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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
UK
Rank 605 566 514
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -52
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 252 407 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 173 334 374
Median salary £50,000 £54,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.67% -0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -10.00%

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
73152 88032 90205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.70% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60235 73164 74344
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -37 230 £52,500 -4.54% 22
London -22 83 £70,000 +12.00% 10
South East +46 43 £50,000 -4.30% 5
Yorkshire +59 37 £45,000 +24.13%
North West -29 24 £45,000 +2.85% 1
West Yorkshire +47 19 £43,000 +22.85%
Manchester -20 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leeds +41 13 £45,000 +24.13%
Buckinghamshire +37 13 £42,500 -11.45% 1
Milton Keynes +19 13 £42,500 -11.45% 1
South West +10 13 £60,000 +37.14% 2
East of England -4 12 £56,250 +2.27%
North Yorkshire +13 11 £50,000 +21.21%
Rochdale - 11 £45,000 - 1
City of London -2 10 £57,500 -4.16% 2
South Wales +25 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Wales +17 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Selby - 9 - -
Oxfordshire +29 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +23 8 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Cardiff +22 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +12 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Watford +7 8 £55,000 +2.32%
Oxford - 8 £40,000 -
Scotland +31 7 £42,500 -17.87% 2
Hull - 7 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
Cheshire +12 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Gloucestershire -5 5 £62,500 +19.04%
York -5 5 £50,000 +11.11%

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 251 (44.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 229 (40.18%) Finance
3 223 (39.12%) Project Management
4 199 (34.91%) PRINCE2
5 178 (31.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (26.32%) Process Improvement
8 148 (25.96%) Degree
9 145 (25.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 122 (21.40%) Change Management
11 109 (19.12%) Business Analysis
12 101 (17.72%) ITIL
13 98 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
14 80 (14.04%) PMP
15 77 (13.51%) Telecoms
16 74 (12.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 70 (12.28%) PMI Certification
18 69 (12.11%) MS Office
18 69 (12.11%) Waterfall
19 56 (9.82%) Coaching
20 55 (9.65%) Microsoft
21 54 (9.47%) MS Excel
22 52 (9.12%) Quality Management
23 49 (8.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
24 48 (8.42%) CRM
25 47 (8.25%) ISEB
25 47 (8.25%) Retail
26 45 (7.89%) Service Delivery
27 42 (7.37%) Scrum
27 42 (7.37%) Service 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 5 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.70%) Confluence
3 2 (0.35%) Documentum
3 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.35%) FileNet
3 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 69 (12.11%) MS Office
2 54 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 39 (6.84%) MS Visio
4 34 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (3.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Maya
6 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.58%) SAP CO
1 9 (1.58%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.88%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) assyst
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) HFM
4 2 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.35%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.98%) SaaS
2 6 (1.05%) IaaS
3 3 (0.53%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.98%) Internet
2 8 (1.40%) Wireless
3 6 (1.05%) Firewall
3 6 (1.05%) LAN
3 6 (1.05%) WAAS
4 5 (0.88%) Broadband
4 5 (0.88%) Network Security
4 5 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.70%) Intranet
5 4 (0.70%) MPLS
6 3 (0.53%) PBX
6 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.35%) BGP
7 2 (0.35%) OSPF
7 2 (0.35%) RIP
7 2 (0.35%) SAN
7 2 (0.35%) VPN
7 2 (0.35%) WAN
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.05%) QlikView
2 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.53%) MS Access
4 2 (0.35%) Essbase
4 2 (0.35%) GIS
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.35%) Power BI
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.18%) Big Data
5 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.81%) Hudson
2 10 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.18%) Lombardi
General
1 229 (40.18%) Finance
2 77 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 47 (8.25%) Retail
4 35 (6.14%) Banking
5 32 (5.61%) Legal
5 32 (5.61%) Manufacturing
6 30 (5.26%) Marketing
7 14 (2.46%) Publishing
8 12 (2.11%) Back Office
9 11 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.93%) Law
10 8 (1.40%) Automotive
11 7 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.88%) French Language
13 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.70%) Front Office
14 3 (0.53%) Advertising
14 3 (0.53%) Military
15 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 127 (22.28%) Analyst
2 111 (19.47%) Project Manager
3 84 (14.74%) Business Analyst
4 70 (12.28%) Consultant
5 35 (6.14%) Business Manager
6 32 (5.61%) IT Manager
7 29 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (4.39%) Change Manager
9 24 (4.21%) Process Analyst
10 23 (4.04%) Senior Business Analyst
11 22 (3.86%) Business Change Manager
12 20 (3.51%) Business Improvement Specialist
12 20 (3.51%) Senior Manager
13 19 (3.33%) Architect
14 16 (2.81%) Service Analyst
15 15 (2.63%) Business Architect
15 15 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
16 14 (2.46%) Business Process Architect
16 14 (2.46%) SAP Architect
16 14 (2.46%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.35%) .NET
1 2 (0.35%) Middleware
2 1 (0.18%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.18%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.61%) PMI
3 20 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 18 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 14 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.11%) Fintech
7 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.58%) User Experience
7 9 (1.58%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.40%) FMCG
8 8 (1.40%) Reinsurance
9 6 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
10 5 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.70%) Derivative
11 4 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.70%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.70%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.53%) Minimum Viable Product
12 3 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.40%) Windows
2 4 (0.70%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.53%) Unix
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (44.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 223 (39.12%) Project Management
3 199 (34.91%) PRINCE2
4 178 (31.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 172 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (26.32%) Process Improvement
7 145 (25.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 122 (21.40%) Change Management
9 109 (19.12%) Business Analysis
10 101 (17.72%) ITIL
11 69 (12.11%) Waterfall
12 56 (9.82%) Coaching
13 52 (9.12%) Quality Management
14 48 (8.42%) CRM
15 45 (7.89%) Service Delivery
16 42 (7.37%) Scrum
16 42 (7.37%) Service Management
17 41 (7.19%) BPMN
18 40 (7.02%) Programme Management
19 39 (6.84%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.93%) C
2 10 (1.75%) SQL
3 3 (0.53%) Java
3 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 148 (25.96%) Degree
2 80 (14.04%) PMP
3 74 (12.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 70 (12.28%) PMI Certification
5 49 (8.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 47 (8.25%) ISEB
7 23 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (1.93%) CIPD
9 11 (1.93%) CISA
9 11 (1.93%) CISSP
9 11 (1.93%) MBA
10 9 (1.58%) APMP
10 9 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.40%) APMG
12 7 (1.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 6 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.05%) CISM
13 6 (1.05%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.37%) QA
2 32 (5.61%) ISO 9001
3 29 (5.09%) COBIT
4 27 (4.74%) ISO 14001
5 18 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (2.46%) MiFID
7 13 (2.28%) SLA
8 12 (2.11%) ISO 9000
9 6 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (1.05%) EMIR
10 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 4 (0.70%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.53%) GDPR
12 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.35%) COSO
14 1 (0.18%) ISO13485
14 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Terminal Server
2 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (0.35%) OPNET
1 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.09%) SAP
3 27 (4.74%) Oracle
4 20 (3.51%) IBM
5 19 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.98%) HP
7 13 (2.28%) Cognizant
8 11 (1.93%) Huawei
9 7 (1.23%) Cisco
10 4 (0.70%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.70%) Pega
10 4 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (0.70%) Tableau
10 4 (0.70%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.53%) Workday
11 3 (0.53%) Xerox
12 2 (0.35%) Dell
12 2 (0.35%) Remedy
12 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.35%) VMware
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Car Allowance
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JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
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City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full bens
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East London
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Milton Keynes
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Scotland
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