The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 225 221 162
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -59
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 28 28 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.39% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.14% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 71
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £17,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £58,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
FMCG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2395 2450 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.73% 34.25% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1866 1954
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FMCG
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FMCG Salary Trend in the North West

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

FMCG Salary Histogram in the North West

FMCG
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West 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
Manchester +12 15 £40,250 -23.33% 3
Merseyside +24 9 £50,000 -
Cheshire -3 2 £40,000 +19.40%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (64.29%) SAP
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) ABAP
3 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 8 (19.05%) Finance
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (19.05%) LSMW
4 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.90%) Banking
7 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.52%) MS Project
8 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.52%) ERP
8 4 (9.52%) ETL
8 4 (9.52%) BAPI
8 4 (9.52%) Retail
8 4 (9.52%) SAP BPC
8 4 (9.52%) Marketing
8 4 (9.52%) Degree
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Project
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP BPC
2 2 (4.76%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.76%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP QM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.38%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.76%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.38%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) LSMW
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Multimedia
6 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.76%) Legal
7 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.38%) Automotive
7 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) SAP Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Business Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) SAP Business Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Consultant
6 7 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) SAP Data Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Data Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) BAPI
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (2.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Conversion
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 8 (19.05%) Migration
2 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 4 (9.52%) ETL
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.52%) People Management
6 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) ABAP
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) VBA
3 3 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) SAP
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) JDA
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £70k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago