The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 206 208 222
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.025% 0.069% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.070% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Principal Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3890 4268 5028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.23% 97.76% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 3543 4139
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Camberley - 1 £65,000 -
Principal Engineer
South East

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Surrey region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) PhD
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Physics
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Qt
1 6 (85.71%) 3D Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) CUDA
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (85.71%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) CUDA
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) 3D Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 14 days ago