FMCG Jobs in the UK excluding London

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 437 537 642
Rank change year-on-year +100 +105 -117
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 352 214 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.48% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.89% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 206 60 132
10th Percentile £27,050 £34,750 £31,275
25th Percentile £35,313 £48,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £85,250 £73,500 £64,000
90th Percentile £94,375 £94,200 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -2.65%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

FMCG is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24,174 23,931 32,046
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 32.95% 40.91% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15,238 11,015 15,846
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,625 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the UK excluding London

FMCG
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FMCG in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for FMCG in the UK excluding London

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing FMCG in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for FMCG in the UK excluding London

FMCG
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlands +37 76 £46,250 +27.59% 58
Wales +34 74 £27,000 -22.86% 20
North of England +61 64 £54,047 +5.46% 95
South East +16 64 £57,500 -19.01% 74
East Midlands +20 42 £42,000 +29.23% 25
South West -5 35 £47,500 -13.64% 43
West Midlands +22 34 £50,000 +2.56% 32
North West +11 34 £51,250 +2.50% 56
East of England +31 30 £90,000 +50.00% 48
Yorkshire +99 29 £92,500 +72.09% 35
Northern Ireland - 5 - - 4
Scotland -61 4 £90,000 +44.00% 15
North East -10 1 £37,500 - 6
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.70%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.85%) Anypoint
Applications
1 35 (9.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.70%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.14%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.14%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (1.14%) CINEMA 4D
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.57%) Trello
7 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) InDesign
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.27%) NetSuite
3 7 (1.99%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (1.42%) SAP IBP
4 5 (1.42%) SAP PP
5 4 (1.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 4 (1.14%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.85%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.57%) Magento
7 2 (0.57%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.57%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.57%) Shopify
8 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.07%) Power Platform
2 34 (9.66%) Azure
3 15 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (3.98%) Microsoft 365
5 13 (3.69%) Azure DevOps
6 7 (1.99%) AWS
7 6 (1.70%) Power Automate
7 6 (1.70%) PowerApps
8 4 (1.14%) Smartsheet
9 3 (0.85%) Entra ID
10 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.57%) Figma
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.28%) GitHub Actions
11 1 (0.28%) SaaS
11 1 (0.28%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) VLAN
2 8 (2.27%) Internet
3 7 (1.99%) BGP
3 7 (1.99%) EIGRP
3 7 (1.99%) HSRP
3 7 (1.99%) LAN
3 7 (1.99%) MPLS
3 7 (1.99%) OSPF
3 7 (1.99%) SD-WAN
3 7 (1.99%) Spanning Tree
3 7 (1.99%) VoIP
3 7 (1.99%) VRRP
3 7 (1.99%) WAN
3 7 (1.99%) Wireless
3 7 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 7 (1.99%) WLAN
4 4 (1.14%) DHCP
4 4 (1.14%) Firewall
4 4 (1.14%) Network Security
4 4 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.66%) Power BI
2 7 (1.99%) Tableau
3 6 (1.70%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.28%) Looker
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.98%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.42%) Postman
4 2 (0.57%) GitLab
4 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 181 (51.42%) Manufacturing
2 179 (50.85%) Social Skills
3 92 (26.14%) Influencing Skills
4 91 (25.85%) Retail
5 83 (23.58%) Presentation Skills
6 75 (21.31%) Law
7 51 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (14.20%) Finance
9 39 (11.08%) Marketing
10 21 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (3.69%) Automotive
12 11 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
13 10 (2.84%) French Language
14 8 (2.27%) Aerospace
15 6 (1.70%) Legal
16 5 (1.42%) Advertising
16 5 (1.42%) Publishing
17 4 (1.14%) Banking
17 4 (1.14%) German Language
18 3 (0.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 68 (19.32%) Automation Engineer
1 68 (19.32%) Graduate
1 68 (19.32%) Graduate IT Engineer
1 68 (19.32%) IT Engineer
1 68 (19.32%) IT Graduate
2 64 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 41 (11.65%) Analyst
4 36 (10.23%) Senior
5 20 (5.68%) Architect
6 18 (5.11%) IT Manager
6 18 (5.11%) Lead
7 16 (4.55%) Head of Business Systems
8 14 (3.98%) Head of IT
9 13 (3.69%) Head of FMCG
10 12 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 12 (3.41%) Senior Manager
10 12 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
11 10 (2.84%) Commercial Analyst
11 10 (2.84%) Consultant
12 8 (2.27%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.70%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) EDI
2 5 (1.42%) SAP TM
2 5 (1.42%) Web Services
3 2 (0.57%) .NET Core
3 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.57%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (0.57%) HTML
3 2 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.28%) IDoc
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.40%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (3.98%) Renewable Energy
3 11 (3.13%) Product Ownership
4 8 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.99%) Onboarding
6 5 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.14%) Animation
7 4 (1.14%) CCTV
7 4 (1.14%) Motion Graphics
8 3 (0.85%) Photography
9 2 (0.57%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.57%) Multi-touch
9 2 (0.57%) Replication
9 2 (0.57%) Robotics
9 2 (0.57%) Social Media
10 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
2 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.85%) Windows
2 3 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (31.53%) Problem-Solving
2 86 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 79 (22.44%) Project Management
4 69 (19.60%) Order Management
4 69 (19.60%) Six Sigma
5 68 (19.32%) Benchmarking
5 68 (19.32%) ERP
5 68 (19.32%) Lean Manufacturing
5 68 (19.32%) Lean Six Sigma
6 43 (12.22%) Agile
6 43 (12.22%) Logistics
7 38 (10.80%) Change Management
8 35 (9.94%) Project Delivery
9 33 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (8.81%) DevOps
11 27 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (7.67%) Supply Chain Management
12 25 (7.10%) Analytics
13 22 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 20 (5.68%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 39 (11.08%) SQL
2 20 (5.68%) C#
3 5 (1.42%) C
3 5 (1.42%) VBA
4 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.14%) Python
5 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.57%) Bash
6 2 (0.57%) Java
6 2 (0.57%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) ABAP
7 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions
7 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 117 (33.24%) Degree
2 68 (19.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 12 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.27%) HNC
4 8 (2.27%) HND
5 7 (1.99%) CCDP
5 7 (1.99%) CCIE
5 7 (1.99%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 7 (1.99%) CCNP
5 7 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.70%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.57%) MBA
9 1 (0.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.97%) QA
2 13 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.41%) Accessibility
4 8 (2.27%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.70%) NEBOSH
6 3 (0.85%) PMO
7 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.57%) SLA
8 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.99%) Firmware
3 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.14%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.57%) Docker
4 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.70%) Progress Chef
2 4 (1.14%) Terraform
3 3 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.57%) Ansible
4 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 54 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.35%) SAP
3 28 (7.95%) IFS
4 23 (6.53%) Oracle
5 19 (5.40%) VMware
6 13 (3.69%) Google
7 12 (3.41%) Cisco
8 8 (2.27%) Adobe
9 7 (1.99%) Ekahau
10 6 (1.70%) Autodesk
10 6 (1.70%) Salesforce
10 6 (1.70%) Siemens
11 4 (1.14%) Avaya
11 4 (1.14%) BT
11 4 (1.14%) NetApp
11 4 (1.14%) Sage
11 4 (1.14%) SYSPRO
11 4 (1.14%) WatchGuard
12 3 (0.85%) Infor
12 3 (0.85%) MuleSoft