Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 192 301
Rank change year-on-year -69 +109 -40
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 108 186 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 1.52% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 3.69% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 87 169 52
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.24% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £40,000 £37,688
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £67,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,925 5,036 4,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.85% 41.13% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,823 4,169 3,442
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FMCG in the North West.

Salary trend for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Manchester -31 77 £55,000 - 7
Merseyside +40 18 £41,000 -21.90% 1
Lancashire +9 5 £62,500 -16.67% 1
Cheshire -31 5 £47,500 -30.91% 3
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 88 (81.48%) SAP
2 55 (50.93%) ERP
3 45 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 45 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
4 42 (38.89%) SAP ERP
5 41 (37.96%) SAP APO
6 30 (27.78%) Manufacturing
7 26 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (19.44%) Project Management
9 19 (17.59%) Finance
10 18 (16.67%) SAP SD
11 14 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
12 13 (12.04%) Feasibility Study
12 13 (12.04%) German Language
12 13 (12.04%) Driving Licence
12 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 13 (12.04%) Mobile App
12 13 (12.04%) Internet of Things
12 13 (12.04%) Internet
12 13 (12.04%) Regression Testing
12 13 (12.04%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (12.04%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (11.11%) Logistics
13 12 (11.11%) SAP CO
13 12 (11.11%) SAP FI
14 11 (10.19%) SAP FI/CO
15 10 (9.26%) Data Management
15 10 (9.26%) Degree
16 9 (8.33%) E-Commerce
17 8 (7.41%) Computer Science

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (38.89%) SAP ERP
2 41 (37.96%) SAP APO
3 18 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 12 (11.11%) SAP CO
4 12 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 11 (10.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (2.78%) SAP PP
7 2 (1.85%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.93%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.93%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.85%) Force.com
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) Internet
2 5 (4.63%) Intranet
3 2 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SAP HANA
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) Big Data
3 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.63%) JIRA
2 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Ant
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.93%) Gradle
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 19 (17.59%) Finance
3 13 (12.04%) German Language
4 7 (6.48%) Retail
5 5 (4.63%) Marketing
6 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.85%) Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (63.89%) Analyst
1 69 (63.89%) SAP Analyst
2 49 (45.37%) Business Analyst
2 49 (45.37%) SAP Business Analyst
3 41 (37.96%) SAP APO Analyst
3 41 (37.96%) SAP APO Business Analyst
4 23 (21.30%) Consultant
5 10 (9.26%) SAP FI Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) SAP SD Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) SAP SD Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) SAP Support
9 6 (5.56%) SAP Support Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Master Data Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) SAP Data Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) SAP Master Data Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) SAP SD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) EDI
2 2 (1.85%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) SOAP
3 1 (0.93%) WSDL
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Driving Licence
1 13 (12.04%) Internet of Things
1 13 (12.04%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) Life Science
5 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) CentOS
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.93%) ERP
2 45 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
2 45 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 26 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (19.44%) Project Management
5 14 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (12.04%) Feasibility Study
6 13 (12.04%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (12.04%) Regression Testing
6 13 (12.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 12 (11.11%) Logistics
8 10 (9.26%) Data Management
9 9 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.48%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.63%) Coaching
11 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.85%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) ABAP
2 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.93%) Java
2 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.78%) CISA
3 3 (2.78%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CISM
4 1 (0.93%) CISMP
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) GDPR
1 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Ambari
2 1 (0.93%) Simian Army
2 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (81.48%) SAP
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.85%) Cisco
4 2 (1.85%) Dell
4 2 (1.85%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) Panasonic
4 2 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.93%) SEEBURGER