The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
Principal Software 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
1758 1464 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.70% 93.61% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1296 1305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Principal Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Principal Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) X.509
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Product Management
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) PVCS
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) VC++
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion

Principal Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Principal Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) X.509
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) PVCS
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Bristol
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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