.09%) PMP
5 64 (8.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 52 (6.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 42 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
8 40 (5.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 23 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 22 (2.94%) Security Cleared
11 21 (2.81%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 20 (2.67%) MBA
13 15 (2.01%) SC Cleared
14 14 (1.87%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
15 13 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (1.47%) ACCA
16 11 (1.47%) CIMA
17 9 (1.20%) ISTQB
18 6 (0.80%) CIPD
18 6 (0.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.35%) QA
2 34 (4.55%) COBIT
3 32 (4.28%) SLA
4 26 (3.48%) ISO 9001
5 16 (2.14%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (1.47%) PMBOK
8 8 (1.07%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.53%) COSO
11 4 (0.53%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.53%) NEBOSH
11 4 (0.53%) P3O
12 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.40%) EMIR
12 3 (0.40%) MiFID
12 3 (0.40%) TickIT
13 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 12 (1.60%) Terminal Services
2 12 (1.60%) vSphere
2 12 (1.60%) XenApp
2 12 (1.60%) XenDesktop
2 12 (1.60%) XenServer
3 4 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.13%) MOM
2 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.88%) SAP
3 31 (4.14%) Oracle
4 19 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (2.41%) VMware
6 16 (2.14%) Cisco
7 13 (1.74%) Cognizant
8 12 (1.60%) AppSense
8 12 (1.60%) BMC
8 12 (1.60%) Citrix
8 12 (1.60%) Cyber-Ark
8 12 (1.60%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.34%) Minitab
9 10 (1.34%) Xerox
10 9 (1.20%) IBM
10 9 (1.20%) iManage
10 9 (1.20%) Informatica
10 9 (1.20%) Interwoven
11 8 (1.07%) EMC
12 7 (0.94%) Altiris
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £105500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum + + 20% bonus & excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £67500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romford, Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago