The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Buyer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Buyer
UK
Rank 844 946 946
Rank change year-on-year
+102 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Buyer 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Buyer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Buyer within the UK.

IT Buyer Salary Trend in the UK

IT Buyer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Buyer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +101 8 £35,000 -20.45% 2
East of England - 7 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 featuring IT Buyer in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Legal
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) Contract Management
5 8 (34.78%) BC Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) Ariba
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Time Management
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) OpenUP
7 4 (17.39%) Network Management
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) SLA
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Risk Management

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Legal
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Contract Management
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) OpenUP
2 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) BC Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Ariba
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Profit share
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
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