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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK
Rank 845 905 909
Rank change year-on-year +60 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 15 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.049% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.072% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 34
Median salary £50,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.18% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £100,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.04% +6.81%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20788 28689 29284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.76% 27.75% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16377 22981 22971
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,800 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 21 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 3 months to 26 March 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 +73 13 £49,000 -30.00% 9
London +57 3 £47,500 -44.11% 1
South East +54 3 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Selby - 3 - -
Scotland +33 2 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Glasgow +21 2 £55,000 +46.66% 1
West Sussex - 2 £46,250 - 4
West Midlands +26 1 - -
East of England +21 1 £62,500 +8.69%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £62,500 -
Coventry +16 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £50,500 -8.18%
Milton Keynes +8 1 £50,500 -
North West -13 1 - -
Manchester -17 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 £47,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 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 Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 44 (91.67%) Six Sigma
2 35 (72.92%) Lean Six Sigma
3 27 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (43.75%) Process Improvement
5 20 (41.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 14 (29.17%) Finance
7 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.83%) Coaching
9 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
10 7 (14.58%) BPMN
10 7 (14.58%) Change Management
10 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.50%) MS Office
11 6 (12.50%) Project Management
11 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) Retail
13 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (8.33%) Google
13 4 (8.33%) Marketing
13 4 (8.33%) DMAIC
13 4 (8.33%) VMware
13 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
13 4 (8.33%) BCP
13 4 (8.33%) Cisco
13 4 (8.33%) Web Services
13 4 (8.33%) Linux

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related 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 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Consultant
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement Specialist
5 6 (12.50%) Business Improvement Specialist
6 5 (10.42%) Lean Specialist
6 5 (10.42%) Six Sigma Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) IT Architect
7 4 (8.33%) IT Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Process Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Business Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Business Improvement Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Process Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Six Sigma
2 35 (72.92%) Lean Six Sigma
3 27 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (43.75%) Process Improvement
5 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.83%) Coaching
7 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.58%) BPMN
8 7 (14.58%) Change Management
9 6 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) BCP
11 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
11 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) DMAIC
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
12 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
12 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (8.33%) CCEA
2 4 (8.33%) CCIE
2 4 (8.33%) CCNA
2 4 (8.33%) CCNP
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (8.33%) MCSA
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) RHCE
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 4 (8.33%) VCAP
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (2.08%) HNC
4 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) Citrix
2 4 (8.33%) Google
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £ competitive + car / allowance +15%bonus+pension + health
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
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Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Commission + annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago