The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 24 April 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Engineer
Rank 119 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £65,000 £51,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% +37.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1924 1755 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.73% 96.85% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1506 1525
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Principal Engineer
South West

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 24 April 2014.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Principal Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) X.509
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) C

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) X.509
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
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