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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 206 194 172
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 31 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.54% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.62% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 44
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -54.21%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.63%
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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Birmingham -2 20 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Coventry +1 6 £43,000 -7.02% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £57,500 - 2
Staffordshire -3 1 £58,500 +39.28% 1
Shropshire -18 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (52.73%) PRINCE2
2 25 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (36.36%) Finance
3 20 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 19 (34.55%) Change Management
5 18 (32.73%) Process Improvement
6 17 (30.91%) Business Analysis
7 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (27.27%) Project Management
9 13 (23.64%) Degree
9 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (21.82%) ITIL
11 11 (20.00%) ISEB
12 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.36%) Portfolio Management
13 9 (16.36%) SDLC
14 8 (14.55%) Project Governance
14 8 (14.55%) MS Office
14 8 (14.55%) SAP
14 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.73%) PMP
16 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
16 6 (10.91%) PMI
16 6 (10.91%) PRINCE
16 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
16 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
16 6 (10.91%) SAP Implementation
16 6 (10.91%) Test Management
16 6 (10.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 5 (9.09%) QA

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) Documentum
1 4 (7.27%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) CATIA
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
1 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) SilkTest
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Automotive
4 3 (5.45%) Law
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Electronics
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Military
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Programme Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Business Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Change Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Portfolio Manager
4 6 (10.91%) SAP Manager
4 6 (10.91%) SAP Programme Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Process Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Process Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) QA Leader
6 4 (7.27%) Strategic Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Process Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) PMI
3 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) SCADA
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) PRINCE2
2 25 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 19 (34.55%) Change Management
5 18 (32.73%) Process Improvement
6 17 (30.91%) Business Analysis
7 15 (27.27%) Project Management
8 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (21.82%) ITIL
10 9 (16.36%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (16.36%) SDLC
11 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.55%) Project Governance
12 6 (10.91%) PRINCE
12 6 (10.91%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (10.91%) Test Management
13 5 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
13 5 (9.09%) Logistics
13 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) ISEB
3 7 (12.73%) PMP
4 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
4 6 (10.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.82%) APMP
7 1 (1.82%) CCSA
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CISMP
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) P3O
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.82%) Qualys
4 1 (1.82%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.82%) Siemens
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bonus/excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Annapurna HR
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago