The median annual salary for a Principal Business Analyst was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Business Analyst
UK / England
Rank 812 906 916
Rank change year-on-year +94 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Business Analyst 25 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 20
Median salary £75,000 £85,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +51.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,850 £86,500 £65,150
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -17.64% +41.66%  

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 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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
South East +87 10 £70,000 - 1
East of England +19 8 £75,000 -11.76%
London +71 4 £77,500 +10.71%
South West - 3 - -
Principal Business Analyst
UK

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Scrum
3 22 (55.00%) Business Analysis
4 20 (50.00%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) Kanban
5 15 (37.50%) User Stories
6 14 (35.00%) JIRA
7 13 (32.50%) Line Management
8 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
9 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
9 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
10 10 (25.00%) BPMN
10 10 (25.00%) UML
10 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
11 9 (22.50%) Requirements Management
11 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (22.50%) Coaching
12 7 (17.50%) SDLC
12 7 (17.50%) Degree
12 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (12.50%) Project Management
13 5 (12.50%) BDD
13 5 (12.50%) Confluence
13 5 (12.50%) User Experience
14 4 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
14 4 (10.00%) Product Management
14 4 (10.00%) Matrix Management
14 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 4 (10.00%) Project Planning

Principal Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) JIRA
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Local Government
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Scrum
3 22 (55.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (37.50%) Kanban
4 15 (37.50%) User Stories
5 13 (32.50%) Line Management
6 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
7 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
8 10 (25.00%) BPMN
8 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (25.00%) UML
9 9 (22.50%) Coaching
9 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
9 9 (22.50%) Requirements Management
9 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (17.50%) SDLC
11 5 (12.50%) BDD
11 5 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
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