The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 192 170 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 4 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.12% 0.61% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.63% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +0.90%
Principal Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3367 3510 3807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2974 2849 3103
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basingstoke -19 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Southampton -9 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Principal Engineer
South East

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Hampshire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) MFC
3 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) Hudson
3 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Atmel
4 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (28.57%) Handset
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
1 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
1 3 (42.86%) Hudson
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) MFC
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) F#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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Posted: 23 days ago