The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 164 177
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 18 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.64% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 16
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -37.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,250 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year +12.22% -13.87%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3683 3134 3256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.82% 90.08% 88.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 2630 2657
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Manchester

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Manchester

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Six Sigma
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 26 (70.27%) Lean Six Sigma
2 21 (56.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (48.65%) Internet
4 17 (45.95%) Business Analysis
5 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (43.24%) ISEB
6 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 14 (37.84%) Waterfall
7 14 (37.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
7 14 (37.84%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 14 (37.84%) ISO 9001
7 14 (37.84%) ISO 14001
7 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
7 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
7 14 (37.84%) IT Strategy
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 8 (21.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
10 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.51%) BPMN
10 5 (13.51%) Retail
11 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (10.81%) QlikView
11 4 (10.81%) MPLS
11 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
11 4 (10.81%) OPNET

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) QlikView
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Analyst
2 17 (45.95%) Business Analyst
2 17 (45.95%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (43.24%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Business Process Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Process Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Operations Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Business Improvement Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Data Network Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Lean Six Sigma
2 21 (56.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (45.95%) Business Analysis
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (37.84%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 14 (37.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (37.84%) IT Strategy
6 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
6 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
6 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) BPMN
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
8 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (8.11%) BPR
9 3 (8.11%) Change Management
9 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (37.84%) ISO 14001
2 14 (37.84%) ISO 9001
3 4 (10.81%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
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