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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 56 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.10% 1.19% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 3.24% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £56,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.63%
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
167 185 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.70% 36.56% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 115 132
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 £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Games
2 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Sybase
4 4 (33.33%) DB2
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Social Media
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
2 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (16.67%) DB2 Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Insight Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft