The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 135 126
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 14 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.50% +5.26%  

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 1753 2099 1734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.21% 87.49% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1541 1402
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%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Birmingham

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 9 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Business Transformation
4 6 (33.33%) iManage
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) Legal
4 6 (33.33%) Validation
4 6 (33.33%) Interwoven
4 6 (33.33%) CRM
5 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Data Management
6 4 (22.22%) Automotive
6 4 (22.22%) Law
6 4 (22.22%) APMP
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) P3O
6 4 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (22.22%) Demand Forecasting
6 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Economics
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C

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 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (33.33%) Legal
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Automotive
3 4 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Development Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Development Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Head of Business Change
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Development Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Business Transformation
4 6 (33.33%) CRM
4 6 (33.33%) Validation
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (11.11%) Economics
7 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) P3O
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) iManage
1 6 (33.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
Birmingham
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
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