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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 51 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 10 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.66% 2.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.29% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -19.04%
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
189 175 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.34% 28.74% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 155 146 177
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,725 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 29 August 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
Wirral -7 3 - -
Liverpool -1 2 - -
FMCG
North West

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (70.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Remedy
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Netcool
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) CA Clarity
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) VBA

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CA Clarity
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) PowerHouse
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Remedy
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (10.00%) CA