Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 169 330
Rank change year-on-year -89 +161 -55
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 116 221 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.88% 1.77% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 4.41% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 100 203 45
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.91% -9.47%
10th Percentile £34,750 £40,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 5163 5016 4682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.26% 40.25% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4033 4192 3719
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -54 81 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside +30 18 £43,250 -17.62% 1
Cheshire -22 10 £46,250 +2.78%
Lancashire +3 3 £62,500 -16.67%
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 86 (74.14%) SAP
2 62 (53.45%) ERP
3 50 (43.10%) Translating Business Requirements
4 49 (42.24%) Matrix Organization
5 47 (40.52%) SAP ERP
6 36 (31.03%) SAP APO
7 34 (29.31%) SAP SD
8 26 (22.41%) Manufacturing
9 18 (15.52%) Finance
9 18 (15.52%) Retail
10 15 (12.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (12.07%) Order to Cash
12 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
12 13 (11.21%) EDI
13 11 (9.48%) Logistics
14 10 (8.62%) SAP CO
14 10 (8.62%) SAP FI/CO
14 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
14 10 (8.62%) SAP FI
15 9 (7.76%) Project Management
15 9 (7.76%) Degree
16 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
17 7 (6.03%) ABAP
17 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
17 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
17 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
18 6 (5.17%) High Availability

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 5 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.86%) SAS
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 47 (40.52%) SAP ERP
2 36 (31.03%) SAP APO
3 34 (29.31%) SAP SD
4 10 (8.62%) SAP CO
4 10 (8.62%) SAP FI
4 10 (8.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (5.17%) SAP PP
6 3 (2.59%) Epicor Tropos
6 3 (2.59%) SAP MM
6 3 (2.59%) SAP QM
6 3 (2.59%) SAP WM
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.86%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.59%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.72%) Force.com
3 2 (1.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Internet
2 3 (2.59%) LAN
2 3 (2.59%) SAN
2 3 (2.59%) WAN
3 2 (1.72%) DHCP
3 2 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.17%) SAP HANA
4 5 (4.31%) DB2
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.45%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.72%) Big Data
6 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.86%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Ant
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.86%) Gradle
4 1 (0.86%) JUnit
4 1 (0.86%) Maven
4 1 (0.86%) Selenium
4 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
General
1 26 (22.41%) Manufacturing
2 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 18 (15.52%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) German Language
3 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (63.79%) Analyst
2 72 (62.07%) SAP Analyst
3 57 (49.14%) Business Analyst
4 56 (48.28%) SAP Business Analyst
5 36 (31.03%) SAP APO Analyst
5 36 (31.03%) SAP APO Business Analyst
6 22 (18.97%) SAP SD Analyst
7 18 (15.52%) Consultant
7 18 (15.52%) SAP SD Business Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) SAP Consultant
9 10 (8.62%) SAP SD Consultant
10 7 (6.03%) SAP Support
11 6 (5.17%) Architect
11 6 (5.17%) SAP FI Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) SAP Support Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
12 5 (4.31%) Developer
12 5 (4.31%) Integration Developer
12 5 (4.31%) IT Manager
13 4 (3.45%) SAP WM Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) EDI
2 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (4.31%) Entity Framework
2 5 (4.31%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.86%) JSON
4 1 (0.86%) REST
4 1 (0.86%) SOAP
4 1 (0.86%) WSDL
4 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.31%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.31%) Internet of Things
2 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.72%) Life Science
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.59%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.86%) CentOS
3 1 (0.86%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.45%) ERP
2 50 (43.10%) Translating Business Requirements
3 49 (42.24%) Matrix Organization
4 15 (12.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (12.07%) Order to Cash
6 11 (9.48%) Logistics
7 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.76%) Project Management
9 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.17%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (5.17%) Data Management
10 6 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.17%) High Availability
10 6 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.31%) Coaching
11 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.31%) Feasibility Study
11 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.03%) ABAP
2 5 (4.31%) C#
3 2 (1.72%) SQL
4 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.86%) Java
4 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.59%) CISA
4 2 (1.72%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.86%) CISM
5 1 (0.86%) CISMP
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) GDPR
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Ambari
2 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (74.14%) SAP
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) SEEBURGER
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco
4 3 (2.59%) Dell
4 3 (2.59%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.59%) Panasonic
4 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.59%) VMware
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.86%) MuleSoft