The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank - 93 70
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 0 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.24% 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.68% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 23
Average salary - £53,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £41,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -20.95%
FMCG
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
605 440 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.35% 35.14% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 408 296 250
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,425 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FMCG
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Edinburgh

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript