The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 54 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 10 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.80% 2.03% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 5.92% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 17
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 169 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.50% 34.28% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 170 132 231
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

FMCG
Salary Trend in Slough

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Slough

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 23 (82.14%) Finance
3 22 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (75.00%) Scrum
4 21 (75.00%) Advertising
4 21 (75.00%) Change Management
4 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 21 (75.00%) UML
4 21 (75.00%) ISEB
4 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (75.00%) Banking
4 21 (75.00%) Retail
4 21 (75.00%) Business Analysis
4 21 (75.00%) Use Case
4 21 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (75.00%) BPMN
4 21 (75.00%) Waterfall
4 21 (75.00%) User Stories
4 21 (75.00%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Windows
6 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) WAN

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
General
1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) Advertising
2 21 (75.00%) Banking
2 21 (75.00%) Retail
2 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Business Analyst
1 22 (78.57%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Senior Business Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 22 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (75.00%) UML
3 21 (75.00%) Change Management
3 21 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 21 (75.00%) Use Case
3 21 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (75.00%) BPMN
3 21 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 21 (75.00%) User Stories
3 21 (75.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) ERP
5 2 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
2 3 (10.71%) JD Edwards
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Manugistics