The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Principal Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 179 197 213
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 8 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.50%

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
3475 4331 4782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.94% 96.72% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 3639 3921
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Principal Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Principal Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +24 8 £55,000 - 4
Principal Engineer
Yorkshire

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 7 (58.33%) Ember.js
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XSD

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) tSQLt
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) Ember.js
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) WSDL
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Axis
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) hybris
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
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Posted: 2 days ago
London, Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester
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Posted: 7 days ago
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