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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 195 156 142
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 24 36 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.73% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.91% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 47
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £38,250 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,375
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +21.21%
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
4295 3965 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.79% 80.72% 77.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3288 3307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Birmingham -24 11 £71,250 +23.91% 1
Staffordshire +3 6 £42,000 -
Walsall +2 2 £42,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -11 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Coventry -19 2 £34,000 -51.42%
Wolverhampton - 1 £41,000 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Six Sigma.

1 26 (45.61%) Lean Six Sigma
2 24 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (36.84%) Finance
5 18 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (22.81%) ISEB
8 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 12 (21.05%) Marketing
9 11 (19.30%) Project Management
10 9 (15.79%) Degree
10 9 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.04%) Coaching
12 7 (12.28%) Business Transformation
12 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
12 7 (12.28%) ITIL
13 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
13 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (8.77%) Banking
14 5 (8.77%) Logistics
14 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
14 5 (8.77%) Change Management
15 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
15 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
16 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (5.26%) Service Management
16 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
16 3 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Lync
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
1 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Analyst
2 22 (38.60%) Business Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Project Manager
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Manager
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Programme Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Programme Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Governance Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Business Process Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) Coordinator
9 1 (1.75%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.51%) CSS
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Lean Six Sigma
2 24 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 11 (19.30%) Project Management
8 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
8 8 (14.04%) Coaching
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Business Transformation
10 5 (8.77%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) Logistics
11 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.26%) Service Management
12 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
13 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
13 2 (3.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) C#
1 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
2 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) ISEB
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.75%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
1 2 (3.51%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Infor
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos
Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago