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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 129 136
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.02% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  

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 524 689 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 40.40% 38.60% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 420 520 610
Median salary £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.03% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
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%) Scenario Testing
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

FMCG
Co-occurring 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
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
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%) Scenario 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