The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 108 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.17% 1.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 3.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.28% +15.55%
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 Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
508 458 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.72% 37.51% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 461 398 232
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

FMCG
Salary Trend in Kent

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Kent

FMCG
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Tonbridge - 2 £55,000 -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) JD Edwards
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Market Research
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) JD Edwards