Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Principal Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Principal Software Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 219
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - - 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Hertfordshire median annual salary - - £112,500
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,420 4,298 4,858
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 97.39% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,766 3,587 4,035
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Principal Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Principal Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Principal Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Principal Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Principal Software Engineer in Hertfordshire