The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Principal Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 826 831 911
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 69 117 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.12% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 42
Median salary £59,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £80,000 £77,700
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -19.23%
Principal Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87554 99617 109098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74678 83101 90011
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Principal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Principal Developer Salary Trend in England

Principal Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Principal Developer Salary Histogram in England

Principal Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +36 27 £65,000 -10.34% 2
Yorkshire +26 13 £56,500 -5.83% 2
South East +31 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
East of England +42 5 £52,500 -19.23% 1
North West +19 4 £50,000 - 2
South West -2 4 £51,250 -6.81% 3
North East +5 3 £77,500 +55.00%
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Principal Developer
UK

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 England region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 104 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.93%) TDD
2 54 (32.93%) JavaScript
3 48 (29.27%) HTML
4 47 (28.66%) Java
5 46 (28.05%) .NET
6 45 (27.44%) CSS
7 42 (25.61%) SQL
7 42 (25.61%) C#
8 40 (24.39%) AngularJS
9 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
10 33 (20.12%) Finance
10 33 (20.12%) Mentoring
11 32 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (18.29%) Linux
13 29 (17.68%) Web Services
13 29 (17.68%) Scrum
14 28 (17.07%) HTML5
15 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
16 26 (15.85%) Node.js
17 25 (15.24%) REST
17 25 (15.24%) MVC
17 25 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (12.80%) OO
18 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (12.20%) Banking
19 20 (12.20%) Software Engineering
19 20 (12.20%) SOA
19 20 (12.20%) Oracle
19 20 (12.20%) CSS3

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (6.10%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.05%) Apache
3 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.44%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.22%) IIS
6 2 (1.22%) JBoss
6 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.22%) WildFly
7 1 (0.61%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.49%) PaaS
4 4 (2.44%) GitHub
5 3 (1.83%) SaaS
6 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.22%) Google Play
6 2 (1.22%) Heroku
6 2 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.27%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.44%) Big Data
9 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.22%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.22%) MySQL
10 2 (1.22%) SSDT
11 1 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (4.27%) JUnit
3 7 (4.27%) Maven
4 6 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.05%) Appium
5 5 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.05%) Vagrant
5 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.44%) git-flow
6 4 (2.44%) Gradle
6 4 (2.44%) JIRA
6 4 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.22%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.22%) JMeter
8 2 (1.22%) Mockito
8 2 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 33 (20.12%) Finance
2 20 (12.20%) Banking
3 17 (10.37%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.71%) Retail
5 5 (3.05%) Games
5 5 (3.05%) Law
6 4 (2.44%) Electronics
6 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.44%) Marketing
7 3 (1.83%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.27%) HTML
2 46 (28.05%) .NET
3 45 (27.44%) CSS
4 40 (24.39%) AngularJS
5 29 (17.68%) Web Services
6 28 (17.07%) HTML5
7 26 (15.85%) Node.js
8 25 (15.24%) REST
9 20 (12.20%) CSS3
10 17 (10.37%) RESTful
10 17 (10.37%) Spring
11 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (7.93%) jQuery
11 13 (7.93%) WCF
12 12 (7.32%) ASP.NET
13 11 (6.71%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (6.71%) React
14 9 (5.49%) Hibernate
15 7 (4.27%) JSON
15 7 (4.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Mobile App
2 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.93%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.10%) Cloud Native
4 10 (6.10%) Online Banking
4 10 (6.10%) Private Cloud
5 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.88%) User Experience
6 6 (3.66%) iPad
6 6 (3.66%) iPhone
7 4 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.83%) Blog
8 3 (1.83%) Fintech
8 3 (1.83%) Online Games
9 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.22%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.29%) Linux
2 17 (10.37%) Windows
3 16 (9.76%) Android
4 14 (8.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.22%) Unix
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.93%) TDD
3 33 (20.12%) Mentoring
4 32 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (17.68%) Scrum
6 25 (15.24%) MVC
7 21 (12.80%) OO
8 20 (12.20%) BDD
8 20 (12.20%) SOA
8 20 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 19 (11.59%) E-Commerce
9 19 (11.59%) Unit Testing
10 17 (10.37%) DevOps
10 17 (10.37%) Open Source
10 17 (10.37%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.76%) Coaching
12 14 (8.54%) Kanban
13 13 (7.93%) ETL
13 13 (7.93%) ITIL
13 13 (7.93%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.93%) JavaScript
2 47 (28.66%) Java
3 42 (25.61%) C#
3 42 (25.61%) SQL
4 15 (9.15%) PL/SQL
4 15 (9.15%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.71%) Python
6 9 (5.49%) PHP
7 8 (4.88%) Scala
8 7 (4.27%) Groovy
8 7 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.27%) Ruby
9 6 (3.66%) C
10 5 (3.05%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.22%) C++
11 2 (1.22%) Clojure
11 2 (1.22%) Erlang
11 2 (1.22%) Go
11 2 (1.22%) Jython
11 2 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Degree
2 5 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (9.76%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.22%) KVM
3 2 (1.22%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.22%) Xen
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.20%) Oracle
3 12 (7.32%) ServiceNow
4 10 (6.10%) HP
5 5 (3.05%) Northgate
5 5 (3.05%) Talend
6 4 (2.44%) IBM
6 4 (2.44%) SAP
7 3 (1.83%) Google
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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