Period
to 4 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 537 720 677
Rank change year-on-year +183 -43 -4
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 168 313 480
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.64% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128 242 406
Median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -7.08% +2.73%
10th Percentile £39,250 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £82,500 £86,000
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.50% +2.73%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19,721 49,064 59,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.15% 39.12% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16,195 37,695 46,473
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +2.86% +5.00%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in England

FMCG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for FMCG in England

FMCG
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing FMCG in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for FMCG in England

FMCG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. 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
London +230 103 £65,000 +13.04% 8
North of England +116 29 £40,000 -7.25% 17
Midlands +103 17 £45,000 - 15
North West +94 17 £50,000 -6.54% 10
South East +114 13 £60,000 +20.00% 16
West Midlands +92 12 £45,000 -20.70% 7
Yorkshire +88 11 £40,000 +18.52% 6
East Midlands +63 5 £27,000 -36.47% 8
East of England +104 3 £50,000 -31.03% 10
South West +108 2 £55,000 +107.55% 6
North East - 1 - - 1
FMCG
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 62 (36.90%) Retail
2 46 (27.38%) SQL
3 45 (26.79%) SAP
4 43 (25.60%) Python
5 38 (22.62%) Finance
6 36 (21.43%) Java
7 34 (20.24%) Manufacturing
8 33 (19.64%) ERP
8 33 (19.64%) AWS
9 31 (18.45%) Degree
10 30 (17.86%) B2C
11 28 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
12 27 (16.07%) DevOps
12 27 (16.07%) E-Commerce
13 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
14 25 (14.88%) B2B
14 25 (14.88%) Scrum
15 24 (14.29%) Web Services
15 24 (14.29%) SaaS
15 24 (14.29%) PaaS
15 24 (14.29%) IaaS
15 24 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
16 23 (13.69%) Adobe
16 23 (13.69%) DNS
16 23 (13.69%) Ruby
17 22 (13.10%) Kanban
17 22 (13.10%) Logistics
17 22 (13.10%) Salesforce.com
17 22 (13.10%) Waterfall
18 21 (12.50%) Akamai

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.38%) Red Hat Fuse
3 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Confluence
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (12.50%) SAP Hybris
2 11 (6.55%) SAP SD
3 10 (5.95%) NetSuite
3 10 (5.95%) SAP MM
4 7 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.79%) Sentinel
7 2 (1.19%) SAP R/3
7 2 (1.19%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.60%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.64%) AWS
2 24 (14.29%) IaaS
2 24 (14.29%) PaaS
2 24 (14.29%) SaaS
3 21 (12.50%) Akamai
3 21 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 16 (9.52%) Azure
5 10 (5.95%) GCP
6 7 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.17%) Office 365
7 6 (3.57%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.19%) Boomi
9 1 (0.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.69%) DNS
2 6 (3.57%) 5G
3 2 (1.19%) DHCP
3 2 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) ICMP
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) SNMP
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.55%) Big Data
3 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.36%) Tableau
4 7 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.17%) Impala
5 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.57%) Power BI
5 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.98%) BigQuery
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
1 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (36.90%) Retail
2 38 (22.62%) Finance
3 34 (20.24%) Manufacturing
4 16 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.76%) Marketing
6 7 (4.17%) French Language
7 6 (3.57%) Advertising
8 5 (2.98%) General Ledger
9 4 (2.38%) Automotive
9 4 (2.38%) Banking
9 4 (2.38%) Publishing
10 2 (1.19%) Law
10 2 (1.19%) Legal
10 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (14.88%) Analyst
2 18 (10.71%) Architect
3 15 (8.93%) Senior DevOps
4 12 (7.14%) Data Scientist
5 11 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.95%) AWS DevOps
6 10 (5.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.95%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (5.95%) Consultant
6 10 (5.95%) DevOps Architect
6 10 (5.95%) Senior Architect
7 8 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 8 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.17%) Account Manager
8 7 (4.17%) Administrator
8 7 (4.17%) Head of IT
8 7 (4.17%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.17%) Senior Data Scientist
8 7 (4.17%) Systems Manager
9 6 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.29%) Web Services
2 14 (8.33%) scikit-learn
3 12 (7.14%) EDI
4 8 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (4.76%) TensorFlow
5 7 (4.17%) NumPy
5 7 (4.17%) Pandas
5 7 (4.17%) Theano
5 7 (4.17%) Torch
6 6 (3.57%) RESTful
6 6 (3.57%) Spring
6 6 (3.57%) XGBoost
7 3 (1.79%) .NET
7 3 (1.79%) OAuth
7 3 (1.79%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.79%) OpenID
7 3 (1.79%) SAML
8 2 (1.19%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.93%) User Experience
4 14 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.38%) Clustering
6 4 (2.38%) EPoS
6 4 (2.38%) Replication
6 4 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.79%) PMI
8 2 (1.19%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.19%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.36%) Windows
2 5 (2.98%) Linux
2 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.19%) Unix
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.64%) ERP
2 30 (17.86%) B2C
3 28 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 27 (16.07%) DevOps
4 27 (16.07%) E-Commerce
5 25 (14.88%) B2B
5 25 (14.88%) Scrum
6 22 (13.10%) Kanban
6 22 (13.10%) Logistics
6 22 (13.10%) Waterfall
7 21 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 21 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 21 (12.50%) Microservices
8 19 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (10.12%) Data Science
9 17 (10.12%) Machine Learning
10 15 (8.93%) Analytics
11 14 (8.33%) Information Security
11 14 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.38%) SQL
2 43 (25.60%) Python
3 36 (21.43%) Java
4 23 (13.69%) Ruby
5 21 (12.50%) Go
6 11 (6.55%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.17%) Scala
8 3 (1.79%) C#
8 3 (1.79%) R
9 2 (1.19%) VBA
10 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (18.45%) Degree
2 9 (5.36%) CISSP
2 9 (5.36%) Postgraduate
3 8 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.79%) CEH
4 3 (1.79%) CISA
4 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.79%) SANS
4 3 (1.79%) SSCP
5 2 (1.19%) CISM
5 2 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.19%) CSSLP
5 2 (1.19%) GIAC
6 1 (0.60%) GCIA
6 1 (0.60%) GCIH
6 1 (0.60%) GSEC
6 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 8 (4.76%) GDPR
3 5 (2.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
2 21 (12.50%) Ansible
2 21 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 21 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (12.50%) Puppet
3 4 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 45 (26.79%) SAP
2 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.69%) Adobe
4 22 (13.10%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (12.50%) hybris
5 21 (12.50%) New Relic
6 9 (5.36%) Oracle
7 8 (4.76%) VMware
8 7 (4.17%) Databricks
9 4 (2.38%) Google
10 2 (1.19%) Carbon Black
10 2 (1.19%) Dell
10 2 (1.19%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.19%) Proofpoint
10 2 (1.19%) Sophos
10 2 (1.19%) Symantec
10 2 (1.19%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.60%) BeyondTrust
11 1 (0.60%) MapR
11 1 (0.60%) Splunk