The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Principal Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Software Engineer
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £65,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +40.54%
Principal Software Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
725 790 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.11% 99.00% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 679 598 793
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Principal Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Principal Software Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Southampton region featuring Principal Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (100.00%) Machine to Machine

Principal Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (100.00%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python