The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 188 171 211
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +40
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 37 63 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 1.09% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.86% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 14
Average salary £61,500 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £40,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.66%
FMCG
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1855 2199 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.24% 38.03% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1508 1578
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FMCG
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Berkshire

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Berkshire

FMCG
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Berkshire 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
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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
Slough +3 20 £65,000 +30.00%
Maidenhead - 8 £51,000 -
Reading -6 6 £43,000 -16.50%
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 43 (59.72%) Project Management
2 28 (38.89%) Finance
3 25 (34.72%) ITIL
4 24 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 23 (31.94%) Retail
6 22 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (29.17%) Change Management
8 20 (27.78%) Windows
8 20 (27.78%) Citrix
8 20 (27.78%) VMware
9 18 (25.00%) Oracle
9 18 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 17 (23.61%) SQL
10 17 (23.61%) UML
10 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
10 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) Use Case
10 17 (23.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (22.22%) ISEB
11 16 (22.22%) Advertising
11 16 (22.22%) Scrum
11 16 (22.22%) Banking
11 16 (22.22%) BPMN
11 16 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 16 (22.22%) User Stories
11 16 (22.22%) Dependency Management
12 14 (19.44%) SAP
13 11 (15.28%) LAN

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (5.56%) Lync
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.78%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP FI
1 5 (6.94%) SAP WM
1 5 (6.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (6.94%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.78%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) LAN
1 11 (15.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SAP BW
1 5 (6.94%) QlikView
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (38.89%) Finance
2 24 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 23 (31.94%) Retail
4 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
5 16 (22.22%) Advertising
5 16 (22.22%) Banking
6 6 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.17%) Marketing
8 2 (2.78%) Automotive
9 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 24 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 23 (31.94%) Analyst
3 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 17 (23.61%) Business Analyst
4 17 (23.61%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 17 (23.61%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 13 (18.06%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (18.06%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Business Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Account Director
8 5 (6.94%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) EDI
2 3 (4.17%) SAP Basis
2 3 (4.17%) Ajax
2 3 (4.17%) HTML
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.17%) CSS
2 3 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) New Media
3 5 (6.94%) PMI
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) Project Management
2 25 (34.72%) ITIL
3 21 (29.17%) Change Management
4 18 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 17 (23.61%) Use Case
5 17 (23.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (23.61%) UML
6 16 (22.22%) Scrum
6 16 (22.22%) BPMN
6 16 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 16 (22.22%) User Stories
6 16 (22.22%) Dependency Management
7 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.72%) ERP
9 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.94%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (22.22%) ISEB
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.78%) CISA
6 2 (2.78%) CISM
6 2 (2.78%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) COBIT
1 2 (2.78%) COSO
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Citrix
1 20 (27.78%) VMware
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle
3 14 (19.44%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.39%) ATG
6 1 (1.39%) Endeca