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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 139 136 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.041% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £65,000 £76,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +189.52%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -22.72%
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
706 646 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.68% 27.70% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 423 519 486
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle