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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Buyer
UK / England
Rank 807 914 913
Rank change year-on-year
+107 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 11 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Median salary £35,000 £34,717 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% +19.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £29,433 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -9.43%

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
75309 92135 95896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62944 78123 79993
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 of England - 9 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Buyer
UK

Buyer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Legal
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 11 (34.38%) Contract Management
4 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) BC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (21.88%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.63%) ERP
7 5 (15.63%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Ariba
7 5 (15.63%) OpenUP
7 5 (15.63%) Network Management
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.63%) Virtual Team
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
9 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
9 2 (6.25%) Billing
9 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
10 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.13%) Tesseract

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:

Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Tesseract
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Legal
3 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Contract Management
2 7 (21.88%) Time Management
3 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) Network Management
3 5 (15.63%) OpenUP
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.13%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Ariba
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
RM Plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Profit share
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago