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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Business Analyst
Rank 879 887 879
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £60,500 £49,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.46% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £40,650 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,150 £62,565 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,150 £49,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+32.95% -18.33%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Principal Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Principal Business Analyst
Top 10 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 3 September 2015. 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 +24 12 £60,500 +23.46% 1
London - 7 £60,500 -
Swindon +13 2 £65,150 +32.95%
Wiltshire +6 2 £65,150 +32.95%
South West -15 2 £65,150 +30.30%
South East - 2 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £77,500 -
East of England - 1 £77,500 -

Principal Business Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Business Analysis
2 13 (76.47%) Line Management
3 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) MS Project
6 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.76%) Process Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Retail
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

Principal Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Business Analysis
2 13 (76.47%) Line Management
3 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Process Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
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