The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 72 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.55% 0.38% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 0.96% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
FMCG
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
251 209 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.35% 39.73% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 187 145 110
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FMCG across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

FMCG
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FMCG across the Watford region.

FMCG Salary Trend in Watford

FMCG
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Watford

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VBA
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Blog
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter