The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 195
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
DFSS
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4008 3317 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.22% 80.00% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 2641 2921
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DFSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DFSS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DFSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DFSS across the West Midlands region.

DFSS Salary Trend in the West Midlands