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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
UK
Rank 640 570 545
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -25
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 208 392 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 141 313 345
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -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
74523 90211 92595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.77% 88.26% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61273 74883 75830
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 £74,000 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -75 183 £57,500 +9.52% 39
London +9 69 £65,000 +8.33% 14
South East +36 37 £55,250 +0.45% 8
North West -35 27 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire +33 22 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Manchester -35 19 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +28 15 £46,250 -15.90%
West Yorkshire +33 13 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South Wales +21 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wales +19 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Milton Keynes +22 11 £46,250 -21.61%
Cardiff +17 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Rochdale - 11 £45,000 - 1
City of London +1 9 £58,750 -2.08% 6
Berkshire +17 8 £85,000 +27.81% 4
Reading +47 7 £85,000 +61.90% 4
Leeds +22 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -12 7 £60,000 +20.00% 4
North Yorkshire +6 6 - -
West Midlands -6 6 £57,500 +43.75% 6
Selby - 6 - -
Scotland +16 5 £56,250 +15.97% 1
Cheshire +11 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Bristol - 5 £60,000 - 3
East of England -2 4 £48,750 -11.36%
Hampshire +18 3 - -
Coventry +7 3 £43,000 -2.27% 2
Glasgow +22 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire +15 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Oxfordshire +13 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 254 (47.21%) Lean Six Sigma
2 211 (39.22%) Finance
3 209 (38.85%) Project Management
4 177 (32.90%) PRINCE2
5 161 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
6 160 (29.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 150 (27.88%) Degree
8 135 (25.09%) Process Improvement
9 134 (24.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 112 (20.82%) Change Management
11 102 (18.96%) Business Analysis
11 102 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
12 98 (18.22%) ITIL
13 77 (14.31%) Telecoms
14 69 (12.83%) PMP
15 65 (12.08%) PMI Certification
16 64 (11.90%) MS Office
16 64 (11.90%) MS Excel
16 64 (11.90%) Waterfall
16 64 (11.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 62 (11.52%) Microsoft
18 58 (10.78%) Coaching
19 52 (9.67%) Quality Management
20 49 (9.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
21 47 (8.74%) Service Delivery
21 47 (8.74%) Retail
22 43 (7.99%) Service Management
23 42 (7.81%) Scrum
24 40 (7.43%) CRM
25 39 (7.25%) BPMN

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 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.56%) Confluence
3 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (11.90%) MS Excel
1 64 (11.90%) MS Office
2 35 (6.51%) MS Visio
3 34 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.90%) MS Project
5 2 (0.37%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) SAP CO
1 6 (1.12%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.74%) Traffica
3 3 (0.56%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.37%) assyst
4 2 (0.37%) HFM
4 2 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.53%) SaaS
2 6 (1.12%) IaaS
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.37%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.72%) Internet
2 9 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.49%) Wireless
4 6 (1.12%) Broadband
4 6 (1.12%) Firewall
4 6 (1.12%) LAN
4 6 (1.12%) MPLS
4 6 (1.12%) WAAS
5 5 (0.93%) Network Security
5 5 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.74%) 2G
6 4 (0.74%) 3G
6 4 (0.74%) GPRS
6 4 (0.74%) GSM
6 4 (0.74%) LTE
6 4 (0.74%) UMTS
7 3 (0.56%) Intranet
7 3 (0.56%) PBX
7 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.30%) QlikView
2 4 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (0.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.56%) Big Data
3 3 (0.56%) MS Access
4 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.37%) Essbase
4 2 (0.37%) GIS
4 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.37%) Power BI
5 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.97%) Hudson
2 6 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) Lombardi
General
1 211 (39.22%) Finance
2 77 (14.31%) Telecoms
3 47 (8.74%) Retail
4 32 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 31 (5.76%) Banking
6 29 (5.39%) Legal
6 29 (5.39%) Marketing
7 15 (2.79%) Publishing
8 12 (2.23%) Back Office
9 11 (2.04%) Law
10 9 (1.67%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.49%) Advertising
12 6 (1.12%) Automotive
13 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.74%) Billing
15 3 (0.56%) French Language
15 3 (0.56%) Front Office
15 3 (0.56%) Military
16 2 (0.37%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 125 (23.23%) Analyst
2 110 (20.45%) Project Manager
3 82 (15.24%) Business Analyst
4 78 (14.50%) Consultant
5 30 (5.58%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 24 (4.46%) Process Analyst
7 24 (4.46%) Senior Business Analyst
8 21 (3.90%) Business Improvement Specialist
8 21 (3.90%) Business Manager
9 19 (3.53%) Senior Manager
10 17 (3.16%) Change Manager
11 14 (2.60%) Business Consultant
11 14 (2.60%) Business Project Manager
11 14 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (2.42%) Architect
12 13 (2.42%) Business Change Manager
12 13 (2.42%) Process Consultant
12 13 (2.42%) Project Change Manager
12 13 (2.42%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.37%) .NET
1 2 (0.37%) Middleware
1 2 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.39%) PMI
3 17 (3.16%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.97%) Virtual Team
5 14 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.04%) FMCG
7 10 (1.86%) User Experience
8 8 (1.49%) Fintech
8 8 (1.49%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 4 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.56%) IVR
12 3 (0.56%) Life Science
12 3 (0.56%) Robotics
13 2 (0.37%) Derivative
13 2 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.37%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.30%) Windows
2 4 (0.74%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.19%) Linux
4 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (47.21%) Lean Six Sigma
2 209 (38.85%) Project Management
3 177 (32.90%) PRINCE2
4 161 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (29.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 135 (25.09%) Process Improvement
7 134 (24.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 112 (20.82%) Change Management
9 102 (18.96%) Business Analysis
10 98 (18.22%) ITIL
11 64 (11.90%) Waterfall
12 58 (10.78%) Coaching
13 52 (9.67%) Quality Management
14 47 (8.74%) Service Delivery
15 43 (7.99%) Service Management
16 42 (7.81%) Scrum
17 40 (7.43%) CRM
18 39 (7.25%) BPMN
18 39 (7.25%) Business Transformation
19 35 (6.51%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.97%) C
2 15 (2.79%) SQL
3 7 (1.30%) Java
4 6 (1.12%) MATLAB
5 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.56%) Python
6 3 (0.56%) R
7 2 (0.37%) Perl
8 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 150 (27.88%) Degree
2 69 (12.83%) PMP
3 65 (12.08%) PMI Certification
4 64 (11.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 49 (9.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 38 (7.06%) ISEB
7 26 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 20 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (2.04%) CIPD
9 11 (2.04%) CISA
9 11 (2.04%) CISSP
9 11 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.67%) APMP
11 8 (1.49%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.30%) APMG
12 7 (1.30%) CISM
12 7 (1.30%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.30%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 6 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.95%) QA
2 29 (5.39%) COBIT
3 28 (5.20%) ISO 9001
4 27 (5.02%) ISO 14001
5 21 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.86%) SLA
7 7 (1.30%) ISO 9000
8 6 (1.12%) MiFID
9 5 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.74%) GDPR
10 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 4 (0.74%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.56%) EMIR
11 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.37%) COSO
13 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.19%) IFRS
13 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) Netcool
1 4 (0.74%) NSN NetAct
1 4 (0.74%) OPNET
2 2 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.09%) IBM
3 21 (3.90%) Oracle
4 20 (3.72%) SAP
5 18 (3.35%) Atlassian
6 17 (3.16%) HP
7 11 (2.04%) Cognizant
8 9 (1.67%) Huawei
9 7 (1.30%) Cisco
10 6 (1.12%) Pega
11 5 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.74%) Blue Prism
12 4 (0.74%) Tableau
12 4 (0.74%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.74%) Workday
13 3 (0.56%) Xerox
14 2 (0.37%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.37%) Remedy
14 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.37%) Teradata
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Annapurna HR
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
The Curve Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester,
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive + benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 depending on experience + benefits
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