The median annual salary for a Sales Executive was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies 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
Sales Executive
UK
Rank 747 702 743
Rank change year-on-year -45 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Executive 113 256 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 181 168
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £160,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £50,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +72.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Sales Executive
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Sales Executive in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sales Executive over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Executive within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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 -26 104 £30,000 -29.41% 31
South East +19 26 £42,500 -73.43% 5
London +15 24 £37,500 - 7
East Midlands 0 13 £20,500 -60.95% 2
West Midlands +42 12 £25,000 -28.57% 3
South West +23 11 £20,000 -38.46% 2
North West -29 9 £35,000 +25.00% 5
Hampshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire +35 8 £25,000 -23.07%
Berkshire +23 8 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Northamptonshire +16 8 £20,500 -71.72%
East of England +13 8 £30,000 +53.84% 5
Kettering - 8 £20,500 -
Dorset +37 7 £20,000 -4.76%
Manchester -14 7 £35,000 +8.52% 3
Reading +42 6 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Hertfordshire +13 6 £30,000 +57.89% 3
Oxfordshire +8 6 £55,000 +168.29%
Ferndown - 6 £20,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £25,000 -
Oxford - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +42 3 £31,500 +75.00% 3
Scotland +31 3 £30,000 -62.50%
Alcester - 3 £25,000 -
Birmingham +14 2 £35,000 - 1
Derbyshire +11 2 £16,000 -
Derby +8 2 £16,000 -
Brentford +2 2 £44,000 +46.66%
Devon +2 2 £18,000 - 1

Sales Executive Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Sales Executive 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 Sales Executive in the job title.

1 114 (42.22%) Business Development
2 109 (40.37%) Marketing
3 67 (24.81%) CRM
4 47 (17.41%) Finance
5 41 (15.19%) Degree
6 39 (14.44%) Lead Generation
7 27 (10.00%) Social Media
7 27 (10.00%) Presales
7 27 (10.00%) B2B
8 26 (9.63%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (9.26%) MS Excel
9 25 (9.26%) SaaS
10 24 (8.89%) Telecoms
11 23 (8.52%) Driving Licence
12 21 (7.78%) Microsoft
13 17 (6.30%) Business Continuity
13 17 (6.30%) B2B Sales
14 16 (5.93%) MS Office
15 15 (5.56%) ERP
16 13 (4.81%) Unified Communications
17 12 (4.44%) SAP
17 12 (4.44%) C
18 11 (4.07%) Sage
18 11 (4.07%) Computer Science
18 11 (4.07%) Telemarketing
18 11 (4.07%) Information Security
19 10 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
20 9 (3.33%) Analytics
20 9 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
20 9 (3.33%) DevOps

Sales Executive 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.74%) CMS
1 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.93%) MS Office
3 9 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.74%) PTC Creo
4 2 (0.74%) Solid Edge
4 2 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.96%) Sage CRM
3 4 (1.48%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.74%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.74%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.37%) assyst
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.37%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.37%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.26%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.48%) Office 365
4 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) Unified Communications
2 7 (2.59%) Internet
3 4 (1.48%) Broadband
3 4 (1.48%) Network Security
3 4 (1.48%) VoIP
3 4 (1.48%) Wireless
4 3 (1.11%) ADSL
5 2 (0.74%) WebEx
6 1 (0.37%) 4G
6 1 (0.37%) LTE
6 1 (0.37%) PBX
6 1 (0.37%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.37%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.11%) Big Data
1 3 (1.11%) Power BI
2 2 (0.74%) GIS
3 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.37%) MS Access
General
1 109 (40.37%) Marketing
2 47 (17.41%) Finance
3 24 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.33%) Billing
5 8 (2.96%) Retail
6 7 (2.59%) Advertising
7 6 (2.22%) Banking
7 6 (2.22%) Electronics
8 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.48%) German Language
9 4 (1.48%) Legal
10 3 (1.11%) Publishing
11 2 (0.74%) Automotive
11 2 (0.74%) French Language
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.48%) .NET
2 3 (1.11%) COM
2 3 (1.11%) HTML
2 3 (1.11%) HTML5
3 1 (0.37%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.00%) Social Media
2 23 (8.52%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.59%) NHS
5 6 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.48%) Robotics
7 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.74%) BYOD
8 2 (0.74%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.37%) Fintech
9 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
1 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.22%) Business Development
2 67 (24.81%) CRM
3 39 (14.44%) Lead Generation
4 27 (10.00%) B2B
4 27 (10.00%) Presales
5 17 (6.30%) B2B Sales
5 17 (6.30%) Business Continuity
6 15 (5.56%) ERP
7 11 (4.07%) Information Security
7 11 (4.07%) Telemarketing
8 9 (3.33%) Analytics
8 9 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (3.33%) DevOps
8 9 (3.33%) Process Management
9 8 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (2.59%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (2.59%) Workflow
11 6 (2.22%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.44%) C
2 3 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (0.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (15.19%) Degree
2 3 (1.11%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.74%) MBA
3 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.96%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (9.63%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.44%) SAP
4 11 (4.07%) Sage
5 8 (2.96%) Twitter
6 7 (2.59%) Oracle
7 5 (1.85%) Cisco
7 5 (1.85%) Computacenter
7 5 (1.85%) Google
8 4 (1.48%) IBM
9 3 (1.11%) Infor
9 3 (1.11%) Symantec
9 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.74%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.74%) Epicor
10 2 (0.74%) PayPal
10 2 (0.74%) PTC
10 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.74%) Siemens
11 1 (0.37%) Pegasus
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + commission and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Talent Spa
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Realistic OTE £35k - £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary, OTE plus generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + £35k OTE uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18500 - £19500 per annum + Company Car, OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £40k basic with £60k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £60000 Per Annum + training + career prospects + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden
IQ Sales People
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic / £80K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic / £80K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic / £80K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic / £80K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swinton, Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 per annum + commission & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable + car allowance + com
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18500 - £19500 per annum + Car Allowance - OTE 35k
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension, Health insurance, Profit an
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car & commission
Posted: 27 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 + Commission (OTE £50,000+)
Posted: 27 days ago
St. Albans
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden
IQ Sales People
Salary: £55000 per annum + Corp Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago