The median annual salary for a Principal Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Principal Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 94 102
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.71% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.73% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 913 963 997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.61% 98.07% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 729 739 819
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Principal Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured Principal Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Principal Engineer in Gloucestershire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Principal Engineer in Gloucestershire

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Principal Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Blog
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Principal Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Blog
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared