The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent 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 - - 109
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.66%
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 1083 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.22% 98.37% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 667 966 1020
Median salary £44,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
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 Kent

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Kent