Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Buyer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

IT Buyer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1174 1263
Rank change year-on-year +33 +89 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Buyer 9 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.014% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
England median annual salary £26,000 £42,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +2.42% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £32,023 £25,075
90th Percentile £36,900 £48,800 £48,625
UK median annual salary £26,000 £42,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year -38.46% +2.42% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

IT Buyer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured IT Buyer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IT Buyer in England

IT Buyer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Buyer in England

IT Buyer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Buyer in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Buyer in England

IT Buyer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Buyer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands -2 3 £48,500 +14.79%
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
North of England - 3 £26,000 -
East Midlands +13 2 - -
South West - 2 £23,000 -
West Midlands +7 1 £48,500 +56.82%
London - 1 £24,000 -
IT Buyer
UK

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the England region featuring IT Buyer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
3 2 (22.22%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing

IT Buyer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
1 2 (22.22%) Multichannel Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree