The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 646 607 575
Rank change year-on-year -39 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 226 328 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 191 249 339
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

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 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
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%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in the UK

Six Sigma
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in the UK

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in the UK

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 Six Sigma within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -22 213 £50,000 -9.09% 48
London -5 96 £60,000 -2.04% 21
South East +20 30 £52,750 -8.26% 10
West Midlands +19 26 £47,500 -4.04% 5
North West -34 22 £35,000 -31.37% 4
City of London +23 19 £72,500 +19.58% 8
Manchester -18 16 £32,500 -40.90% 3
Birmingham +11 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South West +2 11 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Yorkshire +13 9 £38,750 -7.73% 2
East Midlands +8 9 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Hampshire +18 8 £47,500 -29.62% 3
Berkshire +10 7 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Surrey +32 6 £48,000 -36.00% 3
East of England -2 6 £45,000 -7.21%
Scotland -5 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Bristol -15 6 £62,500 +31.57%
East Sussex +13 5 £60,000 +87.50% 2
West Yorkshire +10 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Nottingham +4 5 £48,750 -13.33%
Fife +2 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Glenrothes -1 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £48,750 -11.36%
Cheshire -28 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Solihull - 5 £55,000 -
Guildford +18 4 £48,000 -36.00% 3
Brighton +13 4 £60,000 +87.50% 2
Wales +13 4 £47,500 +2.70%
Leeds +3 4 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Slough -3 4 £50,000 -23.07%

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Six Sigma.

1 221 (50.57%) Lean Six Sigma
2 153 (35.01%) Project Management
3 143 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (31.58%) Finance
5 120 (27.46%) PRINCE2
6 113 (25.86%) Process Improvement
7 98 (22.43%) Degree
8 96 (21.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 90 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 89 (20.37%) ITIL
11 85 (19.45%) Business Analysis
12 81 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
13 79 (18.08%) Change Management
14 50 (11.44%) Microsoft Excel
14 50 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
15 46 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 46 (10.53%) Coaching
16 45 (10.30%) Microsoft
17 44 (10.07%) MS Visio
18 43 (9.84%) PMI Certification
19 41 (9.38%) Service Delivery
19 41 (9.38%) Manufacturing
19 41 (9.38%) Retail
20 40 (9.15%) Telecoms
21 37 (8.47%) PMP
21 37 (8.47%) Business Transformation
21 37 (8.47%) PMO
22 36 (8.24%) Programme Management
22 36 (8.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
23 35 (8.01%) BPMN

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 8 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.60%) SAS
3 4 (0.92%) Confluence
4 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.23%) CICS
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (11.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (10.07%) MS Visio
3 34 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (6.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.14%) Simulink
7 4 (0.92%) SPSS
8 3 (0.69%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.29%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (2.29%) Oracle HRMS
3 10 (2.29%) Oracle Payroll
4 8 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 7 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.37%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.92%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.92%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.92%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.92%) SAP PS
7 4 (0.92%) Traffica
8 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.46%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.46%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.52%) SaaS
2 6 (1.37%) Office 365
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.46%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.60%) Broadband
3 4 (0.92%) 2G
3 4 (0.92%) 3G
3 4 (0.92%) GPRS
3 4 (0.92%) GSM
3 4 (0.92%) LTE
3 4 (0.92%) MPLS
3 4 (0.92%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.92%) UMTS
4 3 (0.69%) Intranet
5 2 (0.46%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) MVNO
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) Skype
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
6 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.97%) QlikView
2 10 (2.29%) SQLPlus
3 9 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.83%) Big Data
5 7 (1.60%) Power BI
6 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.14%) GIS
8 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.92%) EDRMS
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.69%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.23%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.23%) MS Access
11 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.75%) JIRA
2 9 (2.06%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (1.14%) CANoe
4 3 (0.69%) Hudson
5 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.23%) Selenium
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 138 (31.58%) Finance
2 41 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 41 (9.38%) Retail
3 40 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.49%) Marketing
5 21 (4.81%) Legal
6 16 (3.66%) Banking
6 16 (3.66%) Law
7 14 (3.20%) Automotive
8 13 (2.97%) Back Office
9 8 (1.83%) Advertising
9 8 (1.83%) Electronics
10 7 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.60%) Publishing
11 6 (1.37%) Front Office
12 5 (1.14%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.69%) Billing
14 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.23%) Games
15 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 145 (33.18%) Analyst
2 79 (18.08%) Business Analyst
3 60 (13.73%) Consultant
4 50 (11.44%) Project Manager
5 32 (7.32%) Process Analyst
6 24 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (4.58%) Business Manager
7 20 (4.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 17 (3.89%) Business Process Analyst
8 17 (3.89%) IT Manager
9 16 (3.66%) Developer
10 14 (3.20%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.75%) Business Consultant
12 11 (2.52%) ITSM Consultant
12 11 (2.52%) Operations Manager
13 10 (2.29%) Lean Consultant
13 10 (2.29%) Oracle Analyst
13 10 (2.29%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 10 (2.29%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.29%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.14%) Web Services
2 3 (0.69%) XML
3 2 (0.46%) CSS
3 2 (0.46%) JSP
3 2 (0.46%) XBRL
4 1 (0.23%) .NET
4 1 (0.23%) COM
4 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.23%) HTML
4 1 (0.23%) HTML5
4 1 (0.23%) J2EE
4 1 (0.23%) jQuery
4 1 (0.23%) JSON
4 1 (0.23%) Middleware
4 1 (0.23%) Qt
4 1 (0.23%) REST
4 1 (0.23%) Servlets
4 1 (0.23%) SOAP
4 1 (0.23%) Spring
4 1 (0.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.75%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.29%) PMI
3 10 (2.29%) Virtual Team
4 6 (1.37%) User Experience
5 5 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (1.14%) VHDL
6 4 (0.92%) EPoS
7 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.69%) FMCG
7 3 (0.69%) Life Science
7 3 (0.69%) Robotics
8 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.46%) Blog
8 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.46%) iPad
8 2 (0.46%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.46%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.69%) Windows
2 2 (0.46%) Linux
2 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (50.57%) Lean Six Sigma
2 153 (35.01%) Project Management
3 143 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (27.46%) PRINCE2
5 113 (25.86%) Process Improvement
6 96 (21.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 90 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 89 (20.37%) ITIL
9 85 (19.45%) Business Analysis
10 79 (18.08%) Change Management
11 50 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (10.53%) Coaching
13 41 (9.38%) Service Delivery
14 37 (8.47%) Business Transformation
15 36 (8.24%) Programme Management
16 35 (8.01%) BPMN
16 35 (8.01%) CRM
17 34 (7.78%) Waterfall
18 31 (7.09%) Scrum
18 31 (7.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.32%) SQL
2 25 (5.72%) C
3 14 (3.20%) Java
4 11 (2.52%) MATLAB
4 11 (2.52%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.06%) R
6 8 (1.83%) Python
7 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.14%) C++
8 5 (1.14%) VBA
9 4 (0.92%) Embedded C
10 3 (0.69%) Groovy
11 2 (0.46%) C#
11 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.23%) COBOL
12 1 (0.23%) REXX
12 1 (0.23%) VB
12 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 98 (22.43%) Degree
2 46 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 43 (9.84%) PMI Certification
4 37 (8.47%) PMP
5 36 (8.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 26 (5.95%) ISEB
7 22 (5.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (3.66%) Security Cleared
8 16 (3.66%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 14 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (2.97%) SC Cleared
11 12 (2.75%) DV Cleared
11 12 (2.75%) Master's Degree
12 11 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.60%) APMP
13 7 (1.60%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 5 (1.14%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.92%) CBAP
15 4 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.47%) PMO
2 24 (5.49%) QA
3 23 (5.26%) COBIT
4 20 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (2.97%) ISO 9001
6 12 (2.75%) ISO 14001
7 6 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 5 (1.14%) DO-254
8 5 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.92%) P3O
9 4 (0.92%) SLA
10 3 (0.69%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.46%) GCP
11 2 (0.46%) GDPR
11 2 (0.46%) IFRS
11 2 (0.46%) MiFID
12 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 19770
12 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.23%) ACF2
2 1 (0.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (0.92%) Netcool
1 4 (0.92%) NSN NetAct
1 4 (0.92%) OPNET
2 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.72%) SAP
3 18 (4.12%) Oracle
4 16 (3.66%) IBM
4 16 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.06%) Pega
6 8 (1.83%) Cognizant
6 8 (1.83%) Tableau
7 7 (1.60%) HP
8 6 (1.37%) iManage
8 6 (1.37%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.14%) Actel
9 5 (1.14%) Altera
9 5 (1.14%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.14%) Mentor Graphics
10 4 (0.92%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.92%) Capita
10 4 (0.92%) Remedy
11 3 (0.69%) Minitab
12 2 (0.46%) Teradata
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Forman IT
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
The ECS Group Limited
Salary: car, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intotec
Salary: From £120,000 to £140,000 per annum Fantastic Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, medical, life assurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits pension, medical, life assurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 + Car allowance + Bonus Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Allianz Insurance plc (UK)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 + Car allowance + Bonus Competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Romford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus car allowance and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Morson International
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago