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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 817 811 894
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 60 127 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.13% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 60 93 42
Median salary £61,750 £59,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £67,500 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
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
81095 95808 102984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.64% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67904 80693 85946
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +43 25 £72,500 +3.57% 2
North West -7 14 £48,750 -2.50% 2
South East +42 8 £51,893 -17.63% 4
East of England +22 8 £60,000 +8.10% 1
South West +11 5 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Principal Developer
UK

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 96 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 95 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (55.26%) .NET
4 80 (52.63%) C#
5 76 (50.00%) HTML
6 74 (48.68%) CSS
6 74 (48.68%) TDD
7 72 (47.37%) HTML5
8 65 (42.76%) ASP.NET
9 59 (38.82%) MongoDB
9 59 (38.82%) Node.js
9 59 (38.82%) Mentoring
10 58 (38.16%) AngularJS
11 56 (36.84%) Finance
12 52 (34.21%) E-Commerce
13 46 (30.26%) Retail
13 46 (30.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 45 (29.61%) Online Games
14 45 (29.61%) Online Betting
14 45 (29.61%) Games
15 41 (26.97%) SQL Server
15 41 (26.97%) Java
16 35 (23.03%) SQL
17 34 (22.37%) Coaching
18 30 (19.74%) MVC
19 25 (16.45%) Web Services
20 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (14.47%) BDD
21 22 (14.47%) Telecoms
22 19 (12.50%) Git (software)

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 12 (7.89%) WordPress
2 7 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.29%) Apache
4 4 (2.63%) nginx
4 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.66%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.66%) Jetty
7 1 (0.66%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (1.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) 3G
1 4 (2.63%) 4G
1 4 (2.63%) GSM
1 4 (2.63%) OpenFlow
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (38.82%) MongoDB
2 41 (26.97%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.29%) Big Data
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.66%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.63%) Maven
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.97%) JIRA
4 3 (1.97%) NUnit
4 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.32%) Mocha
5 2 (1.32%) MSTest
5 2 (1.32%) Selenium
5 2 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.66%) Grunt
6 1 (0.66%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.66%) Yeoman
General
1 56 (36.84%) Finance
2 46 (30.26%) Retail
3 45 (29.61%) Games
3 45 (29.61%) Online Betting
4 22 (14.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.97%) Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
7 2 (1.32%) Law
7 2 (1.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (55.26%) .NET
2 76 (50.00%) HTML
3 74 (48.68%) CSS
4 72 (47.37%) HTML5
5 65 (42.76%) ASP.NET
6 59 (38.82%) Node.js
7 58 (38.16%) AngularJS
8 46 (30.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (16.45%) Web Services
10 13 (8.55%) Sass
11 10 (6.58%) jQuery
11 10 (6.58%) React
12 9 (5.92%) Spring
13 7 (4.61%) CSS3
14 6 (3.95%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.95%) Ajax
14 6 (3.95%) RESTful
14 6 (3.95%) XML
15 5 (3.29%) JSON
15 5 (3.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.61%) Online Games
2 15 (9.87%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
6 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Linux
2 7 (4.61%) Android
2 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.63%) Mac OS
3 4 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (48.68%) TDD
3 59 (38.82%) Mentoring
4 52 (34.21%) E-Commerce
5 34 (22.37%) Coaching
6 30 (19.74%) MVC
7 22 (14.47%) BDD
8 18 (11.84%) DevOps
9 17 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.53%) Scrum
11 13 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.58%) OO
13 8 (5.26%) SOLID
14 7 (4.61%) Kanban
14 7 (4.61%) Microservices
14 7 (4.61%) SDLC
15 6 (3.95%) SOA
15 6 (3.95%) Unit Testing
16 5 (3.29%) ETL
16 5 (3.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 96 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 80 (52.63%) C#
3 41 (26.97%) Java
4 35 (23.03%) SQL
5 14 (9.21%) PHP
6 12 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.58%) C++
8 8 (5.26%) C
9 4 (2.63%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.63%) Ruby
10 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.32%) Python
12 1 (0.66%) Go
12 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) KVM
1 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.97%) Docker
3 1 (0.66%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.95%) Puppet
2 4 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (8.55%) Oracle
2 12 (7.89%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.29%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.63%) PayPal
4 4 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.32%) Adobe
5 2 (1.32%) hybris
5 2 (1.32%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.32%) Talend
6 1 (0.66%) Google
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
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