The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank - 82 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £56,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +13.50%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 744 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.82% 97.89% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 490 601 593
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Dorset region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Acquisition

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared