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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 134 - -
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 0.050% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £63,750 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.08%
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
1910 1776 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.55% 95.90% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1527 1375
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) PVCS

Principal Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago