Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 318 310
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 20 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 32
South West median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £45,245
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% -0.54% -9.51%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £36,375
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £66,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% -10.43% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9193 9669 10594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.81% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7563 8048 8917
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in the South West

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in the South West

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in the South West

Six Sigma
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Wiltshire +8 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Dorset -8 6 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Bristol -26 4 £40,000 -13.51%
Devon - 3 £44,500 -
Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 8 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (15.00%) Minitab
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Data Management
8 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (15.00%) SPSS
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Internal Audit

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle ASCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Head of PMO
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Director
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Internal Audit
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Minitab