The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Buyer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Buyer
Rank 841 902 858
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Buyer 25 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.013% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
IT 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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Buyer
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Buyer Salary Trend in England

IT Buyer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Buyer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

IT Buyer Salary Histogram in England

IT 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 IT Buyer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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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
East Midlands - 19 £47,500 -
South East -4 3 £46,000 +2.22%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
IT Buyer
UK

IT Buyer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Buyer in their job title.

1 23 (74.19%) Legal
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Google
4 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Procurement
6 1 (3.23%) MS Office

IT Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Buyer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
General
1 23 (74.19%) Legal
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
2 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
2 1 (3.23%) E-Procurement
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Dell