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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 462 452 483
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 539 507 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.22% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 432 413 450
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,800 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%

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
43150 41629 45171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.86% 39.28% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33753 33761 37770
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 -12 518 £53,000 +6.00% 83
London -54 224 £57,750 +5.00% 21
South East +31 94 £53,000 +11.57% 14
North West -10 74 £49,500 +35.61% 17
Yorkshire -19 46 £50,000 +17.64% 10
East Midlands +23 41 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Manchester +13 39 £51,250 -2.38% 9
West Yorkshire -4 37 £49,500 +22.98% 6
Berkshire +16 34 £53,000 -24.28% 6
Leeds -12 24 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Slough +22 23 £53,000 +36.77%
City of London -16 23 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Middlesex +7 20 £61,500 +72.02%
East of England -14 20 £50,000 - 5
Merseyside +17 18 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Cheshire -3 18 £47,500 +37.68% 3
Leicestershire +28 17 £35,000 +29.62%
Milton Keynes +7 15 £49,500 -18.51% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 15 £49,500 +10.00% 3
Chester +1 13 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Lincolnshire +13 11 £50,000 +33.33%
Surrey -18 11 £61,500 +36.66% 2
Hertfordshire -26 10 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £49,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -28 8 £60,000 +100.00% 3
Wirral -2 7 £47,250 - 3
Liverpool +13 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 6 £60,000 -14.28%
Bedfordshire -12 6 £58,500 -33.14%

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 387 (36.68%) SAP
2 361 (34.22%) Retail
3 318 (30.14%) Project Management
4 290 (27.49%) Finance
5 241 (22.84%) Manufacturing
6 199 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 190 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
8 143 (13.55%) Business Analysis
9 141 (13.36%) Marketing
10 139 (13.18%) SQL
11 130 (12.32%) Degree
12 128 (12.13%) Logistics
13 122 (11.56%) Change Management
14 113 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
15 104 (9.86%) E-Commerce
16 102 (9.67%) ERP
16 102 (9.67%) CRM
16 102 (9.67%) Advertising
17 98 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
18 94 (8.91%) Scrum
19 93 (8.82%) Banking
20 92 (8.72%) PRINCE2
21 85 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
22 84 (7.96%) Telecoms
23 83 (7.87%) Analytics
24 81 (7.68%) Microsoft
25 79 (7.49%) Waterfall
26 74 (7.01%) UML
27 71 (6.73%) ISEB
27 71 (6.73%) User Stories

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 26 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.18%) CMS
3 22 (2.09%) SAS
4 18 (1.71%) WordPress
5 12 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.14%) Drupal
6 11 (1.04%) NetWeaver
7 9 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.76%) Apache Pig
9 7 (0.66%) Lync
9 7 (0.66%) Commerce Server
10 6 (0.57%) SAP Portal
10 6 (0.57%) Confluence
10 6 (0.57%) concrete5
11 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.47%) Quickr
11 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.71%) MS Office
3 15 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.85%) MS Project
6 7 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.19%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.095%) SPSS
9 1 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.095%) EViews
Business Applications
1 55 (5.21%) SAP FI
2 53 (5.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 53 (5.02%) SAP CO
3 52 (4.93%) SAP WM
4 45 (4.27%) SAP SD
5 44 (4.17%) SAP MM
6 33 (3.13%) SAP PP
7 31 (2.94%) SAP CRM
8 23 (2.18%) Magento
9 21 (1.99%) SAP SCM
10 15 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (1.23%) SAP MDM
11 13 (1.23%) SAP APO
12 12 (1.14%) SAP QM
12 12 (1.14%) SAP SRM
12 12 (1.14%) Google Analytics
13 11 (1.04%) SAP LE
14 10 (0.95%) SAP PP-PI
15 9 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
15 9 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (1.80%) SaaS
2 5 (0.47%) Office 365
2 5 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.095%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.52%) LAN
1 16 (1.52%) WAN
2 9 (0.85%) WAAS
3 6 (0.57%) VoIP
4 5 (0.47%) DHCP
4 5 (0.47%) DNS
4 5 (0.47%) Firewall
5 4 (0.38%) Wireless
5 4 (0.38%) SAN
5 4 (0.38%) Internet
6 3 (0.28%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) VPN
7 2 (0.19%) Intranet
8 1 (0.095%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.40%) SAP BW
2 56 (5.31%) SQL Server
3 29 (2.75%) Big Data
4 20 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (1.61%) Data Mining
8 16 (1.52%) SAP BI
9 15 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (1.23%) SAP HANA
10 13 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.04%) Base SAS
12 10 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.76%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (0.57%) MySQL
15 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.76%) Subversion
5 7 (0.66%) JIRA
5 7 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.66%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.57%) Selenium
6 6 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.57%) Jasmine
6 6 (0.57%) Grunt
7 5 (0.47%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.28%) ERwin
9 2 (0.19%) Xcode
9 2 (0.19%) LSMW
9 2 (0.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.095%) Axure RP
General
1 361 (34.22%) Retail
2 290 (27.49%) Finance
3 241 (22.84%) Manufacturing
4 141 (13.36%) Marketing
5 102 (9.67%) Advertising
6 93 (8.82%) Banking
7 84 (7.96%) Telecoms
8 42 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (2.09%) Automotive
10 13 (1.23%) Legal
10 13 (1.23%) Publishing
11 11 (1.04%) Front Office
12 9 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.57%) Billing
14 4 (0.38%) Games
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
16 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.19%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 244 (23.13%) Analyst
2 196 (18.58%) Consultant
3 155 (14.69%) SAP Consultant
4 152 (14.41%) Business Analyst
5 128 (12.13%) Project Manager
6 118 (11.18%) Developer
7 91 (8.63%) Senior Consultant
8 75 (7.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 69 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
10 57 (5.40%) Senior Business Analyst
11 53 (5.02%) SAP Analyst
12 46 (4.36%) Architect
13 45 (4.27%) Senior Manager
14 42 (3.98%) SAP Business Analyst
15 39 (3.70%) SAP WM Consultant
16 37 (3.51%) Web Developer
16 37 (3.51%) Functional Consultant
17 33 (3.13%) SAP Manager
18 31 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
19 29 (2.75%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.59%) HTML
2 58 (5.50%) .NET
2 58 (5.50%) CSS
3 42 (3.98%) jQuery
4 29 (2.75%) LINQ
5 27 (2.56%) HTML5
6 24 (2.27%) CSS3
7 20 (1.90%) ASP.NET
8 19 (1.80%) Backbone.js
9 17 (1.61%) JSON
10 14 (1.33%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.23%) Web Services
12 12 (1.14%) XML
12 12 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.04%) Ajax
14 9 (0.85%) Django
14 9 (0.85%) WCF
14 9 (0.85%) EDI
15 7 (0.66%) J2EE
16 6 (0.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 113 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (2.94%) Social Media
3 30 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 28 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 26 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.09%) Digital Media
7 21 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.90%) User Experience
8 20 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.42%) PMI
9 15 (1.42%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.04%) Life Science
10 11 (1.04%) Statistics
11 10 (0.95%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.95%) EPoS
12 9 (0.85%) Economics
12 9 (0.85%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.76%) Animation
14 5 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
15 4 (0.38%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.21%) Windows
2 28 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 10 (0.95%) Android
4 7 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.66%) Linux
5 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.38%) AIX
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.28%) UNIX
8 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (30.14%) Project Management
2 199 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 190 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (13.55%) Business Analysis
5 128 (12.13%) Logistics
6 122 (11.56%) Change Management
7 104 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 102 (9.67%) ERP
8 102 (9.67%) CRM
9 98 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
10 94 (8.91%) Scrum
11 92 (8.72%) PRINCE2
12 85 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 83 (7.87%) Analytics
14 79 (7.49%) Waterfall
15 74 (7.01%) UML
16 71 (6.73%) User Stories
17 69 (6.54%) Use Case
18 66 (6.26%) BPMN
18 66 (6.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 139 (13.18%) SQL
2 64 (6.07%) JavaScript
3 43 (4.08%) Java
4 35 (3.32%) VB.NET
5 34 (3.22%) PHP
6 24 (2.27%) C#
7 22 (2.09%) VB
8 15 (1.42%) Python
9 14 (1.33%) C
10 12 (1.14%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.14%) VBA
11 10 (0.95%) ABAP
12 9 (0.85%) VB6
13 7 (0.66%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.47%) PowerHouse
14 5 (0.47%) VBScript
15 4 (0.38%) RPG
16 3 (0.28%) SAPscript
16 3 (0.28%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 130 (12.32%) Degree
2 71 (6.73%) ISEB
3 49 (4.64%) PMI Certification
4 35 (3.32%) PMP
5 14 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.04%) MBA
7 9 (0.85%) PhD
8 7 (0.66%) CISM
9 5 (0.47%) CCA
10 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.28%) MCSE
11 3 (0.28%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.28%) CISA
12 2 (0.19%) CGEIT
12 2 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.19%) CISSP
12 2 (0.19%) ACCA
12 2 (0.19%) GCIH
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.095%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.98%) QA
2 20 (1.90%) SLA
3 8 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.38%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) BS25999
6 2 (0.19%) COSO
7 1 (0.095%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.095%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.095%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (1.23%) 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%) Firmware
4 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.19%) XenApp
4 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.095%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (0.47%) SCOM
2 4 (0.38%) Netcool
2 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.095%) MOM
Vendors
1 387 (36.68%) SAP
2 81 (7.68%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.50%) Oracle
4 27 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (2.09%) Citrix
6 20 (1.90%) IBM
7 19 (1.80%) VMware
8 17 (1.61%) Business Objects
9 13 (1.23%) Siebel
10 12 (1.14%) Cisco
10 12 (1.14%) Sun
10 12 (1.14%) Remedy
10 12 (1.14%) Google
11 9 (0.85%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.85%) Ipanema Technologies
12 8 (0.76%) Tableau
12 8 (0.76%) Sage
12 8 (0.76%) Adobe
13 7 (0.66%) ATG
13 7 (0.66%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 16 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + fuel card, pension, private med and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Montash
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago