The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
England / North West
Rank 240 218 232
Rank change year-on-year -22 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 17 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 13
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  

Lean 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5476 4968 5800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.94% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4544 4141 4667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Lean Six Sigma in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Manchester -26 9 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cheshire +17 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Lean 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 North West region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 39 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (58.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
5 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
6 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
6 14 (35.90%) ISEB
6 14 (35.90%) Internet
6 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
6 14 (35.90%) ISO 14001
6 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
6 14 (35.90%) TOGAF
6 14 (35.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 10 (25.64%) Process Improvement
8 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 8 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (17.95%) Change Management
12 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
12 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
12 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
13 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (7.69%) BPR
14 3 (7.69%) Process Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (5.13%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Analyst
2 18 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 17 (43.59%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (41.03%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Planning Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Process Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Implementation Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Commercial Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.56%) IT Finance Manager
9 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Business Process Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (58.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
5 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (35.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
6 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
6 14 (35.90%) TOGAF
6 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.95%) Change Management
9 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
9 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
10 3 (7.69%) BPR
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Groovy
1 2 (5.13%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) ISEB
2 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO 14001
1 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
1 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + car allowence + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago