The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 46 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.51% 0.97% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £77,500 £58,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
FMCG
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
120 120 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.25% 29.06% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 95 96 124
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

FMCG
Salary Trend in Luton

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Luton

FMCG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) SaaS
3 5 (41.67%) PaaS
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) HNC
5 1 (8.33%) HND
5 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (8.33%) Degree

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Head of Project Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) HND