The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Buyer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Buyer
Rank - 440 432
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Buyer 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £32,500
Senior 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
20681 20439 21619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16315 16841 18500
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Buyer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Buyer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Buyer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Buyer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) DV Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Software Licensing
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) IBM Notes
1 7 (87.50%) ERP
1 7 (87.50%) Lotus
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System

Senior Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Buyer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ERP
1 7 (87.50%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) DV Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Lotus