The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 153 169 175
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.063% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.064% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 3117 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.63% 97.41% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2433 2530
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 5 £49,000 -
Principal Engineer
England

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
4 2 (33.33%) RS-232
5 1 (16.67%) Power Management
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Power Management
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree