The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Principal Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 121 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £62,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Principal Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1761 2007 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 95.89% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1726 1907
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principal Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridge - 6 £62,500 - 1
Principal Software Engineer
East of England

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Principal Software 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Principal Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago