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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 46 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.85% 0.16% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.36% 0.39% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
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
168 254 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.50% 39.75% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 123 211 193
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Merseyside

FMCG
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Liverpool - 8 £50,000 -
Wirral +10 1 £100,000 -
FMCG
North West

FMCG
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) ABAP
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) MI Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) ABAP
2 1 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com