The first table below looks at the demand for the Principle Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 18 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principle Engineer
Rank 893 862 898
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 24 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.020% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 21
Average salary £56,875 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.38% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £43,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -27.08%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Principle Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Principle Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principle Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principle Engineer within the UK.

Principle Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Principle Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principle Engineer over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Principle Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Principle Engineer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principle Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 23 £55,000 +22.22% 6
London -52 8 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South West -1 5 £43,000 - 1
South East -10 4 £58,750 - 1
North West - 4 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £43,000 -
City of London - 3 £48,500 - 1
Trowbridge - 3 £43,000 -
East of England -13 2 - - 2
Merseyside - 2 £70,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £70,000 -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £58,750 -

Principle Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 42 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 34 (58.62%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) TDD
4 17 (29.31%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) .NET
5 16 (27.59%) C#
6 15 (25.86%) MySQL
6 15 (25.86%) IIS
7 14 (24.14%) CSS
7 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 14 (24.14%) HTML
7 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.41%) Linux
8 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
9 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.69%) Spring
9 12 (20.69%) HTML5
10 11 (18.97%) C++
11 10 (17.24%) B2C
11 10 (17.24%) New Media
12 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
13 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
13 8 (13.79%) Perl
13 8 (13.79%) JDBC
13 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
13 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.79%) Social Media
13 8 (13.79%) Scala

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 15 (25.86%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.45%) 4G
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.72%) FWSM
4 1 (1.72%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.72%) 802.11
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
4 1 (1.72%) OSPF
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) MySQL
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.79%) CouchDB
4 4 (6.90%) Big Data
4 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) QlikView
6 1 (1.72%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) PVCS
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (10.34%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 14 (24.14%) CSS
2 14 (24.14%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
4 12 (20.69%) Spring
4 12 (20.69%) HTML5
5 8 (13.79%) JDBC
6 7 (12.07%) Ajax
7 6 (10.34%) Grails
8 5 (8.62%) Web Services
9 4 (6.90%) J2EE
9 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.17%) CGI
11 2 (3.45%) JMS
11 2 (3.45%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) JSP
11 2 (3.45%) SOAP
11 2 (3.45%) Struts
11 2 (3.45%) REST
11 2 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) New Media
2 8 (13.79%) Social Media
3 6 (10.34%) BBC
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) UNIX
2 6 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) TDD
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.24%) B2C
6 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (10.34%) OO
9 6 (10.34%) OOD
10 5 (8.62%) Analytics
10 5 (8.62%) Web Development
10 5 (8.62%) CRM
11 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Network Management
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
11 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.17%) OOP
12 2 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 16 (27.59%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.97%) C++
6 8 (13.79%) Perl
6 8 (13.79%) Scala
7 5 (8.62%) Ruby
8 3 (5.17%) Clojure
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.72%) C
10 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.72%) XQuery
10 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.45%) CCNP
3 2 (3.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.72%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) JBoss
3 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.17%) Sybase
4 3 (5.17%) Sun
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) hybris
5 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago