The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Engineer
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 62 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.21% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £65,000 £53,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 527 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.10% 97.77% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 411 468 433
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region that featured Principal Engineer in the job title.

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the Basingstoke region.

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Principal Engineer 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 Basingstoke region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 6 (85.71%) Hudson
2 6 (85.71%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (85.71%) CruiseControl
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
2 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
1 6 (85.71%) CruiseControl
1 6 (85.71%) Hudson
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python