The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 174 197 179
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 10 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.27% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.30% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 24
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.42% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3223 3941 4448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.48% 89.45% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3258 3503
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds +9 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Wakefield - 2 £30,500 -
Six Sigma
Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 13 (44.83%) Process Improvement
2 12 (41.38%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (34.48%) Coaching
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) MS Office
6 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (24.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) ERP
8 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) DMAIC
10 3 (10.34%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.34%) Degree
10 3 (10.34%) QA
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC
10 3 (10.34%) PMO
11 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.90%) PMBOK

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Business Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Change Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Change Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Process Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Improvement Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS3
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) JMS
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) JSP
1 1 (3.45%) Servlets
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Process Improvement
2 12 (41.38%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Coaching
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) ERP
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) DMAIC
8 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
10 2 (6.90%) Process Management
10 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware