The median annual salary for a Principal Business Analyst was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Principal Business Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 887 946
Rank change year-on-year +51 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 19 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.022% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 10
Median salary £75,000 £77,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £58,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £65,635
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £76,000 £65,075
% change year-on-year -1.31% +16.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Principal Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Principal Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Principal Business Analyst in England

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Principal Business Analyst in England

Principal Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Principal Business Analyst in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Principal Business Analyst in England

Principal Business Analyst
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
East of England +3 9 £75,000 -1.31%
London +26 4 £77,500 -6.06%
South East +43 3 £67,500 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £58,000 -
Principal Business Analyst
UK

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 across the England region featuring Principal Business Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Business Analysis
2 24 (55.81%) Scrum
3 22 (51.16%) Line Management
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) Software Delivery
5 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
6 13 (30.23%) Kanban
7 11 (25.58%) JIRA
7 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (23.26%) Requirements Management
8 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
8 10 (23.26%) UML
8 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
8 10 (23.26%) BPMN
9 8 (18.60%) Degree
9 8 (18.60%) User Stories
10 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
11 5 (11.63%) SDLC
11 5 (11.63%) Critical Success Factor
11 5 (11.63%) Project Management
11 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
11 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
12 4 (9.30%) Coaching
13 3 (6.98%) Presales
13 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (6.98%) Local Government

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) JIRA
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Business Analysis
2 24 (55.81%) Scrum
3 22 (51.16%) Line Management
4 14 (32.56%) Software Delivery
4 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
5 13 (30.23%) Kanban
6 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (23.26%) BPMN
7 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
7 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
7 10 (23.26%) Requirements Management
7 10 (23.26%) UML
8 8 (18.60%) User Stories
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
10 5 (11.63%) Critical Success Factor
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC
10 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits like Training, Healthcare coverage
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago