The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 87 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 19 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.39% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.56% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 2
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.56% +27.77%
Six Sigma
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1130 1070 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.42% 82.24% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 936 914 814
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Wales

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +9 19 £52,000 +22.35%
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Six Sigma 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.

1 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 21 (67.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (64.52%) Banking
4 19 (61.29%) Project Management
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) Degree
6 16 (51.61%) Lean Six Sigma
7 15 (48.39%) Finance
8 12 (38.71%) UML
8 12 (38.71%) Use Case
9 11 (35.48%) Java
9 11 (35.48%) PMP
9 11 (35.48%) PMI Certification
9 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
9 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (35.48%) People Management
10 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
11 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
13 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
14 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 6 (19.35%) Change Management
14 6 (19.35%) Process Management
15 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
15 4 (12.90%) Validation
16 3 (9.68%) ISEB
16 3 (9.68%) SAP
17 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
17 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
17 2 (6.45%) Asset Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Six Sigma 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 20 (64.52%) Banking
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Process Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Business Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (61.29%) Project Management
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) Lean Six Sigma
5 12 (38.71%) UML
5 12 (38.71%) Use Case
6 11 (35.48%) People Management
6 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
9 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
10 6 (19.35%) Process Management
10 6 (19.35%) Change Management
11 4 (12.90%) Validation
11 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
12 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
12 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 16 (51.61%) Degree
3 11 (35.48%) PMP
3 11 (35.48%) PMI Certification
4 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (9.68%) ISEB
6 2 (6.45%) MBA
6 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM