The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 104 131 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 +13  
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 3 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.77% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 1.96% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Median salary - £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01%  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 766 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.50% 39.36% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 314 657 544
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

FMCG
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for FMCG in Reading

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (33.33%) Trello
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
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