The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Principal Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 116 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £60,000 £46,230 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.78% -22.95%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1595 1895 2167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.96% 96.78% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1512 1751
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Principal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Principal Developer in the job title.

Principal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principal Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Principal Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principal Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 7 £60,000 +29.78% 1
Principal Developer
East of England

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Principal Developer 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (70.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) API Integration

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) API Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Cambridge
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