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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 92 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.94% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.76% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Average salary £52,000 £53,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +51.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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
1119 1053 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.91% 79.41% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 905 896 826
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 13 £52,000 -1.88%
Six Sigma
UK

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (76.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 22 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (66.67%) Banking
4 19 (63.33%) Project Management
5 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (56.67%) Degree
7 15 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 14 (46.67%) Finance
9 12 (40.00%) PMP
9 12 (40.00%) PMI Certification
9 12 (40.00%) Java
9 12 (40.00%) UML
9 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
9 12 (40.00%) Use Case
9 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (40.00%) People Management
10 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
11 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
13 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
13 6 (20.00%) Process Management
14 5 (16.67%) Change Management
15 4 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
15 4 (13.33%) Validation
16 3 (10.00%) SAP
17 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
17 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
17 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
17 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 20 (66.67%) Banking
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Process Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Process Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (63.33%) Project Management
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 12 (40.00%) UML
5 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 12 (40.00%) Use Case
5 12 (40.00%) People Management
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
8 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) Process Management
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 4 (13.33%) Validation
10 4 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
11 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
11 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
3 12 (40.00%) PMP
3 12 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 2 (6.67%) MBA
5 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) IBM