The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lean Six Sigma
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 134 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.25% 0.26% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £80,500 £47,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.47% -15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £43,500 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.69% +19.44%  

Lean Six Sigma is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2048 1752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.19% 87.67% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1497 1427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in Birmingham

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Lean Six Sigma in Birmingham

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lean Six Sigma in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Lean 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) APMP
3 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (44.44%) P3O
3 4 (44.44%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Economics
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) IBM

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Business Change
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Demand Forecasting
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
2 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Economics
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) P3O
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP