Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma Black Belt
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 752 994 1109
Rank change year-on-year +242 +115 +7
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 11 30 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.085% 0.11% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 14
Median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £46,125
90th Percentile £72,250 £82,500 £83,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% -20.56% -10.83%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 12,888 27,497 36,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.28% 21.93% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,428 20,717 26,783
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,333 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.63% - +5.88%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt.

Salary trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 7 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
England +230 11 £32,500 -38.10%
UK excluding London +192 8 £32,500 -23.53%
Work from Home -64 5 £32,500 -18.75%
South East +145 4 £31,250 -51.92%
North of England +88 4 £70,000 +27.27%
Yorkshire - 4 £70,000 -
London +208 2 £32,500 -58.06%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (45.45%) Architectural Design
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Vue.js
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Umbraco
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (45.45%) Data Privacy
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) CMS
3 5 (45.45%) Games
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development

Six Sigma Black Belt
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 5 (45.45%) CMS
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Junior
1 5 (45.45%) Junior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Umbraco Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Professional Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Professional Services Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) Vue.js
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (45.45%) Architectural Design
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Data Privacy
2 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Business Case
5 1 (9.09%) Case Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com