The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
England / West Midlands
Rank 205 231 210
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £70,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.04% +6.81%  

Six Sigma Black Belt is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1078 1679 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.09% 27.31% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1277 1059
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
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 Six Sigma Black Belt within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Coventry +16 1 - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 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 Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Improvement Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft