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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Buyer
Rank 607 633 624
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London +31 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Buyer
England

Buyer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Marketing
2 10 (76.92%) Advertising
3 6 (46.15%) Campaign Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Blog
3 6 (46.15%) Social Media
3 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
4 5 (38.46%) Pay per click
5 4 (30.77%) Online Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Web Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) CMS
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) DTV
7 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) New Media
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
General
1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
2 10 (76.92%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blog
1 6 (46.15%) Social Media
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) New Media
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Campaign Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Pay per click
3 4 (30.77%) Web Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Online Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £20,000 - £29,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago