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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 178 186 136
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -50
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 23 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.51% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.60% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 35
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +25.00%
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
4218 4177 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.32% 85.73% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3360 3303 2283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Leeds +18 19 £35,000 -22.22%
Bradford - 3 £45,000 -
Six Sigma
Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (48.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) MS Office
4 23 (38.33%) Project Management
5 21 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 20 (33.33%) DSDM
6 20 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 19 (31.67%) Finance
8 18 (30.00%) MS Visio
9 16 (26.67%) MS Project
9 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (23.33%) Project Governance
10 14 (23.33%) Retail
10 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
10 14 (23.33%) SAS
11 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (18.33%) QA
12 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (16.67%) CRM
13 10 (16.67%) Banking
14 9 (15.00%) Programme Management
14 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
15 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
15 8 (13.33%) Document Management
15 8 (13.33%) ITIL
15 8 (13.33%) UML
15 8 (13.33%) Intranet

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
1 14 (23.33%) SAS
2 6 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (40.00%) MS Office
2 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 16 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (26.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Intranet
2 3 (5.00%) LAN
2 3 (5.00%) WAN
2 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Retail
3 10 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) German Language
4 1 (1.67%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Analyst
2 29 (48.33%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) PMO Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Agile Coach
6 5 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support
9 1 (1.67%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Junior
9 1 (1.67%) Junior Project Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Change Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Head of IT
9 1 (1.67%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) PMI
2 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) NHS
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (48.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 23 (38.33%) Project Management
3 21 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 20 (33.33%) DSDM
4 20 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (23.33%) Project Governance
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (16.67%) CRM
10 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (15.00%) Programme Management
11 8 (13.33%) Document Management
11 8 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 8 (13.33%) ITIL
11 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
11 8 (13.33%) BPR
11 8 (13.33%) UML
11 8 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) ISEB
2 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Minitab