The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 139 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 6 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.76% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 3
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
FMCG
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
856 851 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.60% 35.34% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 559 582 572
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FMCG
Salary Trend in Reading

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Reading

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Reading

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) SNMP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) BGP
1 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DTV
1 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) PLM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca