The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 126 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.047% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Median salary £66,250 £67,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +2.72%
Principal Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1735 2129 2235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.09% 96.12% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1608 1568
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 Reading region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Ansible
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
3 11 (84.62%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 11 (84.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (84.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (84.62%) CentOS
3 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Debian
3 11 (84.62%) Sensu
3 11 (84.62%) Graphite
3 11 (84.62%) Patch Management
3 11 (84.62%) Terraform
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Big Data
5 5 (38.46%) Information Governance
5 5 (38.46%) ELK Stack
5 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
5 5 (38.46%) logstash
5 5 (38.46%) Docker

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (84.62%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Sensu
2 5 (38.46%) ELK Stack
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) CentOS
1 11 (84.62%) Debian
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Patch Management
2 11 (84.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Information Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Information Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Ansible
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Graphite
2 11 (84.62%) Terraform
3 5 (38.46%) Kibana
3 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
3 5 (38.46%) logstash
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