The table below looks at the statistics for the Buyer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Buyer
Rank 619 623 618
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.014% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £32,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
Buyer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Buyer
Salary Trend in London

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

Buyer Salary Trend in London

Buyer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Buyer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Buyer Salary Histogram in London

Buyer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) Video on Demand
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) FMCG
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Video on Demand
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Time Management
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
London
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Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
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Salary: £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago