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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Developer
UK / England
Rank 770 815 878
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 62 113 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.12% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.12% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 47
Median salary £63,500 £56,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%

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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
South East +70 29 £65,000 -3.70% 1
London +67 12 £77,500 +8.77% 7
East of England +37 10 £60,000 +3.24% 1
North West -8 7 £50,750 +1.50% 1
South West +14 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +3 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Principal Developer
UK

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 England region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 80 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (48.41%) .NET
3 59 (46.83%) C#
4 58 (46.03%) TDD
5 54 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 47 (37.30%) Java
7 38 (30.16%) ASP.NET
7 38 (30.16%) AngularJS
8 34 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
9 33 (26.19%) HTML
9 33 (26.19%) MVC
10 32 (25.40%) CSS
11 27 (21.43%) BDD
11 27 (21.43%) Node.js
12 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (20.63%) Finance
13 25 (19.84%) HTML5
13 25 (19.84%) DevOps
13 25 (19.84%) Mentoring
14 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 22 (17.46%) E-Commerce
15 22 (17.46%) Web Services
16 21 (16.67%) MongoDB
17 19 (15.08%) Games
17 19 (15.08%) Git (software)
18 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
19 17 (13.49%) Linux
19 17 (13.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 16 (12.70%) SQL

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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.35%) WordPress
3 7 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.76%) JBoss
5 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.17%) Apache
6 4 (3.17%) IIS
6 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) Jetty
8 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) GitHub
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) 3G
1 4 (3.17%) 4G
1 4 (3.17%) GSM
1 4 (3.17%) OpenFlow
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 13 (10.32%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.76%) Big Data
5 3 (2.38%) MySQL
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.59%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.59%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.79%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.79%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (7.14%) Maven
4 8 (6.35%) Selenium
4 8 (6.35%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.56%) Mocha
6 6 (4.76%) Grunt
6 6 (4.76%) JIRA
6 6 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.97%) Ant
7 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.97%) FitNesse
7 5 (3.97%) Gradle
7 5 (3.97%) NUnit
7 5 (3.97%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (3.97%) TestNG
8 4 (3.17%) MSTest
8 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.59%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (20.63%) Finance
2 19 (15.08%) Games
3 16 (12.70%) Online Betting
3 16 (12.70%) Retail
4 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.97%) Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.59%) Law
6 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) .NET
2 38 (30.16%) AngularJS
2 38 (30.16%) ASP.NET
3 33 (26.19%) HTML
4 32 (25.40%) CSS
5 27 (21.43%) Node.js
6 25 (19.84%) HTML5
7 22 (17.46%) Web Services
8 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 17 (13.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (10.32%) XML
11 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (8.73%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (7.14%) RESTful
12 9 (7.14%) Sass
12 9 (7.14%) WCF
13 8 (6.35%) Java EE
14 7 (5.56%) jQuery
14 7 (5.56%) Spring
15 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Online Games
2 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.97%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) e-Health
7 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Linux
2 8 (6.35%) Windows
3 4 (3.17%) Android
3 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.03%) TDD
3 34 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (26.19%) MVC
5 27 (21.43%) BDD
6 25 (19.84%) DevOps
6 25 (19.84%) Mentoring
7 22 (17.46%) E-Commerce
8 14 (11.11%) Coaching
8 14 (11.11%) OO
9 13 (10.32%) Scrum
10 11 (8.73%) SDLC
10 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.73%) SOLID
11 9 (7.14%) ETL
11 9 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 8 (6.35%) Machine Learning
12 8 (6.35%) User Stories
13 7 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.83%) C#
2 54 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 47 (37.30%) Java
4 16 (12.70%) SQL
5 13 (10.32%) C++
6 9 (7.14%) C
6 9 (7.14%) PHP
7 8 (6.35%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.76%) Ruby
9 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.17%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.38%) Python
12 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.59%) Go
12 2 (1.59%) Scala
13 1 (0.79%) ES6
13 1 (0.79%) Haskell
13 1 (0.79%) R
13 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) CISSP
2 1 (0.79%) GSEC
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) KVM
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Docker
3 1 (0.79%) LXC
3 1 (0.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) Puppet
2 9 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.79%) Kibana
4 1 (0.79%) logstash
4 1 (0.79%) Mesos
4 1 (0.79%) Packer
4 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle
3 5 (3.97%) Intel
3 5 (3.97%) Talend
4 4 (3.17%) PayPal
4 4 (3.17%) VMware
5 2 (1.59%) Adobe
5 2 (1.59%) hybris
5 2 (1.59%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.59%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.79%) TOWER Software
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