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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank - 89 60
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 0 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.24% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.82% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 30
Average salary - £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -22.72%
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
478 366 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.34% 29.88% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 308 232 236
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 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 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree