The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Engineer
Rank 198 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.087% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
Principal Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4476 4834 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.80% 96.82% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3575 3879 2625
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Leeds +15 4 £72,500 +31.81% 2
Principal Engineer
Yorkshire

Principal Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) GIS
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Riak
4 1 (12.50%) NServiceBus

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 1 (12.50%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Riak
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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