The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Buyer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Buyer
Rank 911 950 963
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Buyer 12 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Buyer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Buyer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Buyer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Buyer over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Buyer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Buyer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Buyer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 12 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South East - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey - 7 - -
Guildford - 7 - -
Stevenage - 2 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £48,750 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £32,500 -
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £37,500 -
Reading - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Buyer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Buyer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

Senior 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 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago