The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Engineer
Rank 79 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.49% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £67,950 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.63%
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
783 684 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.60% 95.80% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 674 610 1075
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Engineer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 3 £67,950 -
Filton - 1 - -
Principal Engineer
South West

Principal Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Principal 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) MODAF
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Principal 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) MODAF
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft