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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - 210 -
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+81.25% -
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
4194 4272 3582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.63% 77.31% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 3621 3024
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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