The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma Black Belt
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 434 479
Rank change year-on-year +59 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.14% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £70,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -25.00% +36.58%  

Six Sigma Black Belt is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4159 5713 6717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 31.34% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 4626 5165
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey +32 1 £80,000 +14.28%
Berkshire +16 1 £75,000 +13.20%
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 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 South East region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (87.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (50.00%) Front Office
6 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (25.00%) DMAIC
8 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) JIRA
8 1 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) C
8 1 (12.50%) C#
8 1 (12.50%) C++
8 1 (12.50%) COBOL
8 1 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (12.50%) VBScript
8 1 (12.50%) VB
8 1 (12.50%) MySQL
8 1 (12.50%) DB2

Six Sigma Black Belt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (12.50%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (87.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) DMAIC
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) COBOL
1 1 (12.50%) REXX
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ACF2
1 1 (12.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat