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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 192 194 195
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing FMCG 23 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.26% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 0.81% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,700 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £73,100 £64,700 £36,850
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
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
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Warwickshire +2 7 £27,850 -9.43%
Staffordshire +5 5 £34,000 -6.84%
Coventry -10 5 £53,750 +7.50%
Birmingham -7 4 £60,500 +61.33%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Retail
3 10 (34.48%) SAP
4 9 (31.03%) Logistics
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (24.14%) .NET
5 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
8 4 (13.79%) MS Access
8 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
8 4 (13.79%) Star Schema
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Refactoring
8 4 (13.79%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.34%) VB
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) Business Development

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MS Access
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) Star Schema
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (37.93%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Data Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Information Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.34%) MI Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) EDI Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) EDI
3 2 (6.90%) EDIFACT
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Logistics
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Refactoring
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Information Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Development
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) BPEL
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.90%) BPMN
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
8 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VB
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.90%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.90%) SEEBURGER
3 2 (6.90%) RedPrairie
4 1 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle