The table below looks at the statistics for the Buyer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Buyer
Rank 439 436 441
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 4 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.087% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.092% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 3
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Buyer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Buyer Salary Trend in the South East

Buyer
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Buyer Salary Histogram in the South East

Buyer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £46,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Buyer
England

Buyer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) E-Procurement
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Procurement
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) Sage
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago