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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 132 148 143
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.099% 0.042% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.043% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £112,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +181.25%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
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
1957 2304 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.07% 96.44% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1997 1837
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Watford - 1 £70,000 -
Principal Engineer
East of England

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle