Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 639 548 524
Rank change year-on-year -91 -24 +44
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 617 899 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.15% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 498 777 962
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% -3.81% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £71,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -1.04% +3.78% -6.57%

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 75523 78475 91297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.25% 41.02% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56691 64354 73128
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -118 575 £52,500 +3.96% 29
UK excluding London -62 383 £47,500 -1.04% 17
London -87 205 £65,000 +18.18% 14
North of England -75 173 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North West -89 119 £55,000 -
South East +32 89 £42,500 -5.56% 8
East of England -3 47 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Yorkshire +17 44 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Midlands -1 33 £47,500 +9.20% 3
South West +37 23 £47,500 -17.39%
West Midlands +9 20 £65,000 +100.00% 1
East Midlands -3 12 £41,250 -13.16% 2
Northern Ireland -23 10 £29,500 -15.71%
North East +19 9 £46,000 +31.43%
Scotland -19 6 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Wales +20 2 £32,500 -27.78% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 267 (43.27%) Retail
2 217 (35.17%) SAP
3 157 (25.45%) Finance
4 139 (22.53%) Manufacturing
5 128 (20.75%) ERP
6 104 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (15.56%) Marketing
8 93 (15.07%) Project Management
8 93 (15.07%) Microsoft
9 90 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
10 85 (13.78%) SQL
11 72 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
12 71 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (10.86%) Translating Business Requirements
14 64 (10.37%) Matrix Organization
15 63 (10.21%) Telecoms
16 60 (9.72%) Analytics
17 59 (9.56%) SAP ERP
18 58 (9.40%) SQL Server
19 56 (9.08%) Logistics
20 50 (8.10%) E-Commerce
21 47 (7.62%) SAP SD
22 45 (7.29%) Business Analysis
22 45 (7.29%) Degree
22 45 (7.29%) Mentoring
23 42 (6.81%) Waterfall
23 42 (6.81%) Active Directory
23 42 (6.81%) .NET
24 41 (6.65%) Change Management
25 40 (6.48%) Windows

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 15 (2.43%) Drupal
2 14 (2.27%) CMS
3 10 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (0.97%) nginx
5 6 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.81%) IIS
6 5 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.49%) SAS
9 2 (0.32%) Apache
9 2 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.81%) SPSS
5 4 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.65%) EViews
5 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.32%) Maya
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 59 (9.56%) SAP ERP
2 47 (7.62%) SAP SD
3 39 (6.32%) SAP CO
3 39 (6.32%) SAP FI
3 39 (6.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 35 (5.67%) SAP APO
5 16 (2.59%) SAP S/4HANA
6 14 (2.27%) SAP CRM
7 10 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (1.46%) SAP BPC
9 8 (1.30%) SAP SCM
10 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.97%) SAP GRC
10 6 (0.97%) SAP MM
10 6 (0.97%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
11 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.59%) SaaS
3 9 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.46%) Office 365
3 9 (1.46%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (1.13%) npm
5 6 (0.97%) PaaS
6 4 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.32%) Force.com
7 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Responsys
8 1 (0.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.89%) VoIP
1 24 (3.89%) WAN
2 21 (3.40%) Firewall
3 15 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (2.27%) LAN
5 12 (1.94%) DNS
6 10 (1.62%) SCCP
7 8 (1.30%) DHCP
8 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.65%) Network Security
9 4 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.49%) Intranet
10 3 (0.49%) SAN
11 2 (0.32%) Internet
11 2 (0.32%) SMS
12 1 (0.16%) FTP
12 1 (0.16%) ISDN
12 1 (0.16%) MPLS
12 1 (0.16%) VLAN
12 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (3.89%) SAP HANA
6 14 (2.27%) Power BI
6 14 (2.27%) SAP BW
7 13 (2.11%) QlikView
8 12 (1.94%) Big Data
9 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.30%) Looker
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.81%) Essbase
14 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.46%) gulp
4 7 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.13%) Gradle
4 7 (1.13%) JUnit
4 7 (1.13%) Maven
4 7 (1.13%) Travis CI
5 6 (0.97%) CircleCI
5 6 (0.97%) IBM UrbanCode
5 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.81%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.65%) Grunt
7 4 (0.65%) JIRA
7 4 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.32%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.32%) ERwin
8 2 (0.32%) Subversion
9 1 (0.16%) Ant
General
1 267 (43.27%) Retail
2 157 (25.45%) Finance
3 139 (22.53%) Manufacturing
4 96 (15.56%) Marketing
5 63 (10.21%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.21%) Automotive
7 24 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 23 (3.73%) Banking
9 17 (2.76%) Electronics
10 15 (2.43%) Advertising
11 9 (1.46%) Legal
12 7 (1.13%) Publishing
13 3 (0.49%) Games
13 3 (0.49%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 198 (32.09%) Analyst
2 134 (21.72%) Business Analyst
3 96 (15.56%) SAP Analyst
4 81 (13.13%) SAP Business Analyst
5 58 (9.40%) Developer
6 49 (7.94%) Architect
7 37 (6.00%) Consultant
7 37 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 35 (5.67%) IT Manager
8 35 (5.67%) SAP APO Analyst
8 35 (5.67%) SAP APO Business Analyst
9 31 (5.02%) Senior Manager
10 30 (4.86%) SAP SD Analyst
11 26 (4.21%) SAP SD Business Analyst
12 24 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (3.73%) SAP Consultant
14 22 (3.57%) .NET Developer
14 22 (3.57%) SAP Architect
15 20 (3.24%) Programme Manager
15 20 (3.24%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.81%) .NET
2 36 (5.83%) CSS
3 34 (5.51%) .NET Framework
4 30 (4.86%) HTML
5 26 (4.21%) XML
6 23 (3.73%) EDI
7 22 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 20 (3.24%) Entity Framework
9 17 (2.76%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.59%) Web Services
11 15 (2.43%) ADO.NET
11 15 (2.43%) Code First Entity Framework
12 11 (1.78%) REST
13 9 (1.46%) HTML5
13 9 (1.46%) WCF
14 7 (1.13%) jQuery
15 6 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 4 (0.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.08%) Social Media
2 19 (3.08%) User Experience
3 15 (2.43%) Clustering
4 12 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.78%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.30%) Life Science
8 6 (0.97%) CCTV
8 6 (0.97%) IPTV
8 6 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.97%) NHS
8 6 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.49%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.49%) Social Network
12 2 (0.32%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.48%) Windows
2 25 (4.05%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.78%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.49%) Android
7 3 (0.49%) Linux
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.75%) ERP
2 104 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 93 (15.07%) Project Management
4 72 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (10.86%) Translating Business Requirements
7 64 (10.37%) Matrix Organization
8 60 (9.72%) Analytics
9 56 (9.08%) Logistics
10 50 (8.10%) E-Commerce
11 45 (7.29%) Business Analysis
11 45 (7.29%) Mentoring
12 42 (6.81%) Waterfall
13 41 (6.65%) Change Management
14 40 (6.48%) Data Analysis
15 38 (6.16%) ITIL
16 37 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
17 35 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
18 33 (5.35%) CRM
19 31 (5.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 85 (13.78%) SQL
2 35 (5.67%) C#
3 27 (4.38%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.57%) PHP
4 22 (3.57%) Python
5 21 (3.40%) Java
6 15 (2.43%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.46%) ABAP
8 8 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.97%) Groovy
9 6 (0.97%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.81%) R
10 5 (0.81%) Scala
11 2 (0.32%) C
11 2 (0.32%) C++
11 2 (0.32%) VB
12 1 (0.16%) ES6
12 1 (0.16%) Fortran
12 1 (0.16%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.16%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 45 (7.29%) Degree
2 16 (2.59%) CISSP
3 15 (2.43%) CISM
4 14 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.62%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (1.62%) ISEB
6 10 (1.62%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (1.46%) CISA
8 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.81%) CRISC
8 5 (0.81%) PhD
9 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.65%) PMP
10 3 (0.49%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.32%) CCNA
11 2 (0.32%) CCNP
11 2 (0.32%) MCSE
11 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.30%) Data Quality
1 8 (1.30%) QA
2 7 (1.13%) SLA
3 6 (0.97%) PMO
4 5 (0.81%) GDPR
5 4 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) HDFS
4 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (2.43%) SCCM
1 15 (2.43%) SCOM
2 8 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.30%) Puppet
3 6 (0.97%) Ansible
3 6 (0.97%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.32%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.16%) Ambari
5 1 (0.16%) cPanel
5 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 217 (35.17%) SAP
2 93 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.00%) Oracle
4 22 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (3.40%) Tableau
6 11 (1.78%) Google
7 8 (1.30%) Adobe
7 8 (1.30%) Cisco
7 8 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (1.13%) Facebook
8 7 (1.13%) VMware
9 6 (0.97%) SEEBURGER
10 5 (0.81%) hybris
10 5 (0.81%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.65%) Citrix
11 4 (0.65%) Infor
11 4 (0.65%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.49%) Dell
12 3 (0.49%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.49%) Panasonic