Period
to 18 August 2017

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

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 534 498
Rank change year-on-year -75 -36 +83
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 697 970 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 1.18% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 565 866 1038
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £87,650
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -9.09%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75737 82334 89475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.79% 41.66% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 57807 67354 71262
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 -74 660 £52,500 +5.00% 41
UK excluding London -40 466 £47,500 - 22
North of England -40 227 £52,500 - 6
London -64 204 £60,000 +9.09% 21
North West -67 158 £55,000 - 3
South East +63 122 £51,250 +17.14% 8
Yorkshire +30 60 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Midlands -24 41 £42,500 -10.53% 3
East of England -33 34 £39,000 -25.71% 1
East Midlands -13 32 £37,500 -21.05% 1
South West +35 27 £47,500 -43.45% 2
North East +22 9 £46,000 -8.00%
West Midlands -3 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Northern Ireland -10 9 £35,000 - 1
Scotland -1 5 - - 1
Wales - 1 £30,000 -

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

1 290 (41.61%) Retail
2 260 (37.30%) SAP
3 163 (23.39%) Finance
4 159 (22.81%) ERP
5 124 (17.79%) Manufacturing
6 117 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 113 (16.21%) Marketing
8 107 (15.35%) SQL
9 102 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 98 (14.06%) Project Management
11 94 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
12 90 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (12.91%) SAP ERP
13 89 (12.77%) Matrix Organization
14 88 (12.63%) Translating Business Requirements
15 74 (10.62%) Analytics
16 73 (10.47%) SQL Server
17 69 (9.90%) Logistics
18 66 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
19 65 (9.33%) SAP SD
20 64 (9.18%) CRM
21 63 (9.04%) Telecoms
21 63 (9.04%) Business Analysis
21 63 (9.04%) Degree
22 55 (7.89%) .NET
23 52 (7.46%) Oracle
23 52 (7.46%) E-Commerce
24 50 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
25 49 (7.03%) Data Analysis
26 47 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 20 (2.87%) CMS
1 20 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.73%) Drupal
3 11 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.86%) IIS
5 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.43%) SAS
5 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.29%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.29%) nginx
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.86%) SPSS
5 5 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.57%) Autodesk Inventor
6 4 (0.57%) EViews
7 3 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.29%) EPLAN
8 2 (0.29%) Maya
9 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 90 (12.91%) SAP ERP
2 65 (9.33%) SAP SD
3 38 (5.45%) SAP APO
4 37 (5.31%) SAP CO
4 37 (5.31%) SAP FI
4 37 (5.31%) SAP FI/CO
5 29 (4.16%) SAP CRM
6 22 (3.16%) Infor M3
7 13 (1.87%) Infor CloudSuite
8 11 (1.58%) SAP BPC
9 10 (1.43%) SAP MM
10 9 (1.29%) SAP S/4HANA
11 8 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (1.15%) SAP PP
11 8 (1.15%) SAP QM
11 8 (1.15%) SAP WM
12 7 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
13 6 (0.86%) SAP GRC
13 6 (0.86%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
3 10 (1.43%) SaaS
4 5 (0.72%) Office 365
5 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.43%) PaaS
6 3 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Responsys
7 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Trello
7 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.59%) WAN
2 20 (2.87%) Firewall
2 20 (2.87%) VoIP
3 14 (2.01%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (1.87%) LAN
5 9 (1.29%) Intranet
5 9 (1.29%) SCCP
6 6 (0.86%) DNS
7 5 (0.72%) Internet
8 4 (0.57%) DHCP
8 4 (0.57%) SAN
9 3 (0.43%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.43%) Network Security
10 2 (0.29%) MPLS
10 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.29%) VPN
10 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.14%) FTP
11 1 (0.14%) HTTP
11 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 47 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (4.30%) SAP HANA
6 18 (2.58%) SAP BW
7 16 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (1.87%) QlikView
9 11 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.58%) Looker
9 11 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (1.58%) Power BI
10 7 (1.00%) Big Data
10 7 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 6 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (0.86%) Essbase
11 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.57%) gulp
5 3 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.43%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.29%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.29%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.29%) Gradle
6 2 (0.29%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (0.29%) JUnit
6 2 (0.29%) Maven
6 2 (0.29%) MSTest
6 2 (0.29%) Selenium
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 290 (41.61%) Retail
2 163 (23.39%) Finance
3 124 (17.79%) Manufacturing
4 113 (16.21%) Marketing
5 63 (9.04%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.02%) Automotive
6 28 (4.02%) Banking
7 27 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (2.87%) Electronics
9 15 (2.15%) Advertising
10 10 (1.43%) Publishing
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
12 3 (0.43%) Games
12 3 (0.43%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) French Language
13 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 249 (35.72%) Analyst
2 173 (24.82%) Business Analyst
3 118 (16.93%) SAP Analyst
4 108 (15.49%) SAP Business Analyst
5 84 (12.05%) Developer
6 49 (7.03%) SAP SD Analyst
6 49 (7.03%) SAP SD Business Analyst
7 42 (6.03%) Architect
7 42 (6.03%) Consultant
7 42 (6.03%) Project Manager
8 39 (5.60%) IT Manager
9 36 (5.16%) SAP APO Analyst
9 36 (5.16%) SAP APO Business Analyst
10 29 (4.16%) .NET Developer
11 24 (3.44%) Senior Manager
12 21 (3.01%) Microsoft Developer
13 19 (2.73%) IT Analyst
13 19 (2.73%) SAP Manager
13 19 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (2.58%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.89%) .NET
2 43 (6.17%) .NET Framework
3 42 (6.03%) CSS
4 41 (5.88%) XML
5 36 (5.16%) HTML
6 34 (4.88%) EDI
7 31 (4.45%) ASP.NET
8 27 (3.87%) Entity Framework
9 25 (3.59%) AngularJS
10 19 (2.73%) ADO.NET
10 19 (2.73%) Code First Entity Framework
11 18 (2.58%) Web Services
12 12 (1.72%) REST
13 9 (1.29%) JSON
14 8 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (1.15%) HTML5
14 8 (1.15%) jQuery
14 8 (1.15%) WCF
15 7 (1.00%) CSS3
16 6 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 94 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.73%) User Experience
3 17 (2.44%) Social Media
4 14 (2.01%) Clustering
5 13 (1.87%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.86%) IPTV
8 6 (0.86%) NHS
9 5 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.57%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.57%) CCTV
10 4 (0.57%) Life Science
10 4 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.43%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.31%) Windows
2 22 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.57%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.43%) Android
6 3 (0.43%) Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.14%) Unix
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (22.81%) ERP
2 117 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 98 (14.06%) Project Management
4 90 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (12.77%) Matrix Organization
6 88 (12.63%) Translating Business Requirements
7 74 (10.62%) Analytics
8 69 (9.90%) Logistics
9 66 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (9.18%) CRM
11 63 (9.04%) Business Analysis
12 52 (7.46%) E-Commerce
13 49 (7.03%) Data Analysis
14 38 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
15 37 (5.31%) Mentoring
16 36 (5.16%) Waterfall
17 35 (5.02%) Order to Cash
18 34 (4.88%) Change Management
19 33 (4.73%) ITIL
20 32 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 107 (15.35%) SQL
2 39 (5.60%) C#
3 26 (3.73%) PHP
4 24 (3.44%) Java
4 24 (3.44%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.73%) VB.NET
6 15 (2.15%) Python
6 15 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.72%) ABAP
8 4 (0.57%) R
8 4 (0.57%) VB
8 4 (0.57%) VBA
9 2 (0.29%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.29%) Groovy
9 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) C
10 1 (0.14%) C++
10 1 (0.14%) Scala
10 1 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (9.04%) Degree
2 15 (2.15%) CISSP
3 14 (2.01%) CISM
4 12 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (1.43%) CISA
6 10 (1.43%) ISEB
7 9 (1.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 9 (1.29%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.72%) PMP
10 4 (0.57%) CRISC
10 4 (0.57%) MCSE
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.29%) CAPM
12 2 (0.29%) HND
12 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.30%) SLA
2 10 (1.43%) QA
3 8 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.72%) PMO
5 4 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) GDPR
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 29 (4.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) HDFS
3 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.01%) SCCM
1 14 (2.01%) SCOM
2 4 (0.57%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.29%) Ansible
3 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) cPanel
4 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 260 (37.30%) SAP
2 102 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 52 (7.46%) Oracle
4 29 (4.16%) Tableau
5 27 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (3.16%) Infor
7 15 (2.15%) Adobe
8 12 (1.72%) Google
9 11 (1.58%) Citrix
9 11 (1.58%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (1.58%) SEEBURGER
10 8 (1.15%) Cisco
10 8 (1.15%) hybris
11 7 (1.00%) Facebook
12 6 (0.86%) VMware
13 5 (0.72%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.72%) Pegasus
14 4 (0.57%) CA
15 3 (0.43%) JDA
15 3 (0.43%) Sage