The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 460 450 477
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 549 511 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.23% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 438 425 450
Average salary £53,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £29,000 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,550 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42993 41429 45795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.91% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33604 33705 38462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FMCG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FMCG within the UK.

FMCG Salary Trend in the UK

FMCG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

FMCG Salary Histogram in the UK

FMCG
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
England -23 525 £53,000 +11.57% 76
London -10 247 £59,650 +14.16% 23
South East +18 92 £53,000 -3.63% 7
North West -25 66 £47,500 +30.13% 19
East Midlands +14 46 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire -22 41 £49,750 +17.05% 3
Berkshire +16 35 £53,000 -3.63% 3
Manchester +10 35 £52,500 -2.32% 7
West Yorkshire +6 34 £48,750 +47.72% 3
Slough +27 25 £53,000 +92.72%
Leeds -15 22 £44,000 +33.33% 1
Middlesex +9 21 £61,500 +68.49%
City of London -5 20 £56,250 -4.25% 6
East of England -9 20 £58,500 +17.00% 8
Leicestershire +24 19 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Merseyside +11 17 £40,000 - 8
Milton Keynes +6 15 £49,500 -47.89% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 15 £49,500 -1.00% 2
Cheshire -16 15 £47,500 +37.68% 6
Lincolnshire +12 12 £50,000 +33.33%
Chester +1 11 £47,500 +37.68% 5
Hertfordshire -20 10 £72,000 +44.00% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £49,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey -15 7 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Liverpool +12 6 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Wirral -5 6 £47,500 - 3
Bedfordshire -8 6 £58,500 -33.14% 1
South West -34 6 £65,000 +56.62% 4
Bradford - 6 £60,000 - 1

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 366 (35.06%) SAP
2 356 (34.10%) Retail
3 297 (28.45%) Project Management
4 284 (27.20%) Finance
5 239 (22.89%) Manufacturing
6 194 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 177 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
8 140 (13.41%) Business Analysis
9 139 (13.31%) Marketing
10 135 (12.93%) SQL
11 133 (12.74%) Logistics
12 120 (11.49%) Change Management
13 119 (11.40%) Degree
14 104 (9.96%) E-Commerce
15 102 (9.77%) ERP
16 101 (9.67%) Advertising
17 100 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
18 95 (9.10%) PRINCE2
18 95 (9.10%) Business Intelligence
19 92 (8.81%) Scrum
20 89 (8.52%) Banking
21 86 (8.24%) Analytics
22 84 (8.05%) CRM
23 82 (7.85%) Telecoms
23 82 (7.85%) User Acceptance Testing
24 75 (7.18%) Waterfall
25 71 (6.80%) Microsoft
26 70 (6.70%) UML
27 67 (6.42%) JavaScript
27 67 (6.42%) ISEB

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.30%) CMS
3 23 (2.20%) SAS
4 17 (1.63%) WordPress
5 13 (1.25%) Drupal
6 12 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.05%) NetWeaver
8 9 (0.86%) MS Exchange
8 9 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (0.77%) Apache Pig
10 7 (0.67%) Lync
10 7 (0.67%) Commerce Server
11 6 (0.57%) SAP Portal
11 6 (0.57%) Confluence
11 6 (0.57%) concrete5
12 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.48%) Quickr
12 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.48%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.92%) MS Office
3 17 (1.63%) Photoshop
4 13 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (1.15%) MS Project
6 7 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.19%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 57 (5.46%) SAP FI
2 55 (5.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 55 (5.27%) SAP CO
3 52 (4.98%) SAP WM
4 45 (4.31%) SAP SD
5 43 (4.12%) SAP MM
6 31 (2.97%) SAP PP
7 23 (2.20%) Magento
8 21 (2.01%) SAP SCM
9 15 (1.44%) SAP CRM
10 13 (1.25%) SAP MDM
11 12 (1.15%) SAP QM
11 12 (1.15%) SAP APO
11 12 (1.15%) SAP SRM
11 12 (1.15%) Google Analytics
12 11 (1.05%) SAP PP-PI
13 10 (0.96%) SAP LE
13 10 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 10 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (0.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.92%) SaaS
2 19 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.096%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.53%) WAN
1 16 (1.53%) LAN
2 9 (0.86%) WAAS
3 6 (0.57%) VoIP
4 5 (0.48%) DNS
4 5 (0.48%) DHCP
4 5 (0.48%) Firewall
5 4 (0.38%) Wireless
5 4 (0.38%) Internet
5 4 (0.38%) SAN
6 3 (0.29%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) Intranet
7 2 (0.19%) HTTP
7 2 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.36%) SAP BW
3 29 (2.78%) Big Data
4 20 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.63%) Data Mining
6 17 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (1.44%) SAP BI
8 13 (1.25%) SAP HANA
9 12 (1.15%) Base SAS
9 12 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.96%) MySQL
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.77%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.77%) Subversion
5 7 (0.67%) JIRA
5 7 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.57%) Selenium
6 6 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.57%) Jasmine
6 6 (0.57%) Grunt
7 5 (0.48%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.29%) ERwin
8 3 (0.29%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.19%) Xcode
9 2 (0.19%) LSMW
10 1 (0.096%) Axure RP
General
1 356 (34.10%) Retail
2 284 (27.20%) Finance
3 239 (22.89%) Manufacturing
4 139 (13.31%) Marketing
5 101 (9.67%) Advertising
6 89 (8.52%) Banking
7 82 (7.85%) Telecoms
8 47 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 23 (2.20%) Automotive
10 15 (1.44%) Legal
11 14 (1.34%) Publishing
12 11 (1.05%) Front Office
13 9 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.67%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.57%) Billing
16 4 (0.38%) Games
17 3 (0.29%) Electronics
18 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.19%) General Ledger
18 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 243 (23.28%) Analyst
2 191 (18.30%) Consultant
3 152 (14.56%) Business Analyst
4 150 (14.37%) SAP Consultant
5 126 (12.07%) Project Manager
6 120 (11.49%) Developer
7 91 (8.72%) Senior Consultant
8 76 (7.28%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 66 (6.32%) Senior Analyst
10 54 (5.17%) Senior Business Analyst
11 53 (5.08%) SAP Analyst
12 46 (4.41%) Architect
13 45 (4.31%) Senior Manager
14 41 (3.93%) SAP WM Consultant
14 41 (3.93%) SAP Business Analyst
15 39 (3.74%) Web Developer
16 32 (3.07%) IT Project Manager
17 30 (2.87%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 29 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
19 28 (2.68%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.94%) .NET
2 61 (5.84%) HTML
3 60 (5.75%) CSS
4 46 (4.41%) jQuery
5 29 (2.78%) LINQ
6 27 (2.59%) HTML5
7 24 (2.30%) CSS3
8 23 (2.20%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.72%) Backbone.js
10 17 (1.63%) JSON
11 14 (1.34%) XML
12 13 (1.25%) Web Services
12 13 (1.25%) Ajax
12 13 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (1.25%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.86%) Django
13 9 (0.86%) WCF
14 8 (0.77%) EDI
15 7 (0.67%) J2EE
16 6 (0.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.16%) Social Media
3 27 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 26 (2.49%) Mathematics
5 23 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.11%) Digital Media
7 21 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.92%) User Experience
9 15 (1.44%) PMI
9 15 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.34%) EPoS
11 11 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.05%) Life Science
12 10 (0.96%) Statistics
12 10 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.86%) Economics
14 8 (0.77%) Animation
15 5 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
16 4 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.27%) Windows
2 27 (2.59%) Apple iOS
3 9 (0.86%) Android
3 9 (0.86%) Linux
4 7 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.38%) AIX
6 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.29%) UNIX
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (28.45%) Project Management
2 194 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 177 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (13.41%) Business Analysis
5 133 (12.74%) Logistics
6 120 (11.49%) Change Management
7 104 (9.96%) E-Commerce
8 102 (9.77%) ERP
9 95 (9.10%) PRINCE2
9 95 (9.10%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (8.81%) Scrum
11 86 (8.24%) Analytics
12 84 (8.05%) CRM
13 82 (7.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 75 (7.18%) Waterfall
15 70 (6.70%) UML
16 67 (6.42%) User Stories
17 66 (6.32%) ITIL
18 65 (6.23%) Use Case
19 62 (5.94%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 135 (12.93%) SQL
2 67 (6.42%) JavaScript
3 44 (4.21%) Java
4 36 (3.45%) PHP
4 36 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 25 (2.39%) C#
6 23 (2.20%) VB
7 17 (1.63%) C
8 14 (1.34%) Python
9 12 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.96%) VBA
10 10 (0.96%) VB6
11 9 (0.86%) ABAP
12 7 (0.67%) MATLAB
13 6 (0.57%) VBScript
14 5 (0.48%) PowerHouse
15 4 (0.38%) RPG
16 3 (0.29%) SAPscript
16 3 (0.29%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 119 (11.40%) Degree
2 67 (6.42%) ISEB
3 50 (4.79%) PMI Certification
4 36 (3.45%) PMP
5 14 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.96%) MBA
7 9 (0.86%) PhD
8 6 (0.57%) CISM
9 5 (0.48%) CCA
10 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.38%) CISA
10 4 (0.38%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.29%) MCSE
12 2 (0.19%) CISSP
12 2 (0.19%) ACCA
12 2 (0.19%) GCIH
12 2 (0.19%) CGEIT
13 1 (0.096%) MCITP
13 1 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.096%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.49%) QA
2 18 (1.72%) SLA
3 8 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
5 2 (0.19%) BS25999
5 2 (0.19%) COSO
6 1 (0.096%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.096%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.38%) vSphere
3 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.19%) XenApp
4 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.096%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (0.48%) SCOM
2 4 (0.38%) Netcool
2 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.096%) MOM
Vendors
1 366 (35.06%) SAP
2 71 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 55 (5.27%) Oracle
4 22 (2.11%) Citrix
5 20 (1.92%) IBM
6 19 (1.82%) VMware
7 17 (1.63%) Business Objects
8 13 (1.25%) Remedy
9 12 (1.15%) Cisco
9 12 (1.15%) Google
10 10 (0.96%) Adobe
10 10 (0.96%) Sun
10 10 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.86%) Siebel
11 9 (0.86%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.86%) Ipanema Technologies
12 8 (0.77%) Tableau
12 8 (0.77%) Sage
12 8 (0.77%) ATG
13 7 (0.67%) hybris
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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