The median annual salary for a Buyer was - in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Buyer
England / East Midlands
Rank - 167 180
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.031% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.032% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year - +19.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2803 3096 3220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.76% 97.36% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2469 2623
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Buyer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Buyer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Buyer in the East Midlands

Buyer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Buyer in the East Midlands

Buyer Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 across the East Midlands region featuring Buyer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Contract Management
2 9 (81.82%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing

Buyer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.09%) MS Office
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Contract Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management