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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 71 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% 1.36% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 4.59% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -22.72%
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
154 109 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.06% 29.62% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 103 92 57
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (71.43%) Test Management
3 5 (71.43%) QMS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Project
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (42.86%) PMP
4 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Use Case
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) PMI
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) IT Project Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) QMS
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (42.86%) PMP
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree