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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Business Analyst
Rank 932 971 992
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 24 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.007% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 0
Average salary £83,750 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £62,575 -
% change year-on-year
+35.83% -

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 12 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 29 April 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
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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 +21 24 £83,750 +49.55% 2
Essex - 10 £85,000 -
East of England - 10 £85,000 -
London +12 9 £82,500 +47.32% 1
Brentwood - 8 £83,750 -
South East +37 4 - - 1
Guildford +4 4 - - 1
Surrey 0 4 - - 1
City of London - 3 £82,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Principal Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 43 (86.00%) Business Analysis
2 36 (72.00%) Line Management
3 34 (68.00%) Finance
4 29 (58.00%) Mentoring
5 27 (54.00%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (50.00%) Wealth Management
7 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
8 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
9 18 (36.00%) Use Case
9 18 (36.00%) Straight-Through Processing
9 18 (36.00%) Mobile App
9 18 (36.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 18 (36.00%) Workflow
9 18 (36.00%) Workflow Analysis
10 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
12 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (12.00%) Retail
13 6 (12.00%) Coaching
14 5 (10.00%) Degree
14 5 (10.00%) Presales
15 4 (8.00%) Requirements Management
15 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (8.00%) CaliberRM
15 4 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
15 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
15 4 (8.00%) MS Project
15 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
15 4 (8.00%) ERP

Principal Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (8.00%) MS Project
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) CaliberRM
1 4 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (8.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 34 (68.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 27 (54.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 18 (36.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Business Analysis
2 36 (72.00%) Line Management
3 29 (58.00%) Mentoring
4 25 (50.00%) Wealth Management
5 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
6 18 (36.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 18 (36.00%) Straight-Through Processing
6 18 (36.00%) Use Case
6 18 (36.00%) Workflow
6 18 (36.00%) Workflow Analysis
7 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.00%) Coaching
11 5 (10.00%) Presales
12 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.00%) ERP
12 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.00%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
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Posted: 22 days ago