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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 809 809 925
Rank change year-on-year
0 +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 90 117 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 87 91 39
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £90,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
- -0.94%
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
88472 98986 105033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.32% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75285 82566 86404
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 £26,500
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +42 34 £65,000 -17.46% 5
South West +13 17 £52,500 -4.54% 4
South East -14 11 £50,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire +23 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +21 8 £50,000 +21.21% 2
East of England +35 5 £52,500 -30.00%
North East +5 4 £77,500 +55.00% 1
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Principal Developer
UK

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 100 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (43.67%) JavaScript
3 61 (38.61%) .NET
4 58 (36.71%) HTML
5 56 (35.44%) C#
5 56 (35.44%) TDD
6 54 (34.18%) CSS
7 47 (29.75%) HTML5
8 44 (27.85%) AngularJS
9 43 (27.22%) SQL
10 42 (26.58%) Java
11 40 (25.32%) Node.js
12 39 (24.68%) Mentoring
13 38 (24.05%) Finance
14 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET
15 33 (20.89%) SQL Server
16 29 (18.35%) E-Commerce
17 28 (17.72%) MongoDB
18 27 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (17.09%) Linux
19 24 (15.19%) Retail
20 23 (14.56%) MVC
20 23 (14.56%) Scrum
20 23 (14.56%) Web Services
20 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
20 23 (14.56%) Coaching
21 22 (13.92%) Telecoms
22 21 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 20 (12.66%) Games
23 20 (12.66%) SOA

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 9 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (5.70%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.53%) Apache
5 3 (1.90%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.90%) nginx
5 3 (1.90%) WordPress
6 2 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.27%) WildFly
7 1 (0.63%) Jetty
7 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.70%) PaaS
3 3 (1.90%) GitHub
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.27%) Google Play
4 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.72%) MongoDB
3 15 (9.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.70%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.80%) Big Data
7 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.90%) SSDT
11 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.27%) MySQL
12 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.70%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (4.43%) JUnit
4 7 (4.43%) Maven
5 5 (3.16%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.53%) Gradle
7 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.27%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.27%) Gatling
8 2 (1.27%) Geb
8 2 (1.27%) JIRA
8 2 (1.27%) JMeter
8 2 (1.27%) Mockito
8 2 (1.27%) Spock
8 2 (1.27%) Subversion
8 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (24.05%) Finance
2 24 (15.19%) Retail
3 22 (13.92%) Telecoms
4 20 (12.66%) Games
5 18 (11.39%) Online Betting
6 12 (7.59%) Banking
7 4 (2.53%) Electronics
7 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.53%) Marketing
8 2 (1.27%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (38.61%) .NET
2 58 (36.71%) HTML
3 54 (34.18%) CSS
4 47 (29.75%) HTML5
5 44 (27.85%) AngularJS
6 40 (25.32%) Node.js
7 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET
8 23 (14.56%) Web Services
9 21 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (12.03%) REST
11 11 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (6.96%) jQuery
11 11 (6.96%) Spring
11 11 (6.96%) WCF
12 10 (6.33%) CSS3
13 9 (5.70%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (5.70%) React
14 8 (5.06%) RESTful
15 7 (4.43%) JSON
16 6 (3.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Online Games
2 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.96%) Digital Media
4 11 (6.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.80%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.80%) Online Banking
5 6 (3.80%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.16%) iPad
6 5 (3.16%) iPhone
7 4 (2.53%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.53%) User Experience
8 2 (1.27%) Blog
8 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.27%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.09%) Linux
2 12 (7.59%) Windows
3 10 (6.33%) Android
4 8 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.27%) Unix
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.44%) TDD
3 39 (24.68%) Mentoring
4 29 (18.35%) E-Commerce
5 27 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (14.56%) Coaching
6 23 (14.56%) MVC
6 23 (14.56%) Scrum
7 20 (12.66%) BDD
7 20 (12.66%) SOA
8 17 (10.76%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.13%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.13%) Unit Testing
10 15 (9.49%) ITIL
10 15 (9.49%) ITIL V3
11 14 (8.86%) OO
12 12 (7.59%) DevOps
12 12 (7.59%) ETL
12 12 (7.59%) Kanban
12 12 (7.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.67%) JavaScript
2 56 (35.44%) C#
3 43 (27.22%) SQL
4 42 (26.58%) Java
5 13 (8.23%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.33%) Python
6 10 (6.33%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.06%) Scala
8 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.16%) PHP
10 3 (1.90%) Groovy
11 2 (1.27%) C++
11 2 (1.27%) Clojure
11 2 (1.27%) Erlang
11 2 (1.27%) Go
11 2 (1.27%) Jython
11 2 (1.27%) Perl
11 2 (1.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.63%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (7.59%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.27%) KVM
3 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.27%) Xen
4 1 (0.63%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (1.90%) Puppet
3 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.13%) Oracle
3 15 (9.49%) ServiceNow
4 6 (3.80%) HP
4 6 (3.80%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.53%) SAP
6 3 (1.90%) Google
6 3 (1.90%) Northgate
6 3 (1.90%) Talend
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
North West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: £32,600 - £37,768 per annum with further progression opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: up to £64,400
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £51540.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago