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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 167 243
Rank change year-on-year +20 +76  
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 106 69 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.74% 1.21% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 3.13% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 102 64 11
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,300 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

FMCG is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2434 2207 2379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.95% 38.82% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1802 1906
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £24,263
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing FMCG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 86 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Merseyside -4 6 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Cheshire - 6 £50,000 - 2
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 143 (80.34%) SAP
2 112 (62.92%) ERP
3 97 (54.49%) SAP ERP
4 81 (45.51%) Translating Business Requirements
4 81 (45.51%) Matrix Organization
5 66 (37.08%) SAP SD
6 35 (19.66%) SAP APO
7 31 (17.42%) Order to Cash
8 28 (15.73%) MS Office
8 28 (15.73%) SharePoint
9 25 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (13.48%) SAP FI
10 24 (13.48%) SAP CO
10 24 (13.48%) SAP FI/CO
10 24 (13.48%) Business Analysis
11 23 (12.92%) Logistics
12 22 (12.36%) Manufacturing
13 21 (11.80%) SAP BW
13 21 (11.80%) SAP MM
13 21 (11.80%) SAP PP
13 21 (11.80%) ABAP
14 19 (10.67%) EDI
15 18 (10.11%) IT Strategy
15 18 (10.11%) SAP HANA
16 17 (9.55%) SAP WM
16 17 (9.55%) Microsoft
16 17 (9.55%) SAP QM
17 14 (7.87%) Windows
18 13 (7.30%) Citrix
18 13 (7.30%) CA

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 28 (15.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (15.73%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.56%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 97 (54.49%) SAP ERP
2 66 (37.08%) SAP SD
3 35 (19.66%) SAP APO
4 24 (13.48%) SAP CO
4 24 (13.48%) SAP FI
4 24 (13.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (11.80%) SAP MM
5 21 (11.80%) SAP PP
6 17 (9.55%) SAP QM
6 17 (9.55%) SAP WM
7 4 (2.25%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (1.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.56%) AdWords
3 1 (0.56%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.80%) SAP BW
2 18 (10.11%) SAP HANA
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.69%) BigQuery
5 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.69%) GIS
5 3 (1.69%) Power BI
5 3 (1.69%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (1.69%) QlikView
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (12.36%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.06%) Retail
3 8 (4.49%) Finance
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (64.04%) Analyst
2 108 (60.67%) SAP Analyst
3 86 (48.31%) Business Analyst
3 86 (48.31%) SAP Business Analyst
4 44 (24.72%) SAP SD Analyst
5 43 (24.16%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 35 (19.66%) SAP APO Analyst
6 35 (19.66%) SAP APO Business Analyst
7 17 (9.55%) IT Manager
8 16 (8.99%) Logistics Analyst
8 16 (8.99%) SAP Logistics Analyst
9 13 (7.30%) ERP Trainer
9 13 (7.30%) IT Operations Manager
9 13 (7.30%) IT Trainer
9 13 (7.30%) Operations Manager
9 13 (7.30%) SAP Trainer
9 13 (7.30%) Senior IT Trainer
9 13 (7.30%) Trainer
10 8 (4.49%) Developer
11 5 (2.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.67%) EDI
2 3 (1.69%) BAPI
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.25%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.87%) Windows
2 13 (7.30%) Windows 10
2 13 (7.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (62.92%) ERP
2 81 (45.51%) Matrix Organization
2 81 (45.51%) Translating Business Requirements
3 31 (17.42%) Order to Cash
4 25 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (13.48%) Business Analysis
6 23 (12.92%) Logistics
7 18 (10.11%) IT Strategy
8 13 (7.30%) High Availability
8 13 (7.30%) Migration
9 10 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.06%) Project Management
11 8 (4.49%) ITIL
12 5 (2.81%) PRINCE2
12 5 (2.81%) Service Delivery
13 4 (2.25%) Change Management
13 4 (2.25%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.25%) Incident Management
13 4 (2.25%) Problem Management
13 4 (2.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.80%) ABAP
2 8 (4.49%) SQL
3 3 (1.69%) Python
3 3 (1.69%) R
3 3 (1.69%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.25%) Degree
1 4 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.56%) MCSE
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 143 (80.34%) SAP
2 17 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.30%) CA
3 13 (7.30%) Citrix
4 4 (2.25%) Google
5 3 (1.69%) Sage
5 3 (1.69%) Tableau
6 1 (0.56%) Facebook
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.56%) Veeam
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