Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 114 118
Rank change year-on-year -38 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 2 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.074% 0.90% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.97% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £46,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.28% -25.00% +3.33%
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.28% -15.45% -6.38%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2473 2163 2776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.02% 92.59% 91.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1404 1751
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Edinburgh

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt