The table below looks at the statistics for the Principle Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principle Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principle Engineer
Rank 220 210 218
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.097% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.10% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
Principle 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 South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5787 4885 5493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.06% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4787 4212 4865
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Principle Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Principle Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Principle Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Principle Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Principle Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principle Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset -7 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Principle Engineer
England

Principle Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Principle 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 Principle Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) CAN bus
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Principle 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 Principle Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (12.50%) PVCS
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) CAN bus
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) SysML
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) XAML
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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