The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
868 944 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.18% 94.68% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 768 832 596
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Principal Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Principal Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Principal Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Software Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (20.00%) RDF
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies

Principal Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Principal Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) OC4J
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (20.00%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) RDF
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle