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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 208 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 27 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.56% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.65% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 38
Median salary £43,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
5109 4624 4647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.89% 86.92% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 3825 3901
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -17 17 £42,500 -18.26%
Coventry -13 4 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Shropshire -17 2 £33,000 -1.49%
Worcestershire - 2 £57,500 -
Warwickshire +1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Staffordshire 0 1 £58,500 +60.27%
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (32.61%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 14 (30.43%) Project Management
4 14 (30.43%) ISEB
4 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 14 (30.43%) Process Improvement
5 13 (28.26%) SDLC
6 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (26.09%) Degree
7 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (19.57%) Test Management
8 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.39%) MS Office
9 8 (17.39%) Change Management
9 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (15.22%) JIRA
10 7 (15.22%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
11 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
11 6 (13.04%) Content Management
11 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
11 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.04%) FileNet
11 6 (13.04%) Documentum

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 6 (13.04%) Documentum
1 6 (13.04%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) CATIA
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) SilkTest
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Law
3 3 (6.52%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Military
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) QA Leader
4 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Process Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Strategic Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Process Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Business Improvement Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Managing Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Product Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) SCADA
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (32.61%) Lean Six Sigma
3 14 (30.43%) Business Analysis
3 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 14 (30.43%) Process Improvement
3 14 (30.43%) Project Management
4 13 (28.26%) SDLC
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (19.57%) Test Management
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.39%) Change Management
8 7 (15.22%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Content Management
9 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
9 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
9 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ISEB
2 12 (26.09%) Degree
3 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.35%) CISSP
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) CCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CISA
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) HND
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.17%) PMP
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Qualys
4 1 (2.17%) Rockwell
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) Siemens
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago