The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank - 82 93
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 0 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.54% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.61% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 2
Median salary - £75,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.66%
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1141 931 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.02% 95.29% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 974 736 948
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft