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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank - 164 136
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £51,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1143 1164 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.49% 37.02% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 728 748 629
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft