The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Principal Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 583 653 641
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 27 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.041% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.043% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 25
Median salary £67,500 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Principal Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35846 42011 43917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.79% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31060 35769 36543
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Principal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Principal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Principal Developer Salary Trend in London

Principal Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Principal Developer Salary Histogram in London

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
3 33 (57.89%) .NET
4 29 (50.88%) C#
4 29 (50.88%) HTML
4 29 (50.88%) CSS
4 29 (50.88%) HTML5
5 25 (43.86%) TDD
5 25 (43.86%) Node.js
5 25 (43.86%) Mentoring
6 24 (42.11%) MongoDB
7 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
8 21 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
9 19 (33.33%) Finance
10 17 (29.82%) Games
10 17 (29.82%) Coaching
11 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
12 15 (26.32%) Online Games
12 15 (26.32%) Online Betting
12 15 (26.32%) Retail
13 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
13 14 (24.56%) Java
13 14 (24.56%) ITIL
13 14 (24.56%) ServiceNow
13 14 (24.56%) ITIL V3
14 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
15 11 (19.30%) SQL
16 9 (15.79%) OO

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) 3G
1 1 (1.75%) 4G
1 1 (1.75%) GSM
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) MongoDB
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Bower
2 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.75%) EasyMock
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Gradle
2 1 (1.75%) Grunt
2 1 (1.75%) gulp
2 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.75%) JUnit
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (1.75%) Mocha
2 1 (1.75%) Mockito
2 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.75%) TestNG
2 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.75%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Games
3 15 (26.32%) Online Betting
3 15 (26.32%) Retail
4 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) .NET
2 29 (50.88%) CSS
2 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 29 (50.88%) HTML5
3 25 (43.86%) Node.js
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
5 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (10.53%) React
8 3 (5.26%) Spring
9 2 (3.51%) Ajax
9 2 (3.51%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.51%) CSS3
9 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 2 (3.51%) Web Services
10 1 (1.75%) DirectX
10 1 (1.75%) JMS
10 1 (1.75%) Middleware
10 1 (1.75%) OpenGL
10 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Online Games
2 8 (14.04%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Mentoring
2 25 (43.86%) TDD
3 21 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 17 (29.82%) Coaching
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL V3
5 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.79%) MVC
6 9 (15.79%) OO
7 8 (14.04%) Kanban
7 8 (14.04%) SOA
7 8 (14.04%) SOLID
8 7 (12.28%) BDD
8 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Microservices
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
11 3 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.88%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) Java
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Scala
7 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) KVM
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) ServiceNow
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
North West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Thornton Gregory Ltd.
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago