The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 127 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 1.84% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
FMCG
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 544 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.99% 30.29% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 447 488 363
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FMCG across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FMCG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Birmingham

FMCG
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Director
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP5
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Wonderware