Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lean Six Sigma
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 323 297
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 16 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 21
West Midlands median annual salary £43,062 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.01% -3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,650 £35,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £71,700 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +9.09%

Lean 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8975 10081 9567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.89% 89.13% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7261 7878 7887
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Lean Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the West Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Lean Six Sigma in the West Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the West Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Birmingham +21 10 £32,500 -43.72%
Staffordshire +8 2 £46,562 -32.03% 1
Coventry +8 1 £35,000 -18.60%
Warwickshire - 1 £43,000 -
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Lean 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 16 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (25.00%) Master's Degree
5 4 (25.00%) PMI
5 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (25.00%) P3O
5 4 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (18.75%) APMP
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Retail
8 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
8 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Programme Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Transformation Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Transformation Programme Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Improvement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior PMO
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Lean Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) DMAIC
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) Master's Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (18.75%) APMP
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) P3O
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel