Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 148 150
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 10 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.49% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.47% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £43,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,425 £29,500
90th Percentile £61,900 £52,575 £52,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +4.55%

Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1823 2322 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.02% 88.93% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1984 1981
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,700 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
South Wales +31 7 £50,000 +14.29% 1
West Wales - 3 £43,000 -
Six Sigma
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (20.00%) NHS
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

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:

General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft