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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 582 620 675
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 34 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.072% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.075% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 20
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £48,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £79,450
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
37658 42396 46199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32731 35897 38707
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

Principal Developer Salary Histogram in London

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) .NET
4 18 (37.50%) HTML
4 18 (37.50%) CSS
5 17 (35.42%) TDD
5 17 (35.42%) HTML5
6 16 (33.33%) Node.js
6 16 (33.33%) Java
6 16 (33.33%) C#
7 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 15 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 14 (29.17%) ServiceNow
8 14 (29.17%) ITIL V3
8 14 (29.17%) ITIL
9 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
9 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
9 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
11 10 (20.83%) Scrum
12 9 (18.75%) Finance
12 9 (18.75%) MVC
12 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
12 9 (18.75%) OO
12 9 (18.75%) Kanban
12 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (16.67%) Coaching
13 8 (16.67%) Games
14 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) WildFly
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.25%) Gradle
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (4.17%) Geb
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) Spock
4 1 (2.08%) Appium
4 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.08%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) Mockito
4 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.67%) Games
3 6 (12.50%) Online Betting
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 18 (37.50%) CSS
2 18 (37.50%) HTML
3 17 (35.42%) HTML5
4 16 (33.33%) Node.js
5 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (12.50%) RESTful
8 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 4 (8.33%) React
10 3 (6.25%) CSS3
11 2 (4.17%) Ajax
11 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.17%) Kafka
11 2 (4.17%) Lucene
11 2 (4.17%) REST
11 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 6 (12.50%) Online Games
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.08%) Blog
5 1 (2.08%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) TDD
3 15 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 14 (29.17%) ITIL
4 14 (29.17%) ITIL V3
5 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.83%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Kanban
7 9 (18.75%) MVC
7 9 (18.75%) OO
8 8 (16.67%) Coaching
9 7 (14.58%) BDD
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.50%) SOA
10 6 (12.50%) SOLID
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.42%) Microservices
12 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
13 2 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) C#
2 16 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) Groovy
5 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 2 (4.17%) Clojure
6 2 (4.17%) Erlang
6 2 (4.17%) Go
6 2 (4.17%) Jython
7 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) KVM
2 2 (4.17%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.17%) Xen
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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