The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.085% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +8.09%
Principal Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2260 1894 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.33% 96.24% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1600 1765
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Birmingham

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Birmingham region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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