The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Principal Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Business Analyst
UK
Rank 830 925 923
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 22 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.024% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 26
Median salary £75,000 £85,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,400 £90,000 £65,150
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £85,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +60.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Principal Business Analyst in the job title.

Principal Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Principal Business Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Principal Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Principal Business Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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 +93 21 £75,000 -11.76% 2
London +86 10 £71,250 +18.75%
East of England +19 4 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Bristol - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
South West - 4 - -
South East +64 3 £70,000 -30.00% 1
Watford - 3 £75,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £68,750 - 1
Surrey +53 1 £70,000 -
Guildford +18 1 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £75,000 -
Oxford - 1 £70,000 - 1

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Principal Business Analyst 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 Principal Business Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
4 15 (45.45%) Scrum
5 14 (42.42%) User Stories
6 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (30.30%) Coaching
7 10 (30.30%) Kanban
8 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
9 8 (24.24%) JIRA
9 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
9 8 (24.24%) Line Management
10 7 (21.21%) SDLC
11 6 (18.18%) User Experience
11 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) BDD
11 6 (18.18%) Confluence
12 4 (12.12%) Product Management
12 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
12 4 (12.12%) Local Government
12 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
13 3 (9.09%) MS Office
13 3 (9.09%) UML
13 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
13 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
13 3 (9.09%) Degree
13 3 (9.09%) BPMN
14 2 (6.06%) Digital Media

Principal Business Analyst 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 6 (18.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Local Government
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) User Stories
5 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 10 (30.30%) Coaching
6 10 (30.30%) Kanban
6 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 8 (24.24%) Line Management
8 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
9 7 (21.21%) SDLC
10 6 (18.18%) BDD
11 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
11 4 (12.12%) Product Management
12 3 (9.09%) BPMN
12 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
12 3 (9.09%) UML
13 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £102,000 per annum Including Car + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits like Training, Healthcare coverage
Posted: 3 days ago