The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 199 220 210
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 7 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Median salary £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Principal Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4275 4925 5280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.20% 95.32% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3678 3792
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 7 £67,500 - 4
Principal Engineer
South East

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Ansible
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (45.45%) Sensu
3 5 (45.45%) Graphite
3 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
3 5 (45.45%) Debian
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Terraform
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) ELK Stack
5 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
5 3 (27.27%) logstash
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) Kibana
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Sensu
2 3 (27.27%) ELK Stack
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) CGI
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
2 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Graphite
2 5 (45.45%) Terraform
3 3 (27.27%) Kibana
3 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 3 (27.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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