The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 153 139
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 8 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £55,000 £51,750 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.28% +19.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2131 2678 2747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.22% 90.47% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1729 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Scotland

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh +4 4 - -
Glasgow +13 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Six Sigma
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 11 (68.75%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Robotics
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Robotic Process Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Blue Prism
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Military
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Xerox
6 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Document Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Maya
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Process Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Change Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Robotics
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Document Management
6 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Logistics
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.25%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (6.25%) IIBA
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Blue Prism
2 2 (12.50%) Xerox
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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