The table below looks at the statistics for DFSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -42.72%
DFSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 161 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 82.35% 78.16% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 142 131 196
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%