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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 132 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 6 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 1681 2082 1441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.94% 87.15% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1583 1189
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -0.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) P3O
4 3 (27.27%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) APMP
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Automotive
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Economics
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management

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 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Head of Business Change
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Improvement Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Management Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Economics
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) APMP
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) P3O
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday