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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 197 204 177
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 21 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.21% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 25
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +7.14%
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Lean Six Sigma Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Coventry -8 9 - -
Shropshire - 4 £37,250 -
Staffordshire - 3 £42,000 -
Birmingham +9 1 £42,500 +3.03%
Lean Six Sigma
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 18 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (41.18%) Change Management
4 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
5 11 (32.35%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
7 8 (23.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) PMP
8 7 (20.59%) PMI Certification
9 6 (17.65%) PRINCE
9 6 (17.65%) SAP FI
9 6 (17.65%) SAP
9 6 (17.65%) ISEB
9 6 (17.65%) PMI
9 6 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (17.65%) SAP CO
9 6 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (14.71%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 5 (14.71%) Coaching
10 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (11.76%) Logistics
11 4 (11.76%) DMAIC
11 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SAP FI
1 6 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (17.65%) SAP CO
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Business Analyst
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Programme Manager
2 6 (17.65%) SAP Programme Manager
2 6 (17.65%) SAP Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Process Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PMI
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 18 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (41.18%) Change Management
4 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
6 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (17.65%) PRINCE
9 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (14.71%) Coaching
10 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.76%) Logistics
10 4 (11.76%) DMAIC
10 4 (11.76%) Project Management
11 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
11 2 (5.88%) QMS
12 1 (2.94%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 7 (20.59%) PMP
2 7 (20.59%) PMI Certification
3 6 (17.65%) ISEB
4 5 (14.71%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (2.94%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco