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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 98 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +4.21%
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
437 396 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.37% 34.71% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft