Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 215 230
Rank change year-on-year -49 +15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 32 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.39% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 29
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.81% -28.37% +15.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £30,800
90th Percentile £70,500 £58,375 £63,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +12.35%

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 7533 6356 6516
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.21% 89.98% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6341 5351 5353
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 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
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Salford - 1 £45,000 -
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Six Sigma
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 20 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Retail
4 9 (28.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 8 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (21.88%) Internet
6 7 (21.88%) ISEB
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) BPMN
8 5 (15.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
8 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (15.63%) ISO 14001

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) BigQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Process Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Chief Information Officer
7 2 (6.25%) CIO
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Network Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Network Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.13%) JAXB
1 1 (3.13%) JSON
1 1 (3.13%) JSP
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
6 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) BPMN
7 5 (15.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
7 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 7 (21.88%) ISEB
4 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
6 2 (6.25%) PMP
7 1 (3.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) ISO 14001
2 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
3 4 (12.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) OPNET
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago