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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Buyer
Rank 842 920 947
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 19 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.015% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Median salary £30,927 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £29,433 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,963 £29,433 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.59% -21.51%
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
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
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 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 - 12 £20,000 -
South East +57 2 - -
East of England - 2 £35,000 - 2
London +71 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £27,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,927 -
Buyer
UK

Buyer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Legal
3 15 (42.86%) Contract Management
4 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Marketing
6 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.00%) Time Management
8 6 (17.14%) MS Office
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) Ariba
9 5 (14.29%) ERP
9 5 (14.29%) Network Management
9 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
9 5 (14.29%) OpenUP
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.57%) SAP
10 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
11 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
11 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
11 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
11 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
11 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Tesseract
11 2 (5.71%) Billing

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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.71%) Tesseract
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Legal
3 9 (25.71%) Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (2.86%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 7 (20.00%) Time Management
3 5 (14.29%) ERP
3 5 (14.29%) Network Management
3 5 (14.29%) OpenUP
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-Procurement
6 1 (2.86%) Market Research
6 1 (2.86%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Ariba
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
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