The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma 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 Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 196 171 191
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 8 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
Lean Six Sigma
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
3923 3282 3530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.16% 80.21% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3288 2612 2979
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 £28,550 £27,500 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lean Six Sigma Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Staffordshire - 5 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £42,000 -
Walsall -5 1 £43,000 +22.85%
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma.

1 27 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 22 (81.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
5 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (51.85%) ISEB
6 12 (44.44%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Marketing
8 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
8 6 (22.22%) Coaching
9 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 5 (18.52%) Logistics
9 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
10 4 (14.81%) SAP
10 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
11 2 (7.41%) MS Office
11 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (7.41%) Change Management
11 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
12 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (3.70%) APMP
12 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
12 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
12 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (3.70%) Business Development

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Lean 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 Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 16 (59.26%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 22 (81.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
5 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 6 (22.22%) Coaching
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Logistics
8 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) Change Management
9 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
10 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (3.70%) Project Management
10 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.70%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (3.70%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (3.70%) PMP
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) APMP
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) SAP