The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Engineer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 140 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 98.65% 80.46% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 88 97 82
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Principal Engineer
County Antrim

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Engineer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Principal Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Principal Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Principal Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle