The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 215 198 173
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 24 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.41% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.49% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 37
Median salary £49,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £78,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
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
5427 4448 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.49% 83.53% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4251 3714 3494
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Six Sigma
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +10 10 £46,500 +36.76% 1
Birmingham -21 7 £48,750 -31.57% 2
Staffordshire +4 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Worcestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 35 (57.38%) PRINCE2
2 34 (55.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (52.46%) Lean Six Sigma
4 30 (49.18%) Change Management
5 20 (32.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (32.79%) Process Improvement
6 18 (29.51%) Degree
7 16 (26.23%) Business Analysis
7 16 (26.23%) ITIL
8 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (22.95%) SAP
10 12 (19.67%) PRINCE
10 12 (19.67%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (18.03%) SAP Implementation
11 11 (18.03%) PMI
11 11 (18.03%) PMP
11 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
11 11 (18.03%) Finance
11 11 (18.03%) Coaching
12 10 (16.39%) ISEB
13 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
13 8 (13.11%) Time Management
13 8 (13.11%) Conflict Management
14 7 (11.48%) Business Transformation
14 7 (11.48%) Requirements Engineering
14 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.48%) CRM
15 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
15 6 (9.84%) Project Management
15 6 (9.84%) Retail

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) FlexRay
2 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Automotive
5 3 (4.92%) Electronics
5 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Business Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) Programme Manager
4 11 (18.03%) Portfolio Manager
4 11 (18.03%) SAP Manager
4 11 (18.03%) SAP Programme Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Process Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Business Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Change Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Business Change Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Business Process Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Business Process Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Process Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.03%) PMI
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) PRINCE2
2 34 (55.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (52.46%) Lean Six Sigma
4 30 (49.18%) Change Management
5 20 (32.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (32.79%) Process Improvement
6 16 (26.23%) Business Analysis
6 16 (26.23%) ITIL
7 12 (19.67%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (19.67%) PRINCE
8 11 (18.03%) Coaching
8 11 (18.03%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (13.11%) Conflict Management
9 8 (13.11%) Time Management
9 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
10 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.48%) Business Transformation
10 7 (11.48%) CRM
10 7 (11.48%) Requirements Engineering
11 6 (9.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
2 11 (18.03%) PMP
3 10 (16.39%) ISEB
4 5 (8.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) APMP
7 1 (1.64%) CCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CEH
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CISMP
7 1 (1.64%) CISSP
7 1 (1.64%) MBA
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (1.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) COBIT
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.64%) P3O
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) SAP
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.64%) Qualys
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
West Midlands
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago