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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 424 471 447
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 614 561 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.22% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 506 461 459
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%

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
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
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 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +20 568 £50,000 -4.76% 79
London +58 293 £57,400 -2.13% 42
South East -27 83 £45,000 -13.46% 15
East of England +46 69 £47,500 -5.00% 8
West Midlands +28 50 £47,500 +15.15% 5
Hertfordshire +15 48 £50,000 +11.11% 7
City of London +39 41 £62,500 +31.57% 7
Berkshire +1 28 £45,000 -9.09% 12
North West -4 28 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands -37 26 £47,500 - 3
West Sussex +23 18 £45,000 -33.33%
Birmingham - 16 £40,000 - 1
Manchester +12 15 £40,250 -23.33% 3
Bedfordshire +6 13 £77,500 +32.47%
Hoddesdon - 12 £27,500 - 2
Coventry - 11 £55,000 -
Reading +15 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Lincolnshire +4 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Gatwick - 10 - -
Merseyside +24 9 £50,000 -
Surrey +23 9 £27,750 -32.72%
Middlesex -8 9 £65,000 -1.14% 1
South West -9 9 £42,500 -24.44%
Watford +7 8 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Derbyshire -8 8 £90,000 +71.42% 2
Yorkshire -31 8 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Staffordshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
Liverpool - 8 £50,000 -
Uxbridge +6 7 - - 1
Scotland +18 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 532 (44.59%) Retail
2 470 (39.40%) Finance
3 409 (34.28%) SAP
4 335 (28.08%) Manufacturing
5 242 (20.28%) Project Management
6 227 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
7 213 (17.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 192 (16.09%) Logistics
9 179 (15.00%) Business Analysis
10 167 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
11 152 (12.74%) Degree
12 148 (12.41%) Telecoms
13 125 (10.48%) SQL Server
13 125 (10.48%) SQL
14 122 (10.23%) ITIL
14 122 (10.23%) Marketing
15 119 (9.97%) Microsoft
16 114 (9.56%) Analytics
17 111 (9.30%) Waterfall
18 109 (9.14%) Change Management
19 106 (8.89%) SAP MM
20 103 (8.63%) PRINCE2
20 103 (8.63%) Scrum
21 102 (8.55%) Banking
22 101 (8.47%) ERP
23 99 (8.30%) SDLC
24 97 (8.13%) Advertising
25 93 (7.80%) Oracle
26 92 (7.71%) E-Commerce
27 91 (7.63%) HTML

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (2.60%) MS Exchange
1 31 (2.60%) NetWeaver
2 29 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.59%) Drupal
4 16 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (1.26%) CMS
6 14 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.01%) Confluence
8 9 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (0.67%) Apache
10 7 (0.59%) SAS
11 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.34%) WordPress
12 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.25%) Node.js
14 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 70 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.02%) MS Office
3 22 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.68%) SPSS
5 9 (0.75%) MS Project
6 7 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.084%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.084%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 106 (8.89%) SAP MM
2 77 (6.45%) SAP PP
3 72 (6.04%) SAP SD
4 62 (5.20%) SAP APO
5 57 (4.78%) SAP SCM
6 46 (3.86%) SAP CO
6 46 (3.86%) SAP FI
6 46 (3.86%) SAP FI/CO
7 44 (3.69%) SAP WM
8 28 (2.35%) SAP QM
9 22 (1.84%) SAP SM
10 20 (1.68%) SAP CRM
11 19 (1.59%) SAP Retail
12 14 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 14 (1.17%) SAP PM
13 13 (1.09%) SAP BPC
14 10 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
15 9 (0.75%) SAP ERP
16 6 (0.50%) SAP PP-PI
16 6 (0.50%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.51%) SaaS
2 22 (1.84%) Office 365
3 20 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.67%) PaaS
6 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.17%) Taleo
7 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.084%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.084%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.26%) Firewall
2 19 (1.59%) SAN
3 17 (1.42%) VPN
4 15 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.26%) VoIP
5 13 (1.09%) LAN
5 13 (1.09%) DNS
5 13 (1.09%) Wireless
6 12 (1.01%) WAN
6 12 (1.01%) LDAP
7 11 (0.92%) DHCP
7 11 (0.92%) FTP
8 10 (0.84%) SSL
9 7 (0.59%) 802.11
9 7 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (0.50%) WebEx
11 5 (0.42%) Internet
11 5 (0.42%) MPLS
12 4 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.21%) SAP BW
3 54 (4.53%) SAP BI
3 54 (4.53%) BusinessObjects
4 42 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.27%) SAP HANA
6 35 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (2.35%) QlikView
9 24 (2.01%) Big Data
10 23 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
12 16 (1.34%) DB2
13 13 (1.09%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.01%) Spotfire
14 12 (1.01%) Data Mining
14 12 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.84%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 12 (1.01%) Subversion
1 12 (1.01%) JIRA
1 12 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.75%) LSMW
3 6 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.084%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.084%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.084%) Axure RP
General
1 532 (44.59%) Retail
2 470 (39.40%) Finance
3 335 (28.08%) Manufacturing
4 148 (12.41%) Telecoms
5 122 (10.23%) Marketing
6 102 (8.55%) Banking
7 97 (8.13%) Advertising
8 32 (2.68%) Automotive
9 28 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.51%) Electronics
11 14 (1.17%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.92%) Back Office
13 10 (0.84%) Publishing
14 7 (0.59%) Local Government
15 6 (0.50%) Games
16 5 (0.42%) Billing
16 5 (0.42%) Law
16 5 (0.42%) Legal
17 4 (0.34%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 276 (23.13%) Analyst
2 226 (18.94%) Consultant
3 184 (15.42%) Business Analyst
4 173 (14.50%) SAP Consultant
5 114 (9.56%) Developer
6 91 (7.63%) Project Manager
7 85 (7.12%) Senior Consultant
8 77 (6.45%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 58 (4.86%) SAP Analyst
10 52 (4.36%) Functional Consultant
11 50 (4.19%) Senior Manager
11 50 (4.19%) SAP Business Analyst
11 50 (4.19%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 45 (3.77%) Business Manager
13 41 (3.44%) SAP Manager
14 40 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
15 37 (3.10%) Architect
15 37 (3.10%) .NET Developer
15 37 (3.10%) Head of IT
16 36 (3.02%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (7.63%) HTML
2 79 (6.62%) .NET
3 75 (6.29%) CSS
4 47 (3.94%) ASP.NET
5 41 (3.44%) jQuery
6 39 (3.27%) XML
7 29 (2.43%) HTML5
8 26 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (2.10%) AngularJS
10 24 (2.01%) SAP Basis
11 23 (1.93%) Web Services
12 19 (1.59%) CSS3
13 18 (1.51%) ADO.NET
14 14 (1.17%) Spring
14 14 (1.17%) Hibernate
15 13 (1.09%) XSLT
16 12 (1.01%) SOAP
16 12 (1.01%) SAML
16 12 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.36%) Management Information System
3 39 (3.27%) Social Media
4 38 (3.19%) Visualisation
4 38 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.01%) User Experience
6 23 (1.93%) Data Centre
7 21 (1.76%) PMI
8 19 (1.59%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.51%) Data Integration
10 15 (1.26%) Statistics
11 14 (1.17%) NHS
12 12 (1.01%) EPoS
12 12 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 11 (0.92%) Copywriting
14 9 (0.75%) Life Science
15 6 (0.50%) Blog
15 6 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.42%) Photography
17 4 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.28%) Windows
2 23 (1.93%) UNIX
3 21 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.34%) Linux
6 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.34%) Android
8 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.084%) Solaris
10 1 (0.084%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (20.28%) Project Management
2 227 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (17.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 192 (16.09%) Logistics
5 179 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 167 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
7 122 (10.23%) ITIL
8 114 (9.56%) Analytics
9 111 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 109 (9.14%) Change Management
11 103 (8.63%) PRINCE2
11 103 (8.63%) Scrum
12 101 (8.47%) ERP
13 99 (8.30%) SDLC
14 92 (7.71%) E-Commerce
15 70 (5.87%) CRM
15 70 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
16 67 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 62 (5.20%) Coaching
18 61 (5.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 125 (10.48%) SQL
2 71 (5.95%) JavaScript
3 52 (4.36%) C#
4 45 (3.77%) Java
5 26 (2.18%) R
6 25 (2.10%) VB.NET
7 24 (2.01%) PHP
8 21 (1.76%) ABAP
9 17 (1.42%) Python
10 14 (1.17%) VBA
11 12 (1.01%) Scala
11 12 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 10 (0.84%) VBScript
12 10 (0.84%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.42%) VB
13 5 (0.42%) C
14 3 (0.25%) C++
15 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.17%) RPG
15 2 (0.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 152 (12.74%) Degree
2 58 (4.86%) ISEB
3 48 (4.02%) PMI Certification
4 35 (2.93%) PMP
5 34 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 12 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.84%) CISSP
9 10 (0.84%) MBA
10 9 (0.75%) CISM
11 7 (0.59%) MCP
12 6 (0.50%) SAP Certification
13 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.25%) CCNP
14 3 (0.25%) CCNA
14 3 (0.25%) MCSA
14 3 (0.25%) CWNA
14 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.68%) SLA
2 16 (1.34%) QA
3 9 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.67%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.084%) COBIT
5 1 (0.084%) GAMP
5 1 (0.084%) GMP
System Software
1 39 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.51%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.25%) XenApp
5 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.084%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.92%) SCCM
3 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.084%) SCOM
4 1 (0.084%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.084%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.084%) WMI
Vendors
1 409 (34.28%) SAP
2 119 (9.97%) Microsoft
3 93 (7.80%) Oracle
4 43 (3.60%) Cognos
4 43 (3.60%) Tableau
5 29 (2.43%) Cisco
6 23 (1.93%) VMware
7 20 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.59%) HP
9 18 (1.51%) Citrix
10 17 (1.42%) Omniture
11 15 (1.26%) Google
12 14 (1.17%) Facebook
13 13 (1.09%) Wonderware
14 12 (1.01%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.92%) Adobe
15 11 (0.92%) TIBCO
15 11 (0.92%) Sage
16 10 (0.84%) Twitter
17 9 (0.75%) JDA
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £38,000 to £38,000 per annum £38,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car + upto 45% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 3 days ago