The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Engineer
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
1027 1083 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.31% 97.83% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 916 930 885
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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