to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Principal Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 213 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.021% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.022% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median annual salary - £45,000 -
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +42.11% -26.92% +23.81%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4142 4564 5332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.93% 95.76% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3514 3780 4287
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

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