Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 680 570 580
Rank change year-on-year -110 +10 -34
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 560 754 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.06% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 420 610 843
UK median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £77,125 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -4.04%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,656 70,988 89,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.70% 40.65% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57,054 58,029 71,630
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the UK

FMCG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FMCG in the UK

FMCG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for FMCG in the UK

FMCG
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the UK over the 6 months to 18 February 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
England -135 511 £55,000 +4.76% 135
UK excluding London -60 343 £52,500 - 102
London -69 209 £65,000 +18.18% 41
North of England -84 138 £52,500 - 30
North West -64 108 £52,500 -4.55% 17
South East -23 66 £67,500 +35.00% 21
East of England +1 42 £45,500 -9.00% 11
Midlands +3 41 £52,500 +5.00% 27
Scotland -3 41 £67,500 +80.00% 6
West Midlands +20 24 £75,500 +132.31% 14
Yorkshire -13 23 £35,000 -4.11% 12
East Midlands +11 15 £45,000 -10.00% 13
South West +6 12 £41,000 +2.50% 5
North East -40 6 £46,000 +31.43% 1
Northern Ireland -21 2 £29,500 -50.83%
Wales +8 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 with a requirement for FMCG.

1 246 (43.93%) Retail
2 204 (36.43%) SAP
3 139 (24.82%) Finance
4 130 (23.21%) Manufacturing
5 119 (21.25%) Project Management
6 107 (19.11%) ERP
7 81 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 58 (10.36%) Marketing
10 57 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (10.18%) Degree
10 57 (10.18%) Matrix Organization
11 56 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 55 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
12 55 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (9.11%) SAP ERP
13 51 (9.11%) E-Commerce
14 50 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
15 47 (8.39%) SAP APO
16 43 (7.68%) Logistics
17 41 (7.32%) Analytics
18 40 (7.14%) SQL Server
19 39 (6.96%) SQL
20 37 (6.61%) DevOps
21 36 (6.43%) ITIL
21 36 (6.43%) Automotive
22 35 (6.25%) Programme Management
22 35 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
23 34 (6.07%) Process Management
23 34 (6.07%) IT Strategy

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.32%) SharePoint
1 13 (2.32%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.61%) SAS
3 8 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (1.43%) CMS
3 8 (1.43%) Drupal
3 8 (1.43%) nginx
3 8 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.54%) Apache
5 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.54%) Confluence
5 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.54%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.18%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.54%) Mathematica
5 3 (0.54%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) Autodesk Inventor
7 1 (0.18%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 51 (9.11%) SAP ERP
2 47 (8.39%) SAP APO
3 29 (5.18%) SAP SD
4 27 (4.82%) SAP CO
4 27 (4.82%) SAP FI
5 26 (4.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 23 (4.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (2.14%) SAP SCM
8 11 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (1.25%) SAP PP
10 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.89%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 5 (0.89%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
11 4 (0.71%) SAP BPC
11 4 (0.71%) SAP Retail
12 3 (0.54%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.54%) SAP CRM
12 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.54%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.39%) SaaS
2 17 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.61%) Office 365
5 8 (1.43%) npm
5 8 (1.43%) PaaS
6 5 (0.89%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.54%) Force.com
7 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Boomi
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.57%) Internet
2 9 (1.61%) Firewall
3 7 (1.25%) DNS
3 7 (1.25%) VoIP
4 5 (0.89%) Intranet
4 5 (0.89%) SMS
4 5 (0.89%) WAN
4 5 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.71%) DHCP
5 4 (0.71%) LAN
5 4 (0.71%) Network Security
5 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.36%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.18%) FTP
7 1 (0.18%) HTTP
7 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) SCCP
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.00%) SAP HANA
3 23 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.32%) Big Data
5 13 (2.32%) QlikView
5 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.96%) Power BI
7 10 (1.79%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.71%) MySQL
11 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.32%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.61%) Gradle
2 9 (1.61%) gulp
2 9 (1.61%) JUnit
2 9 (1.61%) Maven
3 8 (1.43%) CircleCI
3 8 (1.43%) IBM UrbanCode
3 8 (1.43%) Jasmine
3 8 (1.43%) JIRA
3 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (1.43%) Travis CI
4 4 (0.71%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.54%) Grunt
6 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.36%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.18%) Ant
7 1 (0.18%) ERwin
General
1 246 (43.93%) Retail
2 139 (24.82%) Finance
3 130 (23.21%) Manufacturing
4 58 (10.36%) Marketing
5 36 (6.43%) Automotive
6 25 (4.46%) German Language
7 23 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (3.75%) Telecoms
9 17 (3.04%) Advertising
10 11 (1.96%) Banking
10 11 (1.96%) Legal
11 6 (1.07%) Publishing
12 4 (0.71%) Billing
12 4 (0.71%) Electronics
13 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.18%) Front Office
15 1 (0.18%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 130 (23.21%) Analyst
2 83 (14.82%) Business Analyst
3 75 (13.39%) SAP Analyst
4 53 (9.46%) SAP Business Analyst
5 47 (8.39%) Consultant
5 47 (8.39%) SAP APO Analyst
5 47 (8.39%) SAP APO Business Analyst
6 42 (7.50%) Developer
7 39 (6.96%) Architect
8 33 (5.89%) IT Manager
9 30 (5.36%) Programme Manager
10 25 (4.46%) FMCG Manager
11 24 (4.29%) Project Manager
11 24 (4.29%) SAP Consultant
12 22 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.39%) Account Executive
14 18 (3.21%) SAP Architect
14 18 (3.21%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 16 (2.86%) SAP Manager
15 16 (2.86%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.18%) CSS
1 29 (5.18%) HTML
2 23 (4.11%) .NET
3 17 (3.04%) AngularJS
4 16 (2.86%) HTML5
5 15 (2.68%) XML
6 11 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.96%) CSS3
7 10 (1.79%) Middleware
8 9 (1.61%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.61%) REST
9 8 (1.43%) ADO.NET
9 8 (1.43%) Code First Entity Framework
9 8 (1.43%) EDI
9 8 (1.43%) Entity Framework
9 8 (1.43%) SAP Basis
9 8 (1.43%) Web Services
10 7 (1.25%) React
11 6 (1.07%) Redux
12 5 (0.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.21%) Driving Licence
5 17 (3.04%) Internet of Things
6 16 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.50%) EPoS
9 13 (2.32%) Life Science
10 12 (2.14%) User Experience
11 11 (1.96%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.96%) Social Media
12 9 (1.61%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.07%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.54%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.54%) Video on Demand
15 2 (0.36%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.36%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.46%) Windows
2 14 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (1.61%) Windows 10
3 9 (1.61%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.25%) Android
4 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (21.25%) Project Management
2 107 (19.11%) ERP
3 81 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (10.18%) Matrix Organization
5 56 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (9.11%) E-Commerce
8 50 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
9 43 (7.68%) Logistics
10 41 (7.32%) Analytics
11 37 (6.61%) DevOps
12 36 (6.43%) ITIL
13 35 (6.25%) Programme Management
14 34 (6.07%) IT Strategy
14 34 (6.07%) Process Management
15 32 (5.71%) CRM
15 32 (5.71%) Service Delivery
16 29 (5.18%) Business Development
17 27 (4.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.96%) SQL
2 32 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 30 (5.36%) C#
4 26 (4.64%) Java
5 21 (3.75%) Python
6 10 (1.79%) R
7 8 (1.43%) Groovy
7 8 (1.43%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.89%) C
9 4 (0.71%) Scala
10 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.54%) C++
10 3 (0.54%) Fortran
10 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) Ruby
12 1 (0.18%) ABAP
12 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (10.18%) Degree
2 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (1.79%) PhD
3 9 (1.61%) PMP
4 7 (1.25%) CCNA
4 7 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.25%) CISM
4 7 (1.25%) CISSP
4 7 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.89%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.89%) SSCP
7 4 (0.71%) CCNP
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.54%) MCSA
8 3 (0.54%) MCSE
8 3 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.54%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.68%) PMO
2 10 (1.79%) QA
3 9 (1.61%) PMBOK
4 8 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.07%) GDPR
6 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.71%) SLA
8 3 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.54%) PSD2
9 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.71%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (2.14%) Puppet
2 8 (1.43%) Ansible
2 8 (1.43%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.89%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (0.89%) Foglight
4 1 (0.18%) Ambari
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Simian Army
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 204 (36.43%) SAP
2 70 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.64%) Oracle
4 23 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.61%) Google
6 7 (1.25%) Dell
7 6 (1.07%) hybris
7 6 (1.07%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.07%) VMware
8 5 (0.89%) Adobe
8 5 (0.89%) Cisco
8 5 (0.89%) Tableau
9 4 (0.71%) Meraki
9 4 (0.71%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.71%) NETGEAR
9 4 (0.71%) Sage
10 3 (0.54%) Citrix
11 2 (0.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (0.36%) Apple
11 2 (0.36%) IBM