The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 565 607 627
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 44 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.095% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.099% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 30
Median salary £87,500 £75,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Principal Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in London

Principal Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
City of London +24 5 £85,000 +13.33% 1
Chessington - 2 £53,750 -
Principal Engineer
England

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (60.87%) Java
1 42 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.68%) Test Automation
4 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 23 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (30.43%) QA
6 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 20 (28.99%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) Dropwizard
9 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
10 17 (24.64%) Software Architecture
10 17 (24.64%) Redis
10 17 (24.64%) CouchDB
10 17 (24.64%) DevOps
10 17 (24.64%) Line Management
10 17 (24.64%) Microservices
11 16 (23.19%) TypeScript
11 16 (23.19%) Oracle
12 13 (18.84%) Unix
13 12 (17.39%) Coaching
14 11 (15.94%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) Scrum
14 11 (15.94%) Banking
14 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
15 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (13.04%) Linux
16 9 (13.04%) Mentoring

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (7.25%) Apache
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
1 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) LAN
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) BGP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) FTP
3 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.90%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) Multicast
3 2 (2.90%) NAS
3 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.45%) IPsec
4 1 (1.45%) Junos
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (24.64%) CouchDB
2 17 (24.64%) Redis
3 8 (11.59%) Big Data
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (5.80%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.90%) BigQuery
7 2 (2.90%) Hazelcast
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Maven
2 3 (4.35%) Mockito
2 3 (4.35%) Moq
2 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) Calabash
4 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing
4 4 (5.80%) Law
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 19 (27.54%) Dropwizard
3 5 (7.25%) Backbone.js
4 4 (5.80%) CSS
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) OpenGL
4 4 (5.80%) Qt
5 3 (4.35%) .NET
5 3 (4.35%) HTML5
5 3 (4.35%) React
5 3 (4.35%) RESTful
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.35%) Web Services
6 2 (2.90%) Guava
6 2 (2.90%) J2EE
6 2 (2.90%) JDBC
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
7 1 (1.45%) Lucene
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Statistics
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) CUDA
3 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.80%) Physics
4 3 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.90%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Unix
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Windows
4 3 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
6 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.68%) Test Automation
4 23 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (24.64%) DevOps
5 17 (24.64%) Line Management
5 17 (24.64%) Microservices
5 17 (24.64%) Software Architecture
6 12 (17.39%) Coaching
7 11 (15.94%) Scrum
7 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Functional Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
10 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) TypeScript
4 11 (15.94%) SQL
5 7 (10.14%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) C#
6 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.25%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) C
8 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
9 1 (1.45%) Go
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) VCAP
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.45%) CCIE
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.43%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) SDET
3 1 (1.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Docker
2 3 (4.35%) NFS
2 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.35%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) Firmware
3 2 (2.90%) KVM
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.45%) Xen
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) VMware
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco
3 4 (5.80%) EMC
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) Birst
5 2 (2.90%) Dell
5 2 (2.90%) Google
5 2 (2.90%) PayPal
5 2 (2.90%) Tableau
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Juniper
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Panasonic
6 1 (1.45%) Sony
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec
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