The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Business Analyst
Rank 846 861 868
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 20 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 1
Average salary £53,000 £58,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.40% -16.42%
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £58,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-9.40% -16.42%
Principal Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst across the England region.

Principal Business Analyst Salary Trend in England

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Principal Business Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Principal Business Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 17 £53,000 -
East of England -18 3 £65,000 -
Principal Business Analyst
UK

Principal Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Business Analyst in their job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Line Management
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 17 (65.38%) Requirements Management
3 17 (65.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Change Management
4 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (38.46%) Document Management
6 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
6 10 (38.46%) ERP
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
8 8 (30.77%) RequisitePro
8 8 (30.77%) CaliberRM
8 8 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
11 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
11 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (15.38%) MS Office
12 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
13 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (11.54%) Analytics
13 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
13 3 (11.54%) SQL

Principal Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) RequisitePro
1 8 (30.77%) CaliberRM
1 8 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Line Management
2 17 (65.38%) Change Management
2 17 (65.38%) Requirements Management
2 17 (65.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 10 (38.46%) ERP
4 10 (38.46%) Document Management
5 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Coaching
9 1 (3.85%) Content Management
9 1 (3.85%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) CBAP
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft