Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 241 158
Rank change year-on-year -85 -83 +151
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 34 124 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.97% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 2.39% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 111 218
North West median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +7.62% +3.96% -0.20%

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 4,590 5,195 5,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.99% 40.85% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,650 4,065 4,236
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,063
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -52 29 £55,000 - 7
Cheshire +4 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 22 (64.71%) SAP
2 15 (44.12%) ERP
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Retail
5 11 (32.35%) SAP ERP
5 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) SAP SD
6 10 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
7 9 (26.47%) Data Visualisation
7 9 (26.47%) Power BI
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (23.53%) Order to Cash
8 8 (23.53%) Analytics
9 7 (20.59%) Lumira
9 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Logistics
10 6 (17.65%) SAP S/4HANA
11 5 (14.71%) VBA
12 4 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (11.76%) Tableau
13 3 (8.82%) Epicor Tropos
13 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
13 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
13 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
13 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) SAP ERP
2 10 (29.41%) SAP SD
3 6 (17.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (8.82%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (2.94%) SAP EWM
5 1 (2.94%) SAP MII
5 1 (2.94%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Power BI
2 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (20.59%) Lumira
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
4 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 12 (35.29%) Retail
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.82%) Games
4 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Business Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Business Systems Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Commercial Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Commercial Business Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Developer
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (14.71%) ERP Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Excel Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) FMCG Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ERP
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (26.47%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
5 8 (23.53%) Analytics
5 8 (23.53%) Order to Cash
6 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 6 (17.65%) Logistics
7 3 (8.82%) Coaching
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) VBA
3 2 (5.88%) ABAP
3 2 (5.88%) R
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CISA
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) Tableau
3 3 (8.82%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (8.82%) Sage
4 2 (5.88%) ComArch
5 1 (2.94%) hybris
5 1 (2.94%) RedPrairie