The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 119 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 9 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.46% 0.80% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.77% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 12
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
FMCG
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
647 792 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.21% 44.97% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 505 623 494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

FMCG
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

FMCG Salary Trend in Bristol

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Visualisation
3 8 (61.54%) CAD
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) BMC
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Creative Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) CAD
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix