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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 458 432 478
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 548 544 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.54% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 432 450 448
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £27,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -19.04%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -36 521 £52,500 +9.37% 79
London -27 231 £60,000 +14.28% 32
South East -1 98 £53,000 -3.63% 9
East Midlands +21 62 £47,500 +75.92% 7
Yorkshire -13 45 £44,000 +3.52% 9
North West -57 45 £40,000 +9.58% 10
West Yorkshire -4 37 £44,000 -26.97% 7
Berkshire +13 34 £53,000 -3.63% 5
East of England -1 26 £50,000 - 8
Slough +30 25 £53,000 +47.22% 1
Leicestershire +20 25 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Leeds -6 25 £44,000 -26.97% 2
Middlesex +9 24 £61,500 +32.97% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 22 £49,500 -1.00% 1
City of London -15 21 £46,250 -22.91% 5
Hertfordshire -11 19 £50,000 - 4
Milton Keynes 0 17 £49,500 -47.89% 1
Manchester -16 17 £47,500 - 3
Lincolnshire +18 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Merseyside +4 10 £36,250 -14.70% 4
Cheshire -11 10 £36,000 +4.34% 3
Lancashire -12 10 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £49,000 - 1
Preston +2 7 £32,500 +4.00%
Loughborough - 7 £30,500 - 1
Chester -10 6 £33,500 -2.89% 1
West Midlands -28 6 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Bradford - 6 £60,000 - 4
Nottinghamshire -1 5 £50,000 +9.89%
Derbyshire -8 5 - - 5

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 363 (36.01%) Retail
2 337 (33.43%) SAP
3 277 (27.48%) Project Management
3 277 (27.48%) Finance
4 228 (22.62%) Manufacturing
5 181 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 131 (13.00%) SQL
6 131 (13.00%) Logistics
6 131 (13.00%) Business Analysis
6 131 (13.00%) Marketing
7 111 (11.01%) Change Management
7 111 (11.01%) Degree
8 107 (10.62%) E-Commerce
9 101 (10.02%) ERP
10 96 (9.52%) Advertising
11 95 (9.42%) PRINCE2
12 88 (8.73%) Scrum
13 85 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
14 82 (8.13%) Banking
15 80 (7.94%) CRM
16 75 (7.44%) Telecoms
17 74 (7.34%) Analytics
18 71 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
19 69 (6.85%) Waterfall
20 66 (6.55%) ITIL
20 66 (6.55%) Microsoft
21 65 (6.45%) JavaScript
22 62 (6.15%) .NET
22 62 (6.15%) UML
23 61 (6.05%) HTML

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 28 (2.78%) CMS
3 21 (2.08%) SAS
4 18 (1.79%) Drupal
5 17 (1.69%) WordPress
6 11 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.79%) Lync
8 8 (0.79%) Apache Pig
9 7 (0.69%) Commerce Server
10 6 (0.60%) NetWeaver
10 6 (0.60%) concrete5
10 6 (0.60%) Confluence
11 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.50%) Quickr
11 5 (0.50%) IIS
11 5 (0.50%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.40%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.88%) MS Office
4 18 (1.79%) MS Project
4 18 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.20%) InDesign
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.099%) SPSS
8 1 (0.099%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 52 (5.16%) SAP WM
2 51 (5.06%) SAP FI
3 50 (4.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 50 (4.96%) SAP CO
4 36 (3.57%) SAP MM
4 36 (3.57%) SAP SD
5 25 (2.48%) SAP PP
6 19 (1.88%) SAP SCM
7 18 (1.79%) Magento
8 12 (1.19%) SAP PP-PI
9 11 (1.09%) SAP SRM
9 11 (1.09%) SAP CRM
10 10 (0.99%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.89%) SAP LE
11 9 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (0.89%) SAP APO
12 7 (0.69%) SAP MDM
12 7 (0.69%) SAP QM
13 5 (0.50%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.39%) SaaS
2 13 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.099%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.39%) WAN
2 13 (1.29%) LAN
3 6 (0.60%) WAAS
4 5 (0.50%) Firewall
4 5 (0.50%) VoIP
5 4 (0.40%) SAN
5 4 (0.40%) Wireless
6 3 (0.30%) Network Security
6 3 (0.30%) Intranet
6 3 (0.30%) DNS
6 3 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.20%) HTTP
7 2 (0.20%) VPN
7 2 (0.20%) Internet
8 1 (0.099%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.099%) VLAN
8 1 (0.099%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.099%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.46%) SAP BW
3 24 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (2.28%) Big Data
5 20 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
6 19 (1.88%) MySQL
7 17 (1.69%) Data Mining
7 17 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (1.39%) SAP HANA
10 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.09%) SAP BI
12 9 (0.89%) Base SAS
13 8 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 8 (0.79%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
15 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.60%) OLAP
15 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 8 (0.79%) Subversion
4 7 (0.69%) JIRA
4 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.60%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.60%) Jasmine
5 6 (0.60%) Grunt
5 6 (0.60%) Selenium
6 5 (0.50%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.30%) ERwin
8 2 (0.20%) Xcode
8 2 (0.20%) PVCS
8 2 (0.20%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.20%) Ant
9 1 (0.099%) Axure RP
General
1 363 (36.01%) Retail
2 277 (27.48%) Finance
3 228 (22.62%) Manufacturing
4 131 (13.00%) Marketing
5 96 (9.52%) Advertising
6 82 (8.13%) Banking
7 75 (7.44%) Telecoms
8 49 (4.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 24 (2.38%) Automotive
10 18 (1.79%) Legal
11 16 (1.59%) Publishing
12 10 (0.99%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.89%) Front Office
14 6 (0.60%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.60%) Billing
15 5 (0.50%) Games
16 3 (0.30%) Electronics
16 3 (0.30%) French Language
17 2 (0.20%) German Language
17 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 240 (23.81%) Analyst
2 193 (19.15%) Consultant
3 151 (14.98%) SAP Consultant
4 146 (14.48%) Business Analyst
5 123 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 119 (11.81%) Developer
7 93 (9.23%) Senior Consultant
8 78 (7.74%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 67 (6.65%) Senior Analyst
10 53 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
11 45 (4.46%) Senior Manager
12 44 (4.37%) SAP WM Consultant
13 40 (3.97%) Web Developer
13 40 (3.97%) SAP Analyst
14 35 (3.47%) Architect
15 33 (3.27%) IT Project Manager
16 28 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 28 (2.78%) SAP Manager
17 27 (2.68%) SAP Business Analyst
18 25 (2.48%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (6.15%) .NET
2 61 (6.05%) HTML
3 59 (5.85%) CSS
4 50 (4.96%) jQuery
5 29 (2.88%) LINQ
6 26 (2.58%) HTML5
7 24 (2.38%) CSS3
8 23 (2.28%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.79%) Backbone.js
10 17 (1.69%) JSON
11 16 (1.59%) XML
12 14 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.29%) AngularJS
14 12 (1.19%) Ajax
15 8 (0.79%) WCF
15 8 (0.79%) Spring
15 8 (0.79%) Web Services
15 8 (0.79%) J2EE
16 7 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (3.37%) Social Media
2 27 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 26 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 24 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 22 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.59%) PMI
7 15 (1.49%) EPoS
8 12 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 10 (0.99%) Data Integration
10 9 (0.89%) Animation
10 9 (0.89%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.69%) Statistics
11 7 (0.69%) Economics
12 6 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.30%) Replication
14 3 (0.30%) Life Science
14 3 (0.30%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 52 (5.16%) Windows
2 21 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 15 (1.49%) Linux
4 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (0.60%) Android
5 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.50%) AIX
6 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.40%) UNIX
6 4 (0.40%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.099%) Tru64
9 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (27.48%) Project Management
2 181 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 131 (13.00%) Logistics
3 131 (13.00%) Business Analysis
4 111 (11.01%) Change Management
5 107 (10.62%) E-Commerce
6 101 (10.02%) ERP
7 95 (9.42%) PRINCE2
8 88 (8.73%) Scrum
9 85 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
10 80 (7.94%) CRM
11 74 (7.34%) Analytics
12 71 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 69 (6.85%) Waterfall
14 66 (6.55%) ITIL
15 62 (6.15%) UML
16 59 (5.85%) User Stories
17 57 (5.65%) Use Case
18 54 (5.36%) BPMN
19 53 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (13.00%) SQL
2 65 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 46 (4.56%) Java
4 40 (3.97%) PHP
5 37 (3.67%) VB.NET
6 23 (2.28%) C#
7 20 (1.98%) VB
8 18 (1.79%) C
9 13 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.09%) Python
10 11 (1.09%) VB6
11 10 (0.99%) ABAP
12 7 (0.69%) VBA
12 7 (0.69%) VBScript
12 7 (0.69%) MATLAB
12 7 (0.69%) PHP5
13 4 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.40%) RPG
14 3 (0.30%) SAPscript
14 3 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 111 (11.01%) Degree
2 58 (5.75%) ISEB
3 50 (4.96%) PMI Certification
4 35 (3.47%) PMP
5 15 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.69%) CISM
7 6 (0.60%) MBA
7 6 (0.60%) PhD
8 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.50%) CISA
9 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.40%) CGEIT
9 4 (0.40%) ACCA
10 3 (0.30%) CIMA
10 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.30%) MCSE
10 3 (0.30%) CCA
11 2 (0.20%) GCIH
12 1 (0.099%) MCITP
12 1 (0.099%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.98%) QA
2 17 (1.69%) SLA
3 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.40%) COSO
4 4 (0.40%) COBIT
5 2 (0.20%) BS25999
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.099%) GxP
6 1 (0.099%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.30%) vSphere
5 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.099%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.50%) SCOM
2 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (0.40%) Netcool
3 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.099%) MOM
Vendors
1 337 (33.43%) SAP
2 66 (6.55%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.86%) Oracle
4 21 (2.08%) IBM
5 19 (1.88%) Business Objects
5 19 (1.88%) Citrix
6 17 (1.69%) VMware
7 16 (1.59%) Adobe
8 15 (1.49%) Remedy
9 12 (1.19%) Cisco
10 10 (0.99%) Cognos
10 10 (0.99%) Google
11 8 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.79%) Sage
12 7 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.69%) ATG
12 7 (0.69%) JD Edwards
12 7 (0.69%) Sun
12 7 (0.69%) hybris
12 7 (0.69%) LANDesk
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus&Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension + medical insurance + more
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29800.00 - £39700.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On Call (£7.5K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago