Greg James's weekday breakfast show lost about 300,000 listeners in the final quarter of the year.
The son of Zoe Ball and Fatboy Slim has been disappointed not to be more popular with other players.
The TV presenter explained that he and Zoe Ball will be splitting hosting duties.
Over on Radio 1, Greg James has scored his highest number of listeners ever for his Breakfast Show.
Graham Norton earns more than Gary Lineker but is paid through his independent production company.
The BBC has published the salaries of its top-earning talent for 2018-19, revealing a glaring pay gap between men and women still exists. And despite quitting his BBC Radio 2 breakfast show this year, Chris Evans is still riding high at the top of the list.Here are the top 10.
The BBC Radio 2 Breakfast presenter thanked the 9 million plus listeners who have continued to tune in to her show each week.
Rylan Clark joked that he thought the It Takes Two had given him the job by mistake.
Former 'The X Factor' contestant Rylan Clark-Neal will be joining radio personality Zoe Ball on the BBC Two companion show.
Zoe Ball began her tenure as the breakfast show host on Radio 2 in legendary fashion this morning. The Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two host switched on the microphone for the first time at 6.30am this morning to the sounds of Aretha Franklin’s anthem Respect.
Charles Venn and his professional dance partner Karen Clifton broke down on Strictly spin-off show It Takes Two last night.
It means that Ball will be the first ever female host, after Evans announced his departure from the show after 13 years.
For many, Karen Clifton and Casualty star Charles Venn's seriously impressive first competition dance on Strictly last weekend was a joy to watch.
Zoe Ball is reportedly in the final stages of negotiations to replace Chris Evans on Radio 2 breakfast show.