The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Principal Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Software Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 195 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £58,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3550 3065 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.14% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3056 2567 3271
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Principal Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Integration
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Base Salary with pension, bonus and other
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago