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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 146 162 142
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 13 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.53% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +19.31%
FMCG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1126 1324 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.38% 38.14% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 680 808 617
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FMCG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Scotland

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

FMCG Salary Histogram in Scotland

FMCG
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Edinburgh +9 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Glasgow - 5 £72,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) General Ledger
2 6 (46.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (46.15%) SAP CO
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) SAP R/3
2 6 (46.15%) SAP FI
2 6 (46.15%) SAP SD
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (38.46%) ACCA
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) CCA
3 5 (38.46%) CIMA
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
5 3 (23.08%) Drupal
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) Windows

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SAP SD
1 6 (46.15%) SAP R/3
1 6 (46.15%) SAP FI
1 6 (46.15%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (46.15%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) General Ledger
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Business Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
7 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
7 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) CCA
2 5 (38.46%) ACCA
2 5 (38.46%) CIMA
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus