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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 187 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 32 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.91% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.14% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 35
Average salary £43,500 £95,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.21% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £43,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £95,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +24.29%
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
4985 4281 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.87% 79.50% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 3547 3663
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 £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -28 7 £50,000 -47.36%
Coventry -13 6 £46,250 -38.33%
Shropshire - 5 £37,500 -
Staffordshire +3 4 £42,000 -30.00% 1
Warwickshire -24 3 £52,500 +22.09%
Walsall - 2 £51,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (60.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 26 (46.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (35.71%) Finance
4 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (23.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
7 12 (21.43%) Coaching
7 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (19.64%) Change Management
8 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
9 10 (17.86%) Degree
9 10 (17.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 10 (17.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 9 (16.07%) Logistics
10 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
11 8 (14.29%) ISEB
11 8 (14.29%) ITIL
12 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (12.50%) Process Improvement
13 6 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (10.71%) Project Management
14 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
14 5 (8.93%) PMP
14 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
14 5 (8.93%) Target Operating Model
15 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
15 4 (7.14%) DMAIC
15 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
15 4 (7.14%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Project
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Simulink
3 1 (1.79%) Stata
3 1 (1.79%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.79%) Primavera
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Automotive
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Programme Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Programme Manager
6 4 (7.14%) SAP Programme Manager
6 4 (7.14%) SAP Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) jQuery
2 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Economics
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Solaris
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 26 (46.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
6 12 (21.43%) Coaching
7 11 (19.64%) Change Management
7 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.07%) Logistics
9 8 (14.29%) ITIL
10 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (12.50%) Process Improvement
11 6 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
12 5 (8.93%) Target Operating Model
13 4 (7.14%) DMAIC
13 4 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
13 4 (7.14%) PRINCE
14 3 (5.36%) CRM
14 3 (5.36%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) C#
2 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) VB
3 1 (1.79%) VBA
3 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.79%) AWK
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 10 (17.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 8 (14.29%) ISEB
4 5 (8.93%) PMP
4 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.36%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.79%) HNC
6 1 (1.79%) HND
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) APMP
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) PMBOK
3 2 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Progress
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Cognos
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec
3 1 (1.79%) Remedy
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.79%) QAD
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Infor
Redditch, Worcestershire
Lear Corporation
Salary: From £41,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago