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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 435 535 472
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -63
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 587 459 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 0.96% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 507 364 413
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
42871 47644 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.67% 40.30% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33877 38087 34627
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 May 2015 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 27 May 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
England +89 552 £55,000 +1.85% 83
London +111 300 £60,000 +4.34% 29
South East -25 81 £45,000 -23.72% 19
East of England +72 79 £45,000 +24.13% 14
Hertfordshire +37 46 £47,500 +46.15% 9
Berkshire -12 31 £45,000 -18.18% 11
West Midlands +7 27 £55,000 +22.22% 5
North West +10 23 £50,000 +185.71% 3
City of London +37 20 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Manchester +7 19 £42,500 +142.85% 3
East Midlands -3 19 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Hoddesdon - 17 £28,500 -
Scotland +27 15 £43,500 -17.14%
Slough +12 15 £45,000 -4.76% 8
Coventry - 13 £55,000 -
Surrey +24 12 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Bedfordshire +26 11 £77,500 +55.00% 3
Yorkshire -5 11 £36,250 -14.70% 2
West Sussex - 11 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +21 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire +11 9 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £54,500 +21.11% 1
Hampshire -5 9 £80,000 +32.23%
Milton Keynes -17 9 £54,500 +10.10%
Horsham - 9 £45,000 -
Luton +12 7 £77,500 +55.00% 1
Norfolk +7 7 £24,500 +8.88%
Thetford +2 7 £24,500 +8.88%
Reading -8 7 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Leeds +21 6 £44,000 - 1

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 481 (42.79%) Retail
2 454 (40.39%) Finance
3 398 (35.41%) SAP
4 324 (28.83%) Manufacturing
5 280 (24.91%) Project Management
6 238 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
7 214 (19.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 210 (18.68%) Logistics
9 193 (17.17%) Business Analysis
10 164 (14.59%) Telecoms
11 151 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
12 141 (12.54%) Banking
13 135 (12.01%) SAP MM
14 133 (11.83%) SQL Server
15 125 (11.12%) Scrum
15 125 (11.12%) SDLC
16 123 (10.94%) Waterfall
17 122 (10.85%) Degree
18 120 (10.68%) Advertising
18 120 (10.68%) ITIL
19 117 (10.41%) SQL
20 110 (9.79%) Change Management
21 108 (9.61%) SAP BW
22 107 (9.52%) SAP PP
23 103 (9.16%) PRINCE2
24 97 (8.63%) Microsoft
25 96 (8.54%) Marketing
26 94 (8.36%) SAP SD
27 89 (7.92%) HTML
28 88 (7.83%) Analytics

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 49 (4.36%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (1.69%) NetWeaver
3 19 (1.69%) Drupal
4 18 (1.60%) CMS
5 17 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.62%) Apache
9 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.53%) SAS
10 6 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.53%) WordPress
10 6 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.53%) Confluence
11 5 (0.44%) Lync
12 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 61 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.27%) MS Office
3 23 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.07%) MS Project
4 12 (1.07%) SPSS
5 9 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 4 (0.36%) PTC Creo
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.27%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.089%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 135 (12.01%) SAP MM
2 107 (9.52%) SAP PP
3 94 (8.36%) SAP SD
4 82 (7.30%) SAP APO
5 74 (6.58%) SAP SCM
6 58 (5.16%) SAP WM
7 54 (4.80%) SAP FI/CO
7 54 (4.80%) SAP CO
7 54 (4.80%) SAP FI
8 30 (2.67%) SAP QM
9 24 (2.14%) SAP LE
10 16 (1.42%) SAP SM
11 15 (1.33%) SAP Retail
11 15 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
12 10 (0.89%) SAP CS
12 10 (0.89%) SAP PM
13 9 (0.80%) SAP PP-PI
13 9 (0.80%) SAP ERP
14 8 (0.71%) SAP R/3
15 7 (0.62%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.22%) SaaS
2 18 (1.60%) Office 365
3 14 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.62%) PaaS
6 5 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.27%) IaaS
8 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.089%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.91%) Firewall
2 26 (2.31%) VPN
3 22 (1.96%) SAN
4 21 (1.87%) LAN
5 20 (1.78%) WAN
5 20 (1.78%) FTP
6 19 (1.69%) VoIP
6 19 (1.69%) SSL
7 15 (1.33%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.33%) DNS
7 15 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (1.16%) VLAN
9 12 (1.07%) DHCP
10 11 (0.98%) Wireless
11 7 (0.62%) MPLS
11 7 (0.62%) Network Security
12 6 (0.53%) Internet
12 6 (0.53%) LDAP
13 3 (0.27%) BGP
13 3 (0.27%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 108 (9.61%) SAP BW
3 41 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (3.56%) SAP HANA
5 38 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (3.20%) SAP BI
7 32 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
8 26 (2.31%) QlikView
9 22 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.07%) Big Data
14 11 (0.98%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.89%) Cognos Powerplay
15 10 (0.89%) Cognos Query Studio
15 10 (0.89%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 10 (0.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (0.89%) Cognos Transformer
16 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (1.07%) LSMW
2 10 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (0.71%) Subversion
4 6 (0.53%) JIRA
4 6 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.27%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.18%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.18%) Grunt
8 1 (0.089%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.089%) Bower
8 1 (0.089%) Mocha
8 1 (0.089%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.089%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.089%) Selenium
General
1 481 (42.79%) Retail
2 454 (40.39%) Finance
3 324 (28.83%) Manufacturing
4 164 (14.59%) Telecoms
5 141 (12.54%) Banking
6 120 (10.68%) Advertising
7 96 (8.54%) Marketing
8 20 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.78%) Automotive
9 14 (1.25%) Electronics
10 13 (1.16%) Back Office
11 10 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.71%) Local Government
13 7 (0.62%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.53%) Legal
14 6 (0.53%) Games
14 6 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.44%) Billing
16 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 299 (26.60%) Analyst
2 223 (19.84%) Consultant
3 204 (18.15%) Business Analyst
4 199 (17.70%) SAP Consultant
5 113 (10.05%) Senior Consultant
6 108 (9.61%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 101 (8.99%) Project Manager
8 88 (7.83%) Developer
9 61 (5.43%) Infrastructure Manager
10 58 (5.16%) SAP Business Analyst
11 55 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
12 54 (4.80%) SAP Analyst
13 50 (4.45%) Senior Business Analyst
14 49 (4.36%) Functional Consultant
15 47 (4.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 44 (3.91%) Senior Manager
17 43 (3.83%) SAP Manager
18 40 (3.56%) Business Manager
19 38 (3.38%) SAP WM Consultant
20 37 (3.29%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (7.92%) HTML
2 77 (6.85%) CSS
3 63 (5.60%) .NET
4 43 (3.83%) ASP.NET
5 32 (2.85%) jQuery
6 27 (2.40%) XML
7 24 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (2.14%) HTML5
8 19 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 16 (1.42%) ADO.NET
9 16 (1.42%) SAP Basis
10 15 (1.33%) EDI
11 14 (1.25%) CSS3
12 13 (1.16%) Web Services
13 10 (0.89%) .NET Framework
14 9 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (0.71%) Apache Flex
15 8 (0.71%) WCF
15 8 (0.71%) Hibernate
15 8 (0.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 42 (3.74%) Visualisation
4 35 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.94%) PMI
6 23 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 21 (1.87%) Social Media
8 13 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 13 (1.16%) User Experience
9 10 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.71%) Blog
10 8 (0.71%) Statistics
11 6 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.53%) Photography
11 6 (0.53%) EPoS
11 6 (0.53%) Life Science
11 6 (0.53%) Learning Management System
11 6 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.44%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.36%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 77 (6.85%) Windows
2 18 (1.60%) UNIX
3 17 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (0.89%) Linux
6 9 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.36%) Android
8 3 (0.27%) Solaris
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (24.91%) Project Management
2 238 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (19.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 210 (18.68%) Logistics
5 193 (17.17%) Business Analysis
6 151 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
7 125 (11.12%) Scrum
7 125 (11.12%) SDLC
8 123 (10.94%) Waterfall
9 120 (10.68%) ITIL
10 110 (9.79%) Change Management
11 103 (9.16%) PRINCE2
12 88 (7.83%) Analytics
13 86 (7.65%) ERP
14 83 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 80 (7.12%) UML
16 77 (6.85%) Use Case
17 76 (6.76%) Resource Management
18 73 (6.49%) User Stories
19 71 (6.32%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 117 (10.41%) SQL
2 69 (6.14%) JavaScript
3 45 (4.00%) C#
4 39 (3.47%) Java
5 22 (1.96%) PHP
6 19 (1.69%) VBScript
6 19 (1.69%) VB.NET
6 19 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 18 (1.60%) R
8 16 (1.42%) ABAP
9 14 (1.25%) VBA
10 9 (0.80%) Python
10 9 (0.80%) VB
11 8 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.53%) Scala
13 4 (0.36%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.27%) C++
15 2 (0.18%) C
15 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 122 (10.85%) Degree
2 75 (6.67%) ISEB
3 58 (5.16%) PMI Certification
4 38 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
5 29 (2.58%) PMP
6 25 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 15 (1.33%) SAP Certification
10 13 (1.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 12 (1.07%) MCSA
12 11 (0.98%) CISSP
13 10 (0.89%) CISM
14 7 (0.62%) MCP
15 6 (0.53%) ACCA
15 6 (0.53%) CIMA
16 5 (0.44%) CCA
17 3 (0.27%) CWNA
17 3 (0.27%) MBA
17 3 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.67%) SLA
2 15 (1.33%) QA
3 11 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.36%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.089%) GAMP
7 1 (0.089%) GMP
System Software
1 50 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.36%) XenApp
3 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.18%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.18%) Xen
5 1 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.62%) SCCM
3 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.089%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.089%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.089%) Cacti
Vendors
1 398 (35.41%) SAP
2 97 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 86 (7.65%) Oracle
4 48 (4.27%) Business Objects
5 40 (3.56%) Cognos
6 39 (3.47%) Citrix
7 28 (2.49%) VMware
8 26 (2.31%) Cisco
9 24 (2.14%) Tableau
10 20 (1.78%) HP
10 20 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.98%) Sage
12 10 (0.89%) Informatica
12 10 (0.89%) Omniture
13 9 (0.80%) Adobe
14 8 (0.71%) Talend
14 8 (0.71%) Capita
15 7 (0.62%) Google
15 7 (0.62%) CA
15 7 (0.62%) JD Edwards
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London
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Slough, Berkshire
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Reading, Berkshire
Manning GmbH
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hyphen
Salary: £25k - £30k per annum + 10% performance related bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Central England Co-operative
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago