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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 116 101 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 2 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 1.89% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £55,750 £45,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
517 530 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.73% 32.48% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 418 465 355
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,075 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Birmingham

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Legal

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
1 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Director
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com