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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 460 467 468
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 515 492 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.22% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 407 406 396
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 +3 476 £55,000 -1.78% 79
London -5 205 £55,000 -10.20% 35
South East -55 95 £55,000 -1.78% 12
East of England +38 58 £47,500 -15.55% 8
Berkshire -14 44 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire +1 38 £42,500 -22.01% 6
Hertfordshire +19 31 £47,500 +15.85% 7
North West -10 27 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Slough +17 26 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +15 26 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East Midlands +20 19 £47,500 +13.09% 3
Middlesex +11 18 £26,000 -62.85%
Manchester -18 16 £86,500 +73.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 15 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Milton Keynes +10 14 £55,000 +107.54% 1
West Midlands -14 14 £35,000 - 4
South West -17 14 £35,000 -22.22% 4
City of London -23 13 £74,500 +29.56% 4
Scotland +7 11 £47,500 +1.60%
Leeds +5 11 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Bedfordshire +20 10 £62,500 +11.11%
Derbyshire +24 9 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Watford -7 9 - - 2
Bristol -10 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Thetford - 9 £30,000 -
Norfolk - 9 £30,000 -
Reading 0 8 £50,250 -25.55% 1
Wakefield - 8 £48,500 - 1
Luton +12 6 £51,500 -8.44%
Edinburgh +8 6 £47,500 -9.52%

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 411 (38.85%) SAP
2 363 (34.31%) Retail
3 323 (30.53%) Project Management
4 309 (29.21%) Finance
5 280 (26.47%) Manufacturing
6 179 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
7 172 (16.26%) Logistics
7 172 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 150 (14.18%) Business Analysis
9 148 (13.99%) Degree
10 134 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
11 130 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
12 126 (11.91%) SQL
13 124 (11.72%) Marketing
14 112 (10.59%) Change Management
14 112 (10.59%) Telecoms
15 110 (10.40%) Banking
16 109 (10.30%) Advertising
16 109 (10.30%) ERP
17 108 (10.21%) ITIL
18 101 (9.55%) Microsoft
19 94 (8.88%) PRINCE2
19 94 (8.88%) Scrum
20 93 (8.79%) SAP MM
20 93 (8.79%) SAP BW
20 93 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
21 90 (8.51%) Analytics
22 89 (8.41%) Waterfall
23 84 (7.94%) SAP SD
24 83 (7.84%) Oracle

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 22 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.51%) NetWeaver
4 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (0.95%) CMS
4 10 (0.95%) SAS
5 9 (0.85%) Lync
6 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
7 7 (0.66%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.66%) Drupal
8 6 (0.57%) WordPress
9 5 (0.47%) JBoss
9 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.47%) SAP Portal
10 4 (0.38%) Quickr
Applications
1 61 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.70%) MS Office
4 14 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.47%) MS Project
7 5 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.47%) 3ds Max
7 5 (0.47%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.19%) SPSS
8 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.095%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.095%) InDesign
9 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.095%) EViews
9 1 (0.095%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.095%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 93 (8.79%) SAP MM
2 84 (7.94%) SAP SD
3 78 (7.37%) SAP PP
4 58 (5.48%) SAP APO
5 56 (5.29%) SAP FI
6 55 (5.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 55 (5.20%) SAP CO
7 54 (5.10%) SAP SCM
8 52 (4.91%) SAP WM
9 34 (3.21%) SAP LE
10 28 (2.65%) SAP CRM
11 20 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
12 14 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
13 13 (1.23%) SAP ERP
14 11 (1.04%) Magento
15 10 (0.95%) SAP CS
15 10 (0.95%) SAP MDM
15 10 (0.95%) SAP R/3
16 9 (0.85%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.70%) SaaS
2 12 (1.13%) Office 365
3 9 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.38%) PaaS
5 4 (0.38%) IaaS
6 3 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.40%) LAN
2 34 (3.21%) WAN
3 28 (2.65%) Firewall
4 17 (1.61%) VoIP
5 16 (1.51%) VPN
6 13 (1.23%) SAN
7 11 (1.04%) DNS
7 11 (1.04%) FTP
7 11 (1.04%) VLAN
8 10 (0.95%) DHCP
8 10 (0.95%) SSL
9 9 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (0.85%) Network Security
10 7 (0.66%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.57%) WAAS
11 6 (0.57%) MPLS
12 5 (0.47%) Internet
12 5 (0.47%) Wireless
13 4 (0.38%) PBX
13 4 (0.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (8.79%) SAP BW
2 70 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 26 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.08%) SAP BI
5 21 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (1.98%) SAP HANA
6 17 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (1.61%) Big Data
7 15 (1.42%) QlikView
8 14 (1.32%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.13%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.66%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.66%) MySQL
11 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.57%) OLAP
13 5 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.42%) Mercurial
3 11 (1.04%) Bitbucket
4 9 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.57%) LSMW
6 4 (0.38%) ERwin
7 3 (0.28%) Subversion
7 3 (0.28%) Grunt
7 3 (0.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.28%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.19%) JIRA
8 2 (0.19%) Selenium
8 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.19%) Xcode
8 2 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.095%) CasperJS
9 1 (0.095%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.095%) Bower
General
1 363 (34.31%) Retail
2 309 (29.21%) Finance
3 280 (26.47%) Manufacturing
4 124 (11.72%) Marketing
5 112 (10.59%) Telecoms
6 110 (10.40%) Banking
7 109 (10.30%) Advertising
8 43 (4.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (1.98%) Automotive
10 9 (0.85%) Back Office
11 8 (0.76%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.66%) Legal
13 6 (0.57%) Games
14 5 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.47%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.47%) French Language
15 4 (0.38%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.38%) Front Office
16 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (22.12%) Analyst
2 194 (18.34%) Consultant
3 164 (15.50%) SAP Consultant
4 158 (14.93%) Business Analyst
5 107 (10.11%) Project Manager
6 94 (8.88%) Senior Consultant
7 85 (8.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 80 (7.56%) Developer
9 56 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
10 54 (5.10%) Architect
11 53 (5.01%) Senior Business Analyst
12 47 (4.44%) SAP Business Analyst
13 43 (4.06%) Infrastructure Manager
14 42 (3.97%) Senior Manager
15 40 (3.78%) Functional Consultant
16 39 (3.69%) SAP WM Consultant
16 39 (3.69%) SAP Analyst
17 38 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
18 33 (3.12%) IT Project Manager
19 32 (3.02%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.86%) CSS
2 61 (5.77%) HTML
3 50 (4.73%) .NET
4 31 (2.93%) jQuery
4 31 (2.93%) HTML5
5 27 (2.55%) CSS3
6 26 (2.46%) EDI
7 23 (2.17%) Web Services
8 21 (1.98%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.23%) Django
10 12 (1.13%) JSON
11 10 (0.95%) XML
12 9 (0.85%) J2EE
12 9 (0.85%) WCF
13 8 (0.76%) LINQ
13 8 (0.76%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.76%) Ajax
14 7 (0.66%) JMS
14 7 (0.66%) Backbone.js
15 6 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (2.27%) Social Media
3 24 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 23 (2.17%) PMI
5 21 (1.98%) User Experience
6 20 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.23%) Blog
8 13 (1.23%) Life Science
8 13 (1.23%) Data Integration
9 10 (0.95%) Graphic Design
10 9 (0.85%) Mathematics
10 9 (0.85%) Statistics
11 7 (0.66%) Learning Management System
12 6 (0.57%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.57%) New Media
13 5 (0.47%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.47%) Economics
13 5 (0.47%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.75%) Windows
2 16 (1.51%) Linux
3 13 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.04%) UNIX
5 10 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 9 (0.85%) Solaris
7 8 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.66%) HPUX
9 4 (0.38%) Android
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.28%) AIX
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (30.53%) Project Management
2 179 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (16.26%) Logistics
3 172 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (14.18%) Business Analysis
5 134 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
6 112 (10.59%) Change Management
7 109 (10.30%) ERP
8 108 (10.21%) ITIL
9 94 (8.88%) PRINCE2
9 94 (8.88%) Scrum
10 93 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 90 (8.51%) Analytics
12 89 (8.41%) Waterfall
13 82 (7.75%) UML
14 79 (7.47%) Use Case
15 77 (7.28%) CRM
16 73 (6.90%) Supply Chain Management
16 73 (6.90%) User Stories
17 72 (6.81%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 126 (11.91%) SQL
2 59 (5.58%) JavaScript
3 41 (3.88%) Java
4 24 (2.27%) C#
5 21 (1.98%) VBA
5 21 (1.98%) VB
6 20 (1.89%) PHP
7 18 (1.70%) Python
8 13 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 10 (0.95%) ABAP
10 10 (0.95%) VBScript
11 8 (0.76%) C
11 8 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.57%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.28%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.19%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.19%) PHP5
15 1 (0.095%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.095%) XAML
Qualifications
1 148 (13.99%) Degree
2 77 (7.28%) ISEB
3 47 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 32 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
5 29 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 24 (2.27%) PMP
7 19 (1.80%) Security Cleared
8 15 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.32%) SAP Certification
10 13 (1.23%) MBA
11 9 (0.85%) MCSA
11 9 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 8 (0.76%) CCA
13 7 (0.66%) CISM
14 5 (0.47%) ACCA
14 5 (0.47%) CIMA
14 5 (0.47%) PhD
15 4 (0.38%) CISSP
16 3 (0.28%) CISA
16 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.88%) QA
2 20 (1.89%) SLA
3 14 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.66%) COBIT
6 5 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) COSO
9 1 (0.095%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 30 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.85%) XenApp
3 8 (0.76%) vSphere
3 8 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.19%) Firmware
4 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.095%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.095%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.095%) Xen
5 1 (0.095%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.47%) SCCM
2 4 (0.38%) SCOM
3 3 (0.28%) Netcool
4 2 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.19%) Cacti
4 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.19%) CFEngine
4 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.095%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.095%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.095%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 411 (38.85%) SAP
2 101 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 83 (7.84%) Oracle
4 50 (4.73%) Citrix
5 43 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
6 38 (3.59%) VMware
7 27 (2.55%) Cisco
8 23 (2.17%) Business Objects
9 17 (1.61%) Adobe
10 15 (1.42%) Siebel
11 13 (1.23%) Sun
12 10 (0.95%) Cognos
12 10 (0.95%) IBM
13 9 (0.85%) Tableau
14 8 (0.76%) Teradata
14 8 (0.76%) AppSense
14 8 (0.76%) NetApp
14 8 (0.76%) JD Edwards
15 7 (0.66%) Ariba
16 6 (0.57%) Facebook
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: Negotiable based on exp + OTE + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £90k to £100k , Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum based on skills/experience +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sussex
Nespresso
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum basic + bonus, pension = £100K package
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + package
Posted: 5 days ago