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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 117 98 128
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 1 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.064% 2.08% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 2.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 4
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
1523 1924 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.13% 97.81% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1658 1500
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 7 (53.85%) Digital Media
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) SSL
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) XHTML
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) SOAP
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) SAML
6 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) JSON
6 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) OpenID
6 5 (38.46%) OAuth
7 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) PHP
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
1 5 (38.46%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) OAuth
3 5 (38.46%) OpenID
3 5 (38.46%) SAML
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) XHTML
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Ember.js
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
5 3 (23.08%) React
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) LynxOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
1 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) QNX
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
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