The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 132 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.050% 0.041% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.042% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +2.72%
Principal Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1925 2366 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.20% 96.85% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1977 2028
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEPA

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SEPA