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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 428 468 443
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -25
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 609 548 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 512 432 450
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%

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
45375 45225 43269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.85% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36433 35194 34921
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +41 558 £50,000 -4.76% 68
London +36 271 £56,000 -6.66% 35
South East +16 106 £45,000 -15.09% 10
East of England +43 68 £50,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +33 56 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Midlands +36 47 £46,875 -21.87% 5
Berkshire +26 43 £42,500 -19.81% 7
City of London +48 37 £60,000 +29.72% 3
East Midlands -30 26 £47,500 - 2
North West -19 24 £48,750 +21.87% 9
Birmingham - 18 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +21 15 £32,000 -22.42% 2
Middlesex -8 15 £65,000 +5.69%
West Sussex +2 14 £45,000 -38.98%
Hoddesdon - 13 £27,500 -
Slough -20 12 £47,500 -10.37% 1
Reading - 12 £50,000 - 3
Bracknell - 11 £39,000 - 1
Merseyside +7 10 £50,000 +37.93% 5
Lincolnshire +5 10 £47,500 -5.00%
Watford +4 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -27 10 £55,000 +25.00%
Liverpool +18 9 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +7 9 £27,500 -52.99%
Hemel Hempstead +12 8 £72,500 +7.40%
Kingston Upon Thames +8 8 £53,600 +9.38% 1
Manchester -6 8 £40,250 -15.26% 2
West Yorkshire -22 8 £55,000 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -33 8 £57,500 +16.16%
Broxbourne - 8 £50,000 - 3

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 501 (41.51%) Retail
2 464 (38.44%) Finance
3 405 (33.55%) SAP
4 330 (27.34%) Manufacturing
5 232 (19.22%) Project Management
6 221 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 213 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 188 (15.58%) Logistics
9 172 (14.25%) Business Analysis
9 172 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
10 164 (13.59%) Degree
11 143 (11.85%) Marketing
12 138 (11.43%) Telecoms
13 134 (11.10%) SQL
14 124 (10.27%) Analytics
15 123 (10.19%) Microsoft
16 110 (9.11%) SQL Server
17 109 (9.03%) ITIL
18 106 (8.78%) PRINCE2
19 105 (8.70%) Change Management
20 101 (8.37%) Waterfall
21 100 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
21 100 (8.29%) ERP
22 95 (7.87%) Scrum
23 91 (7.54%) E-Commerce
24 90 (7.46%) SAP MM
25 87 (7.21%) Advertising
26 86 (7.13%) Banking
26 86 (7.13%) CRM
26 86 (7.13%) Oracle

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (3.40%) NetWeaver
2 31 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 15 (1.24%) Drupal
5 14 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.08%) CMS
7 12 (0.99%) Apache Solr
7 12 (0.99%) Confluence
8 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.75%) SAS
10 8 (0.66%) Apache
11 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.33%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.25%) Node.js
14 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.25%) WordPress
15 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.40%) MS Office
3 20 (1.66%) SPSS
4 13 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.66%) MS Project
6 6 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.083%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.083%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.083%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.083%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 90 (7.46%) SAP MM
2 64 (5.30%) SAP PP
3 61 (5.05%) SAP SD
4 51 (4.23%) SAP APO
5 47 (3.89%) SAP SCM
6 38 (3.15%) SAP FI
6 38 (3.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 38 (3.15%) SAP CO
7 32 (2.65%) SAP CRM
8 30 (2.49%) SAP WM
9 23 (1.91%) SAP SM
10 18 (1.49%) SAP QM
10 18 (1.49%) SAP Retail
11 17 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
12 16 (1.33%) SAP PM
13 15 (1.24%) SAP BPC
14 10 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
15 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 6 (0.50%) CA PPM
15 6 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.57%) SaaS
2 23 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.74%) Office 365
4 8 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.66%) PaaS
5 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.17%) Taleo
6 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.083%) Force.com
7 1 (0.083%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.083%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.083%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.74%) Firewall
2 17 (1.41%) SAN
2 17 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 17 (1.41%) VPN
3 15 (1.24%) DNS
3 15 (1.24%) VoIP
4 14 (1.16%) WAN
4 14 (1.16%) DHCP
4 14 (1.16%) LAN
5 12 (0.99%) LDAP
6 10 (0.83%) Wireless
7 9 (0.75%) FTP
8 7 (0.58%) SSL
9 6 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.41%) WebEx
10 5 (0.41%) 802.11
11 3 (0.25%) MPLS
11 3 (0.25%) Internet
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.083%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 85 (7.04%) SAP BW
3 63 (5.22%) SAP BI
4 55 (4.56%) BusinessObjects
5 41 (3.40%) SAP HANA
6 37 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (2.40%) QlikView
10 28 (2.32%) Big Data
11 22 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.74%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
14 16 (1.33%) DB2
15 15 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (1.24%) Spotfire
16 13 (1.08%) MongoDB
16 13 (1.08%) Data Mining
17 12 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.83%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 12 (0.99%) Subversion
1 12 (0.99%) JIRA
1 12 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.58%) LSMW
4 5 (0.41%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.083%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.083%) Axure RP
General
1 501 (41.51%) Retail
2 464 (38.44%) Finance
3 330 (27.34%) Manufacturing
4 143 (11.85%) Marketing
5 138 (11.43%) Telecoms
6 87 (7.21%) Advertising
7 86 (7.13%) Banking
8 42 (3.48%) Automotive
9 29 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.33%) Aerospace
11 15 (1.24%) Electronics
12 10 (0.83%) Back Office
13 9 (0.75%) Law
13 9 (0.75%) Publishing
13 9 (0.75%) Games
14 6 (0.50%) Billing
14 6 (0.50%) French Language
15 4 (0.33%) Local Government
15 4 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 264 (21.87%) Analyst
2 216 (17.90%) Consultant
3 170 (14.08%) Business Analyst
4 162 (13.42%) SAP Consultant
5 122 (10.11%) Developer
6 98 (8.12%) Project Manager
7 67 (5.55%) Senior Consultant
8 62 (5.14%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 57 (4.72%) SAP Analyst
10 52 (4.31%) Functional Consultant
11 50 (4.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 48 (3.98%) Senior Manager
13 47 (3.89%) Architect
14 43 (3.56%) SAP Manager
15 42 (3.48%) SAP Business Analyst
16 39 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
17 38 (3.15%) Head of IT
18 37 (3.07%) Business Manager
18 37 (3.07%) .NET Developer
19 35 (2.90%) SAP APO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (6.79%) .NET
2 79 (6.55%) HTML
3 68 (5.63%) CSS
4 43 (3.56%) ASP.NET
5 41 (3.40%) jQuery
6 37 (3.07%) XML
7 30 (2.49%) SAP Basis
7 30 (2.49%) HTML5
8 27 (2.24%) Web Services
9 25 (2.07%) AngularJS
10 24 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (1.82%) CSS3
12 14 (1.16%) ADO.NET
12 14 (1.16%) Spring
12 14 (1.16%) Hibernate
13 13 (1.08%) XSLT
14 12 (0.99%) SAML
14 12 (0.99%) SOAP
14 12 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.40%) Social Media
4 33 (2.73%) Visualisation
5 31 (2.57%) Computer Science
6 24 (1.99%) User Experience
7 23 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 22 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 19 (1.57%) PMI
10 18 (1.49%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.41%) NHS
12 16 (1.33%) Statistics
13 14 (1.16%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.99%) EPoS
15 11 (0.91%) Copywriting
16 9 (0.75%) Mobile App
17 6 (0.50%) Blog
17 6 (0.50%) Life Science
18 5 (0.41%) Photography
18 5 (0.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 61 (5.05%) Windows
2 23 (1.91%) UNIX
3 19 (1.57%) Linux
3 19 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.33%) Android
6 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.083%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.083%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.083%) AIX
8 1 (0.083%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (19.22%) Project Management
2 221 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 213 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (15.58%) Logistics
5 172 (14.25%) Business Analysis
5 172 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
6 124 (10.27%) Analytics
7 109 (9.03%) ITIL
8 106 (8.78%) PRINCE2
9 105 (8.70%) Change Management
10 101 (8.37%) Waterfall
11 100 (8.29%) ERP
12 95 (7.87%) Scrum
13 91 (7.54%) E-Commerce
14 86 (7.13%) CRM
15 84 (6.96%) SDLC
16 63 (5.22%) Service Delivery
17 60 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
18 57 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 51 (4.23%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 134 (11.10%) SQL
2 65 (5.39%) JavaScript
3 52 (4.31%) C#
4 48 (3.98%) Java
5 30 (2.49%) R
6 25 (2.07%) PHP
6 25 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 24 (1.99%) ABAP
8 21 (1.74%) Python
9 17 (1.41%) VBA
10 16 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 12 (0.99%) Scala
12 8 (0.66%) C
13 7 (0.58%) VBScript
13 7 (0.58%) VB
13 7 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.41%) RPG
15 4 (0.33%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
16 3 (0.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 164 (13.59%) Degree
2 53 (4.39%) ISEB
3 42 (3.48%) PMI Certification
4 35 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 30 (2.49%) PMP
5 30 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.99%) MBA
7 11 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 10 (0.83%) CISSP
9 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.75%) CISM
10 7 (0.58%) SAP Certification
10 7 (0.58%) MCP
11 5 (0.41%) PhD
11 5 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.33%) CCNP
13 3 (0.25%) HND
13 3 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.57%) SLA
2 16 (1.33%) QA
3 10 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.58%) PMBOK
6 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.083%) GMP
System Software
1 38 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.17%) XenApp
4 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.91%) SCCM
3 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.17%) WMI
4 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.083%) SCOM
5 1 (0.083%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.083%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 405 (33.55%) SAP
2 123 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 86 (7.13%) Oracle
4 46 (3.81%) Tableau
5 39 (3.23%) Cognos
6 26 (2.15%) Cisco
6 26 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.74%) VMware
8 20 (1.66%) Google
9 17 (1.41%) Adobe
10 16 (1.33%) Citrix
10 16 (1.33%) HP
11 15 (1.24%) TIBCO
11 15 (1.24%) Wonderware
12 14 (1.16%) Facebook
12 14 (1.16%) Sage
13 13 (1.08%) Siebel
14 12 (0.99%) Twitter
14 12 (0.99%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.83%) Omniture
London
Premier Media
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Agile Working
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,200 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Agile Working
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonuses, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Guru Careers
Salary: £75 - 85k + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Network ITR
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Norton Leigh
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive salaries & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive salaries and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + bonus + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago