The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Business Analyst
Rank 910 909 934
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 25 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 3
Average salary £85,000 £56,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -22.75%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £53,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+60.37% -26.89%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Principal Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 10 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
England +17 25 £85,000 +51.78% 1
East of England - 17 £85,000 -
Essex - 15 £85,000 -
Brentwood - 14 £85,000 -
London +6 5 £60,000 +7.14%
South East +6 2 £100,000 +90.47% 1
Norfolk - 2 - -
Surrey 0 1 - - 1
Guildford -7 1 - - 1
South West -19 1 £60,000 -7.90%
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £100,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -

Principal Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 62 (83.78%) Business Analysis
2 53 (71.62%) Finance
3 48 (64.86%) Line Management
4 37 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 33 (44.59%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (40.54%) Wealth Management
7 24 (32.43%) Business Process Mapping
8 23 (31.08%) Workflow Analysis
8 23 (31.08%) Use Case
8 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (31.08%) Management Information System
8 23 (31.08%) Workflow
9 22 (29.73%) Service Delivery
9 22 (29.73%) Mobile App
9 22 (29.73%) Straight-Through Processing
10 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
11 15 (20.27%) Presales
12 11 (14.86%) Coaching
13 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
14 8 (10.81%) MS Project
14 8 (10.81%) MS Office
15 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
16 6 (8.11%) Change Management
16 6 (8.11%) Process Management
17 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
18 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
19 3 (4.05%) Degree
19 3 (4.05%) Technical Analysis
20 2 (2.70%) Confluence
20 2 (2.70%) Business Transformation

Principal Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) CaliberRM
2 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.35%) RequisitePro
General
1 53 (71.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Back Office
2 1 (1.35%) Legal
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.59%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (31.08%) Management Information System
3 22 (29.73%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (83.78%) Business Analysis
2 48 (64.86%) Line Management
3 37 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 30 (40.54%) Wealth Management
5 24 (32.43%) Business Process Mapping
6 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.08%) Use Case
6 23 (31.08%) Workflow
6 23 (31.08%) Workflow Analysis
7 22 (29.73%) Service Delivery
7 22 (29.73%) Straight-Through Processing
8 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
9 15 (20.27%) Presales
10 11 (14.86%) Coaching
11 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (8.11%) Change Management
12 6 (8.11%) Process Management
13 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
14 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (4.05%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.35%) PMP
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago