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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Engineer
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.076% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £59,250 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +9.52%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1277 1252 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.45% 97.51% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1091 1048
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Crawley - 1 £55,000 -
Principal Engineer
South East

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 West Sussex region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC