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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 197 179 181
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 11 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.95% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +48.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +19.31%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1452 1266 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.41% 30.79% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1030 1219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 West Midlands

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FMCG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

FMCG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FMCG
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

FMCG Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FMCG
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
Coventry -17 7 £45,000 -
Birmingham -20 2 £55,750 +48.66%
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (51.61%) Retail
2 12 (38.71%) Logistics
3 10 (32.26%) SAP
3 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) .NET
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (12.90%) Refactoring
9 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Banking
9 4 (12.90%) Information Management
9 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
9 4 (12.90%) Star Schema
9 4 (12.90%) VB
9 4 (12.90%) MS Access
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Retail
3 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) FTP
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.90%) Star Schema
4 4 (12.90%) MS Access
5 2 (6.45%) QlikView
6 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) OLAP
6 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 16 (51.61%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (12.90%) Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.23%) Automotive
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.90%) MI Manager
5 2 (6.45%) EDI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) EDI
3 2 (6.45%) EDIFACT
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) MDX
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Logistics
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Information Management
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Refactoring
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) BPEL
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) BPMN
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
1 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.90%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (3.23%) PHP5
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) SAP
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) SEEBURGER
3 2 (6.45%) RedPrairie
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods