Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 132 163
Rank change year-on-year -31 +31 +27
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -41.94%
10th Percentile £43,750 £29,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £50,250 £54,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.26%

Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,856 1,939 2,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.94% 87.58% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,136 1,580 2,197
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Cheshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Cheshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -42 7 £47,500 -
Six Sigma
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Wealth Management
4 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) Law
4 5 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Advertising
7 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) SDLC
8 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (11.11%) PMO
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Law
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 7 (77.78%) Data Migration Manager
2 7 (77.78%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 7 (77.78%) Migration Manager
2 7 (77.78%) Migration Project Manager
3 5 (55.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE
3 5 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft