The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 97 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.15% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.18% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 19
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -11.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £49,250 £55,000
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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 889 1095 1234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.18% 84.36% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 764 935 1006
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Wales

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Wales

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +20 3 £55,000 +18.91%
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Six Sigma
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (66.67%) PMP
3 10 (66.67%) PMI Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Change Management
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 9 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (46.67%) Process Improvement
5 7 (46.67%) TQM
5 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
5 7 (46.67%) Process Management
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Publishing
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (13.33%) High Availability
7 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) IT Governance

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Compliance Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) BPM Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Project Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Project Portfolio Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Portfolio Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Process Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 9 (60.00%) Change Management
3 9 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 7 (46.67%) Process Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) Process Management
4 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
4 7 (46.67%) TQM
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (13.33%) Business Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 10 (66.67%) PMP
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Epicor