The first table below looks at the demand for the Buyer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Buyer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Buyer
Rank 849 810 853
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 22 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.037% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 22
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Buyer
UK

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Buyer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

Buyer Salary Histogram in England

Buyer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
South East -3 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
London -60 6 - - 1
North West +6 2 £33,000 -1.49% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £23,000 -47.42% 1
Buyer
UK

Buyer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Buyer in their job title 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 with Buyer in their job title.

1 34 (57.63%) ERP
2 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
3 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 32 (54.24%) MS Office
3 32 (54.24%) IBM Notes
3 32 (54.24%) Lotus
3 32 (54.24%) Management Information System
4 13 (22.03%) Marketing
5 12 (20.34%) DV Cleared
6 10 (16.95%) Advertising
7 8 (13.56%) Degree
8 6 (10.17%) Blog
8 6 (10.17%) Social Media
8 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
8 6 (10.17%) Campaign Analysis
9 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
10 3 (5.08%) Web Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Pay per click
10 3 (5.08%) Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Online Marketing
11 2 (3.39%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (3.39%) 4G
11 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
11 2 (3.39%) Logistics
11 2 (3.39%) 2G
11 2 (3.39%) Finance
11 2 (3.39%) Internet
11 2 (3.39%) 3G
11 2 (3.39%) Broadband

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Buyer in their job title 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 with Buyer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (54.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (54.24%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.39%) 4G
1 2 (3.39%) 2G
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
1 2 (3.39%) 3G
1 2 (3.39%) Broadband
General
1 13 (22.03%) Marketing
2 10 (16.95%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Finance
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 32 (54.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Blog
2 6 (10.17%) Social Media
2 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) ERP
2 6 (10.17%) Campaign Analysis
3 3 (5.08%) Web Analytics
3 3 (5.08%) Pay per click
3 3 (5.08%) Analytics
3 3 (5.08%) Online Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.39%) Logistics
5 1 (1.69%) SEO
5 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.69%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.69%) Email Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Time Management
5 1 (1.69%) Data Entry
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 12 (20.34%) DV Cleared
4 8 (13.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Lotus
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) CODA
2 1 (1.69%) Sage
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + 9& bonus + Great Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Derby
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago