The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.02% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Principal Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 312 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.61% 95.71% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 268 265 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,240 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Principal Software Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Principal Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++