The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 189 123 164
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +41
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 20 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 1.36% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.62% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Six Sigma
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4103 3029 3005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.36% 84.05% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 2356 2517
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Leeds -41 13 £47,500 +18.75%
Six Sigma
Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Project Management
3 12 (34.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 10 (28.57%) DMAIC
4 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Process Management
6 8 (22.86%) TQM
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (11.43%) SAP Travel Management
8 4 (11.43%) Workflow
8 4 (11.43%) SAP HR
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 4 (11.43%) SAP
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) ISEB
9 3 (8.57%) BPR
9 3 (8.57%) Service Management
9 3 (8.57%) User Stories
10 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
10 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP HR
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Rational Rose
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 19 (54.29%) Business Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Business Process Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Process Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Management Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Managed Services
8 1 (2.86%) Business Process Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) WSDL
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Project Management
2 12 (34.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 10 (28.57%) DMAIC
4 9 (25.71%) Process Management
5 8 (22.86%) TQM
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) Workflow
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) BPR
8 3 (8.57%) User Stories
9 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.71%) OO
9 2 (5.71%) DSDM
9 2 (5.71%) Validation
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
1 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft