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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 118 122 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 0.49% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £25,700 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -13.63%
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
735 617 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.54% 34.11% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 552 544 466
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Birmingham

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) IT Audit
4 4 (22.22%) CRISC
4 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 4 (22.22%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (22.22%) CISA
4 4 (22.22%) CISM
4 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (22.22%) COBIT
4 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Audit Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
2 4 (22.22%) IT Audit
2 4 (22.22%) Resilience Testing
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
2 4 (22.22%) CISM
2 4 (22.22%) CRISC
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) COBIT
1 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Wonderware