The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DFSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DFSS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Design For Six Sigma (DFSS)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 970
Permanent jobs citing DFSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £30,000

DFSS 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

DFSS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DFSS in the UK

DFSS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DFSS in the UK