Period
to 1 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 191 128 250
Rank change year-on-year -63 +122 +71
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 28 51 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 1.66% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 4.16% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 11
10th Percentile £39,250 £29,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £53,250 £41,250 £57,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £42,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +35.29% -34.62% +52.94%
75th Percentile £68,750 £53,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £58,750 "
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -15.09% -3.64%

FMCG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,837 1,226 2,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.89% 40.01% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 824 904 1,880
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,875 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,514 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.17% +2.75% +4.76%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FMCG in the East of England.

Salary trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing FMCG in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the East of England region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +1 11 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire -11 11 £67,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire -82 3 £33,250 -21.76% 2
Norfolk - 2 £65,000 - 2
Essex - 1 £35,000 - 3
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 13 (46.43%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (39.29%) Marketing
3 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (35.71%) Project Delivery
4 10 (35.71%) CRM
4 10 (35.71%) ERP
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) SAP
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
6 7 (25.00%) Azure
6 7 (25.00%) AWS
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) Citrix
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (21.43%) vSphere
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) EPiServer
2 2 (7.14%) Kentico
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (25.00%) AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Azure
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 4 (14.29%) Azure Event Grid
4 4 (14.29%) Azure Logic Apps
4 4 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (14.29%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.57%) GCP
5 1 (3.57%) IaaS
5 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) SD-WAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Automotive
4 4 (14.29%) Social Skills
5 2 (7.14%) French Language
5 2 (7.14%) Italian Language
5 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (7.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.57%) Electronics
6 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 7 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) FMCG Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) FMCG Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) FMCG Manager
3 6 (21.43%) FMCG Project Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Project Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Business Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) OpenCV
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) EDI
5 1 (3.57%) Next.js
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Robotics
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing Technology
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (35.71%) CRM
3 10 (35.71%) ERP
3 10 (35.71%) Project Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (17.86%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) C
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) C++
2 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
2 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
2 5 (17.86%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) Java 11
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (21.43%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam