The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds 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 162 174 191
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +0.90%
Principal Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2691 3395 3616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.36% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2686 2877
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (84.62%) Web Services
2 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
2 17 (65.38%) Analytics
3 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Phone
3 16 (61.54%) Mobile Application Development
3 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
3 16 (61.54%) REST
3 16 (61.54%) Android Development
3 16 (61.54%) iOS Development
3 16 (61.54%) User Experience
3 16 (61.54%) Retail
3 16 (61.54%) Android
3 16 (61.54%) Product Management
3 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) JSON
5 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
7 3 (11.54%) Solaris
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) MVC

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (61.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) Web Services
2 16 (61.54%) REST
3 6 (23.08%) JSON
4 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
5 3 (11.54%) Esper
5 3 (11.54%) GWT
5 3 (11.54%) Java SE
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
1 16 (61.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Telematics
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Android
1 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
1 16 (61.54%) Windows Phone
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
2 3 (11.54%) Debian
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Analytics
1 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
2 16 (61.54%) Android Development
2 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 16 (61.54%) iOS Development
2 16 (61.54%) Mobile Application Development
2 16 (61.54%) Product Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
6 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cobbler
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
1 3 (11.54%) VMware