The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Buyer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Buyer
Rank 868 921 960
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Buyer 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.011% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £30,927 £29,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -34.44%
UK excluding London median salary £30,927 £35,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-11.63% -13.04%
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
85118 97896 102873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.31% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71771 82406 84031
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Buyer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
South East +67 5 - -
West Midlands - 2 £30,927 -
East Midlands +5 1 - -
IT Buyer
UK

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT 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 IT Buyer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Legal
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Virtual Team
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) OpenUP
4 5 (26.32%) Network Management
4 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 5 (26.32%) Ariba
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Billing
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) SLA
8 1 (5.26%) Sage
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Electronics
8 1 (5.26%) E-Procurement
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) Line 50
8 1 (5.26%) German Language

IT 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 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Line 50
General
1 14 (73.68%) Legal
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Billing
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics
5 1 (5.26%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ERP
1 5 (26.32%) Network Management
1 5 (26.32%) OpenUP
1 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Procurement
3 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Ariba
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Sage