Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 204 170
Rank change year-on-year -108 -34 +157
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 52 185 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 1.41% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 3.33% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 172 188
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £64,875 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,738 5,550 4,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.06% 42.29% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,704 4,458 4,055
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -76 36 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Cheshire -18 9 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Merseyside -2 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 - 2
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 40 (76.92%) SAP
2 23 (44.23%) ERP
3 19 (36.54%) SAP ERP
3 19 (36.54%) Translating Business Requirements
4 16 (30.77%) SAP SD
5 15 (28.85%) Order to Cash
6 9 (17.31%) Retail
6 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 9 (17.31%) Internet
7 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
7 8 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (13.46%) Finance
8 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
8 7 (13.46%) Internet of Things
8 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
9 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) German Language
9 6 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.54%) Feasibility Study
10 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (9.62%) Analytics
11 4 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
11 4 (7.69%) Degree

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 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (36.54%) SAP ERP
2 16 (30.77%) SAP SD
3 4 (7.69%) SAP APO
3 4 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (5.77%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.85%) SAP CRM
5 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.92%) Magento
6 1 (1.92%) SAP EWM
6 1 (1.92%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.92%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (7.69%) Power BI
2 3 (5.77%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) Lumira
3 2 (3.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.92%) QlikView
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (17.31%) Retail
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) German Language
4 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.77%) Billing
5 3 (5.77%) Games
6 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing
7 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Analyst
2 26 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) SAP Business Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Consultant
5 11 (21.15%) Business Systems Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Commercial Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Commercial Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) ERP Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Developer
7 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SAP APO Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SAP APO Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) FMCG Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SAP SD Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) IDoc
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Internet of Things
1 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
1 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ERP
2 19 (36.54%) Translating Business Requirements
3 15 (28.85%) Order to Cash
4 9 (17.31%) Project Management
5 8 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) Feasibility Study
7 6 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
10 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VBA
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) SAP
2 3 (5.77%) Sage
3 2 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (3.85%) ComArch
3 2 (3.85%) hybris
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.92%) RedPrairie