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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 95 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.067% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.17% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +6.45%
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
536 578 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.86% 38.69% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 344 364 278
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Lotus
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP APO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MDM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft