The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 235 198 218
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +20
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 5 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.96% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,600 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £53,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
FMCG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1983 2086 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 39.50% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1704 1752
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FMCG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

FMCG Salary Trend in the South West

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FMCG across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

FMCG Salary Histogram in the South West

FMCG
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +4 2 £40,750 -18.50%
Bristol -15 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 8 (38.10%) CAD
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
3 7 (33.33%) ERP
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
4 6 (28.57%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
7 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (9.52%) Back Office
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
7 2 (9.52%) SAP
7 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
8 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
1 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Creative Designer
1 8 (38.10%) Designer
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Head of IT
4 3 (14.29%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) CAD
3 7 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) UML
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Use Case
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) SAP