Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Buyer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Senior Buyer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1136 1147 1246
Rank change year-on-year +11 +99 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Buyer 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
England median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £29,433
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +18.91% -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £29,433
% change year-on-year +42.86% +18.91% -

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 155,678 161,272 189,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127,583 135,220 160,036
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Buyer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Buyer in England

Senior Buyer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Buyer in England

Senior 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 Senior Buyer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Buyer
UK

Senior Buyer Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 across the England region featuring Senior Buyer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement