The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 82 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.05% 0.34% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 1.04% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £58,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -33.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
FMCG
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
360 384 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 37.93% 32.96% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 312 329 357
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FMCG across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

FMCG
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FMCG across the Bedfordshire region.

FMCG Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

FMCG
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 5 £77,500 +32.47%
Bedford - 3 £27,500 -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 21 (95.45%) Retail
2 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (45.45%) CRM
2 10 (45.45%) ERP
2 10 (45.45%) SaaS
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Back Office
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) B2B
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 5 (22.73%) WebEx
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) HNC
7 1 (4.55%) HND
7 1 (4.55%) SLA
7 1 (4.55%) Finance

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) SaaS
2 5 (22.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) WebEx
General
1 21 (95.45%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) Back Office
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Head of Project Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) CRM
1 10 (45.45%) ERP
1 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 5 (22.73%) B2B
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HNC
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA