The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 224 248 258
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Median salary - £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £72,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +5.07%
Principal Consultant
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5452 6220 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.53% 96.78% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 5069 5501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Principal Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Manchester +13 8 - -
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Principal Consultant 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 North West region featuring Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (73.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (73.33%) Change Management
2 11 (73.33%) Wealth Management
2 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Power BI
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Spring

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
1 11 (73.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Power BI
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) LINQ
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Change Management
1 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
1 11 (73.33%) Wealth Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) Information Management
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft