The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 130 115 137
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 13 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.56% 0.69% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.88% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 30
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
813 744 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.12% 36.87% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 683 590 811
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Watford -13 2 £45,000 -10.00%
St Albans -14 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £70,000 -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (50.00%) SAP
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 13 (40.63%) Retail
4 13 (40.63%) CRM
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
6 9 (28.13%) Master Data Management
6 9 (28.13%) Coaching
6 9 (28.13%) Data Management
6 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
6 9 (28.13%) ERP
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) Marketing
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) VB
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
9 5 (15.63%) PMP
9 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (12.50%) Test Management
10 4 (12.50%) QMS
10 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Retail
3 7 (21.88%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Business Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Architect
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Mechanical Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.13%) IT Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 13 (40.63%) CRM
3 9 (28.13%) Master Data Management
3 9 (28.13%) Coaching
3 9 (28.13%) Data Management
3 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
3 9 (28.13%) ERP
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (12.50%) Test Management
6 4 (12.50%) QMS
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
1 5 (15.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) PMP
2 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ACCA
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) AppSense
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) SolidWorks