Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Six Sigma
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 442 534
Rank change year-on-year -7 +92 -81
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 106 146 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 97 124
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -10.43% -20.69%
10th Percentile £39,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £74,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.48% -11.74% +4.55%

Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26921 30674 37032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.45% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22140 25444 30626
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Thames Valley -19 42 £50,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +15 31 £50,000 -23.08%
Hampshire +19 28 £52,500 +1.94% 5
Surrey +33 27 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £50,000 -
East Sussex -4 7 £50,000 +58.73%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £67,500 +42.11%
Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 64 (60.38%) Lean Six Sigma
2 42 (39.62%) Finance
3 32 (30.19%) Project Management
4 30 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (26.42%) Degree
6 28 (26.42%) MS Visio
7 25 (23.58%) ITIL
8 24 (22.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (22.64%) Process Improvement
9 22 (20.75%) Business Analysis
10 21 (19.81%) IBM
10 21 (19.81%) BPMN
11 20 (18.87%) SDLC
11 20 (18.87%) Change Management
12 19 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (17.92%) Waterfall
13 18 (16.98%) Manufacturing
13 18 (16.98%) PRINCE2
14 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
15 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
15 16 (15.09%) Workflow
16 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 14 (13.21%) IBM Blueworks
17 14 (13.21%) Retail
18 13 (12.26%) COBIT
18 13 (12.26%) JIRA
18 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (12.26%) CRM
19 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Certification

Six Sigma
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 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (26.42%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.89%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.89%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (8.49%) Asana
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) Big Data
1 1 (0.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (39.62%) Finance
2 18 (16.98%) Manufacturing
3 14 (13.21%) Retail
4 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.55%) Digital Economy
6 7 (6.60%) Electronics
7 6 (5.66%) Billing
8 5 (4.72%) Marketing
9 4 (3.77%) Banking
9 4 (3.77%) Legal
10 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (36.79%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Process Analyst
3 21 (19.81%) Business Analyst
4 16 (15.09%) Consultant
5 14 (13.21%) Pensions Analyst
6 11 (10.38%) Change Manager
6 11 (10.38%) IT Manager
7 10 (9.43%) Business Change Manager
7 10 (9.43%) Business Manager
7 10 (9.43%) IT Change Manager
8 9 (8.49%) Business Process Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) Senior Technical Writer
9 8 (7.55%) Technical Writer
10 7 (6.60%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Workflow Analyst
11 6 (5.66%) Automation Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) Compliance Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) Governance Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.72%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Robotics
4 4 (3.77%) Tandem
5 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.94%) PMI
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Lean Six Sigma
2 32 (30.19%) Project Management
3 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) ITIL
5 24 (22.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (22.64%) Process Improvement
6 22 (20.75%) Business Analysis
7 21 (19.81%) BPMN
8 20 (18.87%) Change Management
8 20 (18.87%) SDLC
9 19 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (17.92%) Waterfall
10 18 (16.98%) PRINCE2
11 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
12 16 (15.09%) Workflow
13 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (12.26%) CRM
15 11 (10.38%) ERP
15 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
1 2 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (0.94%) C
2 1 (0.94%) C++
2 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (9.43%) PMI Certification
3 10 (9.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 9 (8.49%) PMP
5 8 (7.55%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 6 (5.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.77%) Master's Degree
9 3 (2.83%) CISA
9 3 (2.83%) CISM
9 3 (2.83%) CRISC
9 3 (2.83%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.94%) HNC
11 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) COBIT
2 5 (4.72%) QA
3 4 (3.77%) SLA
4 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.89%) PMO
6 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) IBM
2 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.49%) Blue Prism
4 8 (7.55%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) Capita
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (0.94%) Birst
7 1 (0.94%) TIBCO