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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 71 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.72% - 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.58% - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £51,500 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £60,200
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.66%
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
243 355 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.13% 35.64% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 212 310 306
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 - 12 £51,500 -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) Oracle
1 11 (47.83%) Retail
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) HPUX
3 7 (30.43%) Solaris
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (30.43%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) JMS
3 7 (30.43%) SOA
3 7 (30.43%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (30.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
3 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
3 7 (30.43%) CSS3
3 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
1 7 (30.43%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (47.83%) Retail
2 6 (26.09%) Back Office
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Head of Architecture
1 5 (21.74%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Strategy Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Product Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 7 (30.43%) JMS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML5
2 7 (30.43%) CSS3
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) HPUX
2 7 (30.43%) Solaris
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (30.43%) OO
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
2 7 (30.43%) SOA
2 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
2 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Coaching
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) PDM
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) Cincom
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com