Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma Black Belt
UK
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 839 931 1083
Rank change year-on-year +92 +152 +84
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 24 31 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.13% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 27
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -26.92% +13.04% +9.52%
75th Percentile £70,000 £87,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £102,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +2.33%

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 17,521 23,819 36,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.82% 21.44% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11,841 17,935 26,804
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,525 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +131 23 £47,500 -26.92% 2
London +114 11 £32,500 -64.38% 1
UK excluding London +101 10 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Work from Home -135 7 £32,500 -18.75%
South East +76 5 £32,500 -50.00%
North of England +47 5 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (54.17%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 7 (29.17%) PMP
4 7 (29.17%) PMI Certification
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
6 5 (20.83%) PMBOK
6 5 (20.83%) Vue.js
6 5 (20.83%) Power BI
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Pricing Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Power Platform
6 5 (20.83%) Architectural Design
6 5 (20.83%) Umbraco
6 5 (20.83%) Revenue Management
6 5 (20.83%) Web 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 (20.83%) CMS
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
1 5 (20.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Power BI
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Games
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Junior
2 5 (20.83%) Junior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Professional Services Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Professional Services Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Service Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) Vue.js
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Architectural Design
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
6 5 (20.83%) Pricing Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Revenue Management
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PHP
1 5 (20.83%) VB
2 3 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) PMI Certification
2 7 (29.17%) PMP
2 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Minitab
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com