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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Business Analyst
Rank 894 935 982
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 18 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.037% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.038% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 3
Median salary £70,000 £60,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.18% +20.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,250 £64,360
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Principal Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Principal Business Analyst
Top 8 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 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +41 18 £70,000 +16.18% 2
London +48 10 £70,000 +15.70% 1
Hertfordshire +10 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England +8 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Watford - 6 £55,000 - 1
Manchester - 2 £66,500 -
North West - 2 £66,500 -
City of London +48 1 £70,000 -3.44%

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) Finance
3 16 (41.03%) Business Analysis
4 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (33.33%) Line Management
4 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 12 (30.77%) SDLC
6 11 (28.21%) MS Office
7 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) Coaching
9 6 (15.38%) Retail
10 5 (12.82%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
10 5 (12.82%) Logistics
10 5 (12.82%) TDD
10 5 (12.82%) SSADM
10 5 (12.82%) RUP
10 5 (12.82%) CRM
10 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.82%) User Stories
10 5 (12.82%) Matrix Management
10 5 (12.82%) Kanban
10 5 (12.82%) BPMN
11 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
11 4 (10.26%) PLM
12 3 (7.69%) Banking
12 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 11 (28.21%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) CaliberRM
1 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (5.13%) RequisitePro
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 32 (82.05%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Cybercrime
2 1 (2.56%) Economics
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Business Analysis
3 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (33.33%) Line Management
4 12 (30.77%) SDLC
5 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.38%) Coaching
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) BPMN
7 5 (12.82%) CRM
7 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Logistics
7 5 (12.82%) Matrix Management
7 5 (12.82%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (12.82%) RUP
7 5 (12.82%) SSADM
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
7 5 (12.82%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) CBAP
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + DOE + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £69000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago