Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma Black Belt
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1117 1119 1162
Rank change year-on-year +2 +43 +51
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 24 85 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.047% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.063% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 46
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £45,250 £42,400 £41,250
90th Percentile £84,250 £77,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.83% +15.00% -4.76%

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 37,899 42,909 47,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.83% 23.95% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27,744 33,026 38,279
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 10 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 18 December 2018. 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 +8 20 £58,750 -9.62% 1
UK excluding London +26 19 £53,000 -7.83%
North of England +28 6 £52,500 +16.67%
London +8 5 £77,500 +14.81% 1
East of England +35 4 - -
Scotland +9 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +34 3 £19,500 -
North West +25 3 £52,500 +16.67%
South East +16 3 £60,000 -
South West +14 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 22 (91.67%) Six Sigma
2 15 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
6 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) IIBA
7 3 (12.50%) Kaizen
8 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Retail
8 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Workflow
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Chatbot
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Process Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Business Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Process Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Six Sigma
2 15 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Kaizen
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Development
8 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (12.50%) IIBA
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) APMP
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt