The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Buyer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Buyer
Rank 878 922 928
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 14 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.027% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Median salary £31,000 £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.98% -41.11%
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -27.77%
Buyer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86998 98052 105037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73929 82173 85485
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Buyer in the job title.

Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Buyer
Salary Trend in England

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

Buyer Salary Trend in England

Buyer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Buyer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Buyer Salary Histogram in England

Buyer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +7 7 £38,500 -14.44% 1
South East +15 3 - - 2
London +39 1 £31,000 +24.00%
West Midlands -8 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 £23,000 -
Buyer
UK

Buyer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Buyer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Buyer in the job title.

1 11 (24.44%) Market Research
1 11 (24.44%) Legal
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
4 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.11%) SAP
5 5 (11.11%) Billing
6 4 (8.89%) SLA
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (6.67%) Marketing
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.67%) Electronics
8 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.44%) MS Office
8 2 (4.44%) Sage
8 2 (4.44%) Revenue Recognition
8 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
8 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (4.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.22%) Kanban
9 1 (2.22%) OpenUP

Buyer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Line 50
1 1 (2.22%) Tesseract
General
1 11 (24.44%) Legal
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.11%) Billing
5 3 (6.67%) Electronics
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
6 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Market Research
2 2 (4.44%) Line Management
2 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
2 2 (4.44%) Revenue Recognition
2 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (4.44%) Time Management
3 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.22%) Benchmarking
3 1 (2.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.22%) Data Management
3 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.22%) ERP
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL
3 1 (2.22%) Kanban
3 1 (2.22%) Network Management
3 1 (2.22%) OpenUP
3 1 (2.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (2.22%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Sage
4 1 (2.22%) Ariba
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago