Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DFSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DFSS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1165 - 1267
Rank change year-on-year - +1267 +22
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% - 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
England median annual salary - - £40,000
UK median annual salary - - £40,000

DFSS 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

DFSS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DFSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DFSS in England

DFSS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DFSS in England.

Salary trend for DFSS in England

DFSS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DFSS within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
London - 1 - -
DFSS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DFSS 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 England region with a requirement for DFSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Reinsurance

DFSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Process Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt