The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Principal Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Software Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 125 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.58% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +41.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,050 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £87,500 £41,350
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +18.91%

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
1734 1735 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.87% 97.31% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1535 1547
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Principal Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) FMECA
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) DO-254
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA
3 1 (25.00%) QMS

Principal Software 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) FMECA
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) DO-254
2 1 (25.00%) MISRA