The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lean Six Sigma
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 763 772 797
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 107 141 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 154
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.69% +19.44%  

Lean 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79960 87478 97573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64514 73057 79746
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%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lean Six Sigma in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the UK

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +26 102 £50,000 -16.66% 24
London +3 40 £61,500 +2.50% 12
South East +38 19 £48,000 -21.63% 4
North West -34 14 £36,250 -34.09% 2
Manchester -13 12 £36,250 -34.09% 2
West Midlands +16 8 £78,500 +65.26% 1
East Midlands +11 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
South West +11 7 £62,500 +58.22% 3
City of London +19 6 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Bristol - 6 £62,500 -
Birmingham +11 5 £80,500 +69.47%
Yorkshire +10 5 £36,000 +1.40% 1
Hampshire +10 5 £42,000 -23.63% 3
Surrey +38 4 £48,000 -31.42%
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £48,750 +62.50%
Nottingham +1 4 £48,750 -
Fareham - 4 £41,250 - 1
Guildford - 4 £48,000 -
East Sussex +17 3 £56,000 +83.60% 1
Berkshire +13 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Wales +12 3 £40,000 -5.88%
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
South Wales +22 2 £47,500 +11.76%
West Yorkshire +13 2 £36,000 +12.50%
Brighton +12 2 £63,000 +106.55% 1
Cardiff +11 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Leeds +5 2 £36,000 +12.50%
Northamptonshire -2 2 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Slough -4 2 £50,000 -23.07%

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Lean 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 with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 221 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 89 (40.27%) Finance
3 69 (31.22%) Project Management
4 68 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (27.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 58 (26.24%) Process Improvement
7 54 (24.43%) Change Management
7 54 (24.43%) PRINCE2
8 50 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (22.62%) Business Analysis
8 50 (22.62%) Degree
9 41 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (14.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 30 (13.57%) ITIL
12 28 (12.67%) Coaching
13 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Excel
14 26 (11.76%) PMI Certification
14 26 (11.76%) Manufacturing
15 23 (10.41%) Business Transformation
16 22 (9.95%) Line Management
16 22 (9.95%) IT Strategy
16 22 (9.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
16 22 (9.95%) TOGAF
17 21 (9.50%) Service Delivery
17 21 (9.50%) MS Visio
17 21 (9.50%) Waterfall
18 20 (9.05%) Performance Improvement
18 20 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (9.05%) PMP
18 20 (9.05%) Process Management

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) CMS
2 2 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.50%) MS Visio
3 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (7.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.81%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.81%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.81%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.81%) SAP PS
3 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.90%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.90%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.98%) SaaS
2 5 (2.26%) Office 365
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) Internet
2 6 (2.71%) Broadband
3 2 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) SAN
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.26%) Big Data
2 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) MS Access
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Selenium
2 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 89 (40.27%) Finance
2 26 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 20 (9.05%) Retail
4 17 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.52%) Back Office
6 9 (4.07%) Legal
7 8 (3.62%) Law
7 8 (3.62%) Marketing
8 7 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.71%) Banking
10 4 (1.81%) Front Office
11 3 (1.36%) Automotive
11 3 (1.36%) Billing
11 3 (1.36%) Electronics
12 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 86 (38.91%) Analyst
2 42 (19.00%) Business Analyst
3 28 (12.67%) Project Manager
4 27 (12.22%) Process Analyst
5 24 (10.86%) Consultant
6 18 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (6.79%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (6.33%) Developer
9 13 (5.88%) Business Manager
9 13 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
10 10 (4.52%) Lean Consultant
11 9 (4.07%) Change Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
11 9 (4.07%) IT Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Operations Manager
12 8 (3.62%) Business Transformation Manager
12 8 (3.62%) Senior IT Manager
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.62%) Six Sigma Consultant
12 8 (3.62%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) COM
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
2 1 (0.45%) CSS3
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) HTML5
2 1 (0.45%) J2EE
2 1 (0.45%) JMS
2 1 (0.45%) jQuery
2 1 (0.45%) JSP
2 1 (0.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) Qt
2 1 (0.45%) Servlets
2 1 (0.45%) SOAP
2 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.71%) PMI
3 6 (2.71%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.81%) EPoS
4 4 (1.81%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Robotics
6 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.90%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.90%) FMCG
6 2 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Fintech
7 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.45%) SCADA
7 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 69 (31.22%) Project Management
3 68 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (27.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 58 (26.24%) Process Improvement
6 54 (24.43%) Change Management
6 54 (24.43%) PRINCE2
7 50 (22.62%) Business Analysis
7 50 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (13.57%) ITIL
9 28 (12.67%) Coaching
10 23 (10.41%) Business Transformation
11 22 (9.95%) IT Strategy
11 22 (9.95%) Line Management
11 22 (9.95%) TOGAF
12 21 (9.50%) Service Delivery
12 21 (9.50%) Waterfall
13 20 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (9.05%) Performance Improvement
13 20 (9.05%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.98%) Java
2 10 (4.52%) C
3 6 (2.71%) SQL
4 3 (1.36%) Groovy
4 3 (1.36%) Python
4 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.36%) VBA
5 2 (0.90%) R
6 1 (0.45%) C#
6 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (22.62%) Degree
2 31 (14.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 26 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 22 (9.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 20 (9.05%) PMP
6 18 (8.14%) ISEB
7 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
8 13 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 13 (5.88%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 10 (4.52%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (3.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 4 (1.81%) APMP
12 4 (1.81%) CBAP
13 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.90%) CITP
14 2 (0.90%) IIBA
15 1 (0.45%) APMG
15 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.98%) PMO
3 10 (4.52%) QA
4 8 (3.62%) COBIT
5 7 (3.17%) ISO 14001
5 7 (3.17%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.81%) P3O
7 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.90%) GCP
7 2 (0.90%) IFRS
7 2 (0.90%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.90%) SLA
8 1 (0.45%) GDPR
8 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.45%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.43%) SAP
3 9 (4.07%) Pega
4 8 (3.62%) Cognizant
4 8 (3.62%) IBM
5 6 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.81%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.36%) HP
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle
8 2 (0.90%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.90%) Remedy
8 2 (0.90%) Sage
8 2 (0.90%) Zuora
9 1 (0.45%) Adobe
9 1 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.45%) Epicor
9 1 (0.45%) Minitab
9 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Forman IT
Salary: package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intotec
Salary: From £120,000 to £140,000 per annum Fantastic Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, medical, life assurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits pension, medical, life assurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Romford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits OR Day Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago