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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Developer
England / London
Rank 570 624 638
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 13 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.061% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.064% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 13
Median salary £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,500 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £63,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +4.76%

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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

Principal Developer Salary Histogram in London

Principal Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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
City of London - 1 £85,000 - 1
Principal Developer
England

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) TDD
3 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 22 (53.66%) HTML
4 22 (53.66%) CSS
4 22 (53.66%) Node.js
5 21 (51.22%) .NET
5 21 (51.22%) C#
5 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
6 19 (46.34%) Finance
6 19 (46.34%) HTML5
7 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
7 18 (43.90%) Mentoring
8 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
9 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
9 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
10 14 (34.15%) Java
10 14 (34.15%) Games
11 13 (31.71%) Retail
11 13 (31.71%) Online Games
11 13 (31.71%) Online Betting
11 13 (31.71%) Coaching
11 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (24.39%) BDD
13 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (17.07%) MVC
14 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
14 7 (17.07%) Linux
14 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
14 7 (17.07%) Puppet

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 (9.76%) Apache
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) 3G
1 4 (9.76%) 4G
1 4 (9.76%) GSM
1 4 (9.76%) OpenFlow
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Redis
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.88%) Mocha
5 1 (2.44%) Bower
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Games
3 13 (31.71%) Online Betting
3 13 (31.71%) Retail
4 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
5 5 (12.20%) Banking
6 3 (7.32%) Law
7 2 (4.88%) Back Office
7 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) CSS
1 22 (53.66%) HTML
1 22 (53.66%) Node.js
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
3 19 (46.34%) HTML5
4 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
5 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (12.20%) CSS3
6 5 (12.20%) React
7 4 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (9.76%) J2EE
7 4 (9.76%) JDBC
8 3 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
9 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
10 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.44%) JSON
10 1 (2.44%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Online Games
2 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) TDD
3 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
3 18 (43.90%) Mentoring
4 13 (31.71%) Coaching
5 10 (24.39%) BDD
6 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.07%) DevOps
7 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 6 (14.63%) SOLID
9 4 (9.76%) Kanban
9 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
9 4 (9.76%) OO
9 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) OOD
11 2 (4.88%) Refactoring
11 2 (4.88%) SOA
11 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
11 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
2 21 (51.22%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) C
5 4 (9.76%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
7 1 (2.44%) Go
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) KVM
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.07%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.44%) Packer
3 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) PayPal
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) hybris
3 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum benefits: 10% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensio
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Informa Business Intelligence
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago