Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 685 671 611
Rank change year-on-year -14 -60 -5
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 536 589 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 430 425 703
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -11.30% +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,425 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +4.55%

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 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 152153 160470 180138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121055 134622 149914
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £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%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in England

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in England

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in England

Six Sigma
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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 +2 202 £65,000 +4.00% 13
South East +6 107 £50,000 -3.38% 8
Midlands +24 89 £47,500 +5.56% 6
West Midlands +31 70 £43,062 -4.31% 3
North of England -45 66 £40,000 -15.79% 8
East of England +50 50 £43,500 -11.68% 1
North West -39 31 £46,000 +2.22% 1
Yorkshire -4 30 £37,500 -21.05% 4
South West -1 20 £53,000 +17.78% 3
East Midlands +9 17 £57,500 +24.32% 3
North East +10 5 £32,500 - 3
Six Sigma
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 274 (51.12%) Lean Six Sigma
2 228 (42.54%) Finance
3 186 (34.70%) Project Management
4 151 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (25.19%) ITIL
6 129 (24.07%) PRINCE2
7 128 (23.88%) Process Improvement
8 118 (22.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 114 (21.27%) Degree
10 111 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 111 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
11 81 (15.11%) Change Management
12 71 (13.25%) MS Visio
13 70 (13.06%) PMI Certification
14 68 (12.69%) Business Analysis
15 64 (11.94%) Banking
16 62 (11.57%) PMP
17 61 (11.38%) Business Transformation
18 52 (9.70%) Manufacturing
19 51 (9.51%) Scrum
20 50 (9.33%) SQL
21 46 (8.58%) Oracle
21 46 (8.58%) Service Delivery
21 46 (8.58%) Retail
21 46 (8.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 46 (8.58%) Line Management
22 44 (8.21%) CRM
22 44 (8.21%) Waterfall
22 44 (8.21%) Investment Banking
22 44 (8.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Six Sigma
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.05%) CMS
2 11 (2.05%) Confluence
3 9 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 71 (13.25%) MS Visio
2 37 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (6.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 27 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.56%) SPSS
8 2 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 41 (7.65%) Oracle EBS
1 41 (7.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 35 (6.53%) Oracle 11i
3 20 (3.73%) Oracle HRMS
3 20 (3.73%) Oracle Payroll
4 13 (2.43%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.75%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.37%) HFM
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle ASCP
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.37%) Primavera
9 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.37%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.61%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (1.68%) Asana
3 6 (1.12%) Office 365
4 5 (0.93%) SaaS
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.56%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) Yammer
7 1 (0.19%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.17%) Firewall
2 15 (2.80%) LAN
3 13 (2.43%) WAN
4 11 (2.05%) VoIP
5 10 (1.87%) SAN
6 9 (1.68%) IPsec
6 9 (1.68%) SSL
7 6 (1.12%) SMS
8 5 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.75%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.37%) Skype
10 2 (0.37%) VLAN
10 2 (0.37%) Wireless
10 2 (0.37%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.19%) PBX
11 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.34%) SQLPlus
2 19 (3.54%) Big Data
3 14 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.56%) EDRMS
5 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.37%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) GIS
7 1 (0.19%) MS Access
7 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (5.04%) JIRA
2 3 (0.56%) CANoe
2 3 (0.56%) Fiddler
2 3 (0.56%) LabVIEW
2 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.19%) JMeter
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.19%) Selenium
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 228 (42.54%) Finance
2 64 (11.94%) Banking
3 52 (9.70%) Manufacturing
4 46 (8.58%) Retail
5 44 (8.21%) Investment Banking
6 28 (5.22%) Legal
6 28 (5.22%) Retail Banking
7 24 (4.48%) Telecoms
8 22 (4.10%) Marketing
9 19 (3.54%) Law
10 15 (2.80%) Back Office
11 12 (2.24%) Electronics
12 8 (1.49%) Digital Economy
12 8 (1.49%) Front Office
13 6 (1.12%) Billing
14 4 (0.75%) Automotive
15 3 (0.56%) Advertising
15 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.19%) Prime Brokerage
16 1 (0.19%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 184 (34.33%) Analyst
2 86 (16.04%) Business Analyst
3 58 (10.82%) Project Manager
4 45 (8.40%) Consultant
4 45 (8.40%) Process Analyst
5 42 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 42 (7.84%) Transformation Manager
6 41 (7.65%) IT Manager
7 40 (7.46%) Oracle Analyst
8 38 (7.09%) Programme Manager
9 35 (6.53%) Business Transformation Manager
10 34 (6.34%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 33 (6.16%) Transformation Programme Manager
12 31 (5.78%) Business Manager
13 22 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
15 20 (3.73%) Business Change Manager
16 19 (3.54%) Architect
16 19 (3.54%) Senior Manager
16 19 (3.54%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.56%) .NET
1 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
1 3 (0.56%) ADO.NET
1 3 (0.56%) AngularJS
1 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (0.56%) Backbone.js
1 3 (0.56%) Entity Framework
1 3 (0.56%) HTML
1 3 (0.56%) HTML5
1 3 (0.56%) jQuery
1 3 (0.56%) JSON
1 3 (0.56%) SOAP
1 3 (0.56%) WCF
1 3 (0.56%) WF
1 3 (0.56%) WPF
1 3 (0.56%) XML
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 111 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.78%) Reference Data
3 27 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.48%) PMI
5 22 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.17%) Robotics
7 9 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.68%) NHS
8 8 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.12%) EPoS
9 6 (1.12%) Tandem
9 6 (1.12%) User Experience
10 5 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (0.93%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.75%) Derivative
11 4 (0.75%) Fintech
11 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.54%) Windows
2 10 (1.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.56%) Android
4 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (51.12%) Lean Six Sigma
2 186 (34.70%) Project Management
3 151 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (25.19%) ITIL
5 129 (24.07%) PRINCE2
6 128 (23.88%) Process Improvement
7 118 (22.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 111 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (15.11%) Change Management
10 68 (12.69%) Business Analysis
11 61 (11.38%) Business Transformation
12 51 (9.51%) Scrum
13 46 (8.58%) Line Management
13 46 (8.58%) Service Delivery
14 44 (8.21%) CRM
14 44 (8.21%) Waterfall
15 42 (7.84%) Coaching
15 42 (7.84%) Risk Management
15 42 (7.84%) SDLC
16 41 (7.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.33%) SQL
2 41 (7.65%) PL/SQL
3 17 (3.17%) C
4 4 (0.75%) C++
4 4 (0.75%) VBA
5 3 (0.56%) C#
5 3 (0.56%) ES6
5 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.56%) Python
5 3 (0.56%) R
5 3 (0.56%) VB
6 1 (0.19%) Java
6 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 114 (21.27%) Degree
2 70 (13.06%) PMI Certification
3 62 (11.57%) PMP
4 46 (8.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 44 (8.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 31 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (4.10%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 17 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (2.24%) Master's Degree
11 11 (2.05%) CCNA
11 11 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.68%) MCSE
12 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (1.49%) CIMA
14 7 (1.31%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
15 6 (1.12%) APMP
15 6 (1.12%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.90%) COBIT
2 31 (5.78%) QA
3 24 (4.48%) PMO
4 17 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (3.17%) SLA
5 13 (2.43%) GDPR
6 9 (1.68%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.31%) P3O
8 6 (1.12%) MiFID
8 6 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.75%) COSO
9 4 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.75%) EMIR
10 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.37%) IFRS
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (8.58%) Oracle
2 41 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.22%) Bloomberg
3 28 (5.22%) LexisNexis
4 22 (4.10%) IBM
5 18 (3.36%) SAP
6 13 (2.43%) Blue Prism
7 9 (1.68%) VMware
8 8 (1.49%) Capita
9 5 (0.93%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.93%) Minitab
9 5 (0.93%) Tableau
10 4 (0.75%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.37%) Anaplan
12 2 (0.37%) Google
12 2 (0.37%) iManage
12 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.37%) Xerox