The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Engineer
Rank 72 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 932 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.58% 96.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 657 810 615
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Principal Engineer
Oxfordshire

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Principal Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Principal Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Principal Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Solid Edge
2 2 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Principal Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM