Period
to 22 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Sales Account Executive was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

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

Sales Account Executive
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1007 1124 1183
Rank change year-on-year +117 +59 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Account Executive 14 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 5
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £87,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -54.02% +117.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,000 £62,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 120,500 145,660 166,943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 95.92% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96,436 116,429 135,832
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Sales Account Executive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Sales Account Executive in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sales Account Executive in the UK

Sales Account Executive
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sales Account Executive.

Salary trend for Sales Account Executive in the UK

Sales Account Executive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sales Account Executive over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Sales Account Executive in the UK

Sales Account Executive
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Account Executive within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
England +94 14 £45,000 +12.50%
UK excluding London - 9 £40,000 -
South East - 9 £40,000 -
London +83 5 £75,000 +87.50%

Sales Account Executive Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, Sales Account Executive job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Sales Account Executive in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) SaaS
2 9 (64.29%) Decision-Making
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Law
4 4 (28.57%) Legal
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
5 1 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing

Sales Account Executive Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) SaaS
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Law
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Decision-Making
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cognizant