The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principle Engineer
Rank 871 910 859
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 26 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 21
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103565 111264 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90957 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 2015 within the UK.

Principle Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Principle Engineer
Top 24 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 27 July 2015. 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
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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
England +45 26 £60,000 - 11
South East +25 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
London +20 6 £68,750 +7.84% 3
Abingdon - 5 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
South West -11 4 £55,500 +23.33% 1
West Midlands - 4 £80,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 2
Leeds - 4 £60,000 - 2
Warwick - 3 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £80,000 -
City of London +18 2 £62,500 -7.40% 1
St Ives - 2 £55,500 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £55,500 - 1
Chessington - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £56,750 -
Cambridge +9 1 £37,500 -
East of England +9 1 £37,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire -14 1 £67,500 +12.50%
Reading - 1 £67,500 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £62,500 - 1

Principle Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.09%) Windows
3 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.18%) .NET
6 8 (18.18%) C#
6 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.91%) Java
7 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
7 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
8 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) WCF
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.64%) MySQL
8 6 (13.64%) Oracle
8 6 (13.64%) IIS
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) CSS
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
9 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.55%) Node.js
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
1 2 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
3 2 (4.55%) ZigBee
3 2 (4.55%) OFDM
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) IPv4
4 1 (2.27%) IPv6
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (2.27%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
4 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.82%) Big Data
6 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.27%) DB2
7 1 (2.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Hudson
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
2 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) WCF
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.09%) HTML5
4 4 (9.09%) CSS3
4 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 4 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) Java EE
5 3 (6.82%) JPA
5 3 (6.82%) J2EE
5 3 (6.82%) JMS
5 3 (6.82%) REST
5 3 (6.82%) RESTEasy
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) JAX-RS
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.55%) Physics
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) CUDA
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) CentOS
5 2 (4.55%) Debian
5 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.64%) TDD
5 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
6 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Coaching
7 4 (9.09%) Product Management
8 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) OO
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) C++
5 3 (6.82%) Scala
5 3 (6.82%) Clojure
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCIE
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Veritas
5 2 (4.55%) Cadence
5 2 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Nokia
6 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.27%) IronPort
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) McAfee
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
CBS butler
Salary: Car, Bonus, Joining Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + CAR + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £33000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago