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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lean Six Sigma
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 239 208
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 8 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.098% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 14
Median salary £78,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.26% +9.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,874 £43,500 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.69% +19.44%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4495 5406 4997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.21% 88.68% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4191 4131
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 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
Birmingham +6 5 £80,500 +69.47%
Staffordshire - 2 £46,562 - 1
Walsall - 1 £78,500 -
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 15 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (26.67%) APMP
3 4 (26.67%) P3O
3 4 (26.67%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Economics
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Automotive
5 2 (13.33%) e-Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience

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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Head of Business Change
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Improvement Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) e-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) BPR
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Economics
4 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) APMP
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) P3O
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago