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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 424 499 443
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -56
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 616 516 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.10% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 519 423 458
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +4.21%

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
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
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 £29,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +46 579 £55,000 +5.76% 50
London +90 308 £60,000 - 23
East of England +66 87 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South East -36 67 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Hertfordshire +32 53 £50,000 +37.93% 5
West Midlands +21 45 £49,500 +20.00% 1
City of London +43 37 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Berkshire -2 31 £45,000 -9.09% 3
North West -4 27 £50,000 +60.00% 3
East Midlands -18 27 £47,500 - 3
Bedfordshire +31 19 £77,500 +42.85%
Manchester +5 18 £50,000 +185.71% 2
Hoddesdon - 14 £27,500 - 2
Coventry - 13 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex +16 12 £45,000 -33.33%
Luton +12 11 £77,500 +42.85%
Derbyshire +3 11 £90,000 +71.42% 1
Birmingham +2 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Slough -6 11 £45,000 -9.09%
Scotland +10 10 £43,500 -10.30% 3
Surrey - 8 £31,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leicestershire +7 7 £55,000 +83.33%
Chesterfield +4 7 £90,000 -
Uxbridge +2 7 - - 1
Lincolnshire -1 7 £47,500 - 2
South West -5 7 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Yorkshire -24 7 £41,000 -3.52% 2
Staffordshire - 7 £42,500 -
Bracknell +19 6 £40,750 -37.30%

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 529 (44.42%) Retail
2 477 (40.05%) Finance
3 404 (33.92%) SAP
4 335 (28.13%) Manufacturing
5 262 (22.00%) Project Management
6 247 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
7 234 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 205 (17.21%) Logistics
9 194 (16.29%) Business Analysis
10 169 (14.19%) Telecoms
11 156 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
12 139 (11.67%) Degree
13 138 (11.59%) ITIL
14 130 (10.92%) SQL Server
15 128 (10.75%) Waterfall
16 127 (10.66%) Banking
17 126 (10.58%) PRINCE2
18 123 (10.33%) Scrum
19 122 (10.24%) SQL
20 119 (9.99%) SAP MM
20 119 (9.99%) SDLC
21 117 (9.82%) Advertising
22 114 (9.57%) Change Management
22 114 (9.57%) Microsoft
23 112 (9.40%) Marketing
24 106 (8.90%) ERP
25 103 (8.65%) Analytics
26 99 (8.31%) SAP BW
27 95 (7.98%) HTML
28 92 (7.72%) SAP PP

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 41 (3.44%) MS Exchange
2 26 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (1.68%) NetWeaver
5 19 (1.60%) Drupal
6 17 (1.43%) CMS
7 14 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.84%) Confluence
10 8 (0.67%) Apache
11 7 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.50%) SAS
13 5 (0.42%) WordPress
14 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.34%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 69 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.20%) MS Office
3 25 (2.10%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.34%) SPSS
5 11 (0.92%) MS Project
6 8 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.084%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.084%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 119 (9.99%) SAP MM
2 92 (7.72%) SAP PP
3 88 (7.39%) SAP SD
4 68 (5.71%) SAP APO
5 66 (5.54%) SAP SCM
6 54 (4.53%) SAP WM
7 51 (4.28%) SAP FI
7 51 (4.28%) SAP FI/CO
7 51 (4.28%) SAP CO
8 30 (2.52%) SAP QM
9 20 (1.68%) SAP SM
10 16 (1.34%) SAP Retail
11 15 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
12 14 (1.18%) SAP PM
13 13 (1.09%) SAP LE
14 10 (0.84%) SAP CRM
14 10 (0.84%) SAP ERP
15 8 (0.67%) SAP BPC
15 8 (0.67%) SAP R/3
15 8 (0.67%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.60%) SaaS
2 23 (1.93%) Office 365
3 18 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.76%) PaaS
5 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.17%) Taleo
7 1 (0.084%) IaaS
7 1 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.084%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.084%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.02%) Firewall
2 21 (1.76%) VPN
2 21 (1.76%) SAN
3 19 (1.60%) VoIP
4 17 (1.43%) DNS
5 16 (1.34%) LAN
5 16 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.26%) WAN
7 14 (1.18%) DHCP
7 14 (1.18%) FTP
7 14 (1.18%) SSL
8 13 (1.09%) Wireless
9 10 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (0.84%) LDAP
10 8 (0.67%) VLAN
11 7 (0.59%) MPLS
12 6 (0.50%) Network Security
12 6 (0.50%) WebEx
13 5 (0.42%) 802.11
14 4 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 99 (8.31%) SAP BW
3 43 (3.61%) SAP BI
4 42 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.27%) SAP HANA
6 38 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (2.27%) QlikView
9 22 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.51%) Big Data
11 15 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.01%) DB2
14 11 (0.92%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.84%) Cognos Query Studio
15 10 (0.84%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 10 (0.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (0.84%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 11 (0.92%) Subversion
2 10 (0.84%) JIRA
2 10 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (0.76%) LSMW
4 8 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.084%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.084%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.084%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.084%) Grunt
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.084%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.084%) Selenium
General
1 529 (44.42%) Retail
2 477 (40.05%) Finance
3 335 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 169 (14.19%) Telecoms
5 127 (10.66%) Banking
6 117 (9.82%) Advertising
7 112 (9.40%) Marketing
8 24 (2.02%) Automotive
9 23 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (1.43%) Electronics
11 11 (0.92%) Back Office
12 10 (0.84%) Publishing
12 10 (0.84%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.76%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.67%) Local Government
15 5 (0.42%) Billing
15 5 (0.42%) Legal
16 4 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.34%) Games
16 4 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 277 (23.26%) Analyst
2 234 (19.65%) Consultant
3 187 (15.70%) Business Analyst
3 187 (15.70%) SAP Consultant
4 110 (9.24%) Project Manager
5 103 (8.65%) Senior Consultant
6 102 (8.56%) Developer
7 96 (8.06%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 54 (4.53%) Senior Manager
9 51 (4.28%) Functional Consultant
9 51 (4.28%) Infrastructure Manager
9 51 (4.28%) SAP Analyst
10 49 (4.11%) SAP Business Analyst
10 49 (4.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 46 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
12 45 (3.78%) SAP Manager
13 44 (3.69%) Business Manager
14 41 (3.44%) Senior Business Analyst
15 39 (3.27%) Head of IT
16 38 (3.19%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (7.98%) HTML
2 78 (6.55%) CSS
3 74 (6.21%) .NET
4 48 (4.03%) ASP.NET
5 43 (3.61%) jQuery
6 36 (3.02%) XML
7 29 (2.43%) HTML5
8 27 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (1.93%) AngularJS
10 20 (1.68%) Web Services
11 18 (1.51%) CSS3
12 17 (1.43%) ADO.NET
12 17 (1.43%) SAP Basis
13 12 (1.01%) Spring
13 12 (1.01%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.01%) WCF
14 11 (0.92%) .NET Framework
14 11 (0.92%) XSLT
15 10 (0.84%) SOAP
15 10 (0.84%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 40 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.11%) Visualisation
4 37 (3.11%) Social Media
5 32 (2.69%) PMI
6 26 (2.18%) Data Centre
7 13 (1.09%) Data Integration
7 13 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 12 (1.01%) User Experience
9 11 (0.92%) Copywriting
10 10 (0.84%) Statistics
10 10 (0.84%) EPoS
10 10 (0.84%) NHS
11 9 (0.76%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.67%) Life Science
13 6 (0.50%) Blog
13 6 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.42%) Photography
14 5 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (6.13%) Windows
2 21 (1.76%) UNIX
2 21 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (1.09%) Linux
5 8 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.34%) Android
7 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.084%) Solaris
9 1 (0.084%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (22.00%) Project Management
2 247 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 205 (17.21%) Logistics
5 194 (16.29%) Business Analysis
6 156 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
7 138 (11.59%) ITIL
8 128 (10.75%) Waterfall
9 126 (10.58%) PRINCE2
10 123 (10.33%) Scrum
11 119 (9.99%) SDLC
12 114 (9.57%) Change Management
13 106 (8.90%) ERP
14 103 (8.65%) Analytics
15 85 (7.14%) E-Commerce
16 77 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 74 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
18 68 (5.71%) Resource Management
19 65 (5.46%) Use Case
19 65 (5.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 122 (10.24%) SQL
2 75 (6.30%) JavaScript
3 49 (4.11%) C#
4 47 (3.95%) Java
5 24 (2.02%) PHP
6 23 (1.93%) VB.NET
6 23 (1.93%) R
7 19 (1.60%) ABAP
8 14 (1.18%) VBScript
8 14 (1.18%) Python
8 14 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 13 (1.09%) VBA
10 11 (0.92%) T-SQL
11 10 (0.84%) Scala
12 5 (0.42%) C
13 4 (0.34%) VB
14 3 (0.25%) C++
15 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.17%) PHP5
16 1 (0.084%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 139 (11.67%) Degree
2 66 (5.54%) ISEB
3 64 (5.37%) PMI Certification
4 38 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 38 (3.19%) PMP
5 30 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 11 (0.92%) CISSP
9 10 (0.84%) SAP Certification
9 10 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 10 (0.84%) CISM
10 7 (0.59%) MBA
10 7 (0.59%) MCP
10 7 (0.59%) MCSA
11 5 (0.42%) CCA
11 5 (0.42%) ACCA
11 5 (0.42%) CIMA
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.69%) SLA
2 18 (1.51%) QA
3 10 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.50%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.084%) GAMP
8 1 (0.084%) GMP
System Software
1 47 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.34%) XenApp
3 4 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.92%) SCCM
3 2 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.084%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.084%) SCOM
4 1 (0.084%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.084%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 404 (33.92%) SAP
2 114 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 90 (7.56%) Oracle
4 52 (4.37%) Business Objects
5 44 (3.69%) Cognos
6 32 (2.69%) Tableau
7 31 (2.60%) Cisco
8 29 (2.43%) Citrix
9 27 (2.27%) VMware
10 22 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (1.68%) HP
12 14 (1.18%) Facebook
12 14 (1.18%) Omniture
13 13 (1.09%) Google
14 11 (0.92%) Sage
15 10 (0.84%) JD Edwards
15 10 (0.84%) Informatica
15 10 (0.84%) Adobe
15 10 (0.84%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.84%) Twitter
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Private medical, childcare vouchers
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus Exec package
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + 15% Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Elevate Recruitment & Training
Salary: £16k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham, Lincolnshire
Mars Petcare
Salary: £38,000 - 57,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago