The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
England / Yorkshire
Rank 213 230 216
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 17 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.31% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.35% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 39
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £31,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £63,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4851 5740 6762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.72% 88.24% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4237 4755 5428
Median salary £44,031 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +29 9 £35,500 +1.42% 1
North Yorkshire +8 5 - -
South Yorkshire +3 2 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 28 (51.85%) Lean Six Sigma
2 20 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
5 14 (25.93%) Finance
5 14 (25.93%) MS Office
6 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (24.07%) BPMN
6 13 (24.07%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 12 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 12 (22.22%) Project Management
8 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
8 11 (20.37%) Coaching
9 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
11 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
12 6 (11.11%) BPR
12 6 (11.11%) DMAIC
13 5 (9.26%) ERP
13 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (9.26%) Degree
14 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
14 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
14 4 (7.41%) CRM
15 3 (5.56%) Scrum
15 3 (5.56%) UML

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.93%) MS Office
3 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
1 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Business Improvement Specialist
2 15 (27.78%) Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Lean Specialist
3 9 (16.67%) Six Sigma Specialist
4 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 7 (12.96%) Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Business Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Change Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Process Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) CSS3
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) HTML5
1 1 (1.85%) J2EE
1 1 (1.85%) JMS
1 1 (1.85%) jQuery
1 1 (1.85%) JSP
1 1 (1.85%) Servlets
1 1 (1.85%) SOAP
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
1 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) Fintech
3 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Lean Six Sigma
2 20 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 13 (24.07%) BPMN
4 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 12 (22.22%) Project Management
6 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
6 11 (20.37%) Coaching
7 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.11%) BPR
8 6 (11.11%) DMAIC
9 5 (9.26%) ERP
9 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) CRM
10 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 11 (20.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PMO
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Dell
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) VMware