The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank - - 52
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £51,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +15.16%
FMCG
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
143 222 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.48% 36.39% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 113 198 152
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,050 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

FMCG
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Merseyside

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) EDI
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Teradata
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Data Mining

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) BODI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Governance Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Governance Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Process Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Process Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
4 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Teradata
2 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Aruba