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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 203
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -42.72%
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
4036 3519 3603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.92% 79.56% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3482 2854 3115
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £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