The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 121 89 115
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 4 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 2.70% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 2.77% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 0
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +8.09%
Principal Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1614 1808 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.94% 97.57% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1560 1379
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Principal Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) LynxOS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) QNX
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
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