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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 115 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.28% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £55,750 £39,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.13% -56.11%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +17.97%
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
477 468 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.09% 32.21% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 391 405 368
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 6 March 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in Birmingham

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Director
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com