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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Developer
England / London
Rank 557 606 635
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 22 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.065% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.067% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 6
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 - 4 £85,000 -
Principal Developer
England

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 29 (63.04%) CSS
2 29 (63.04%) TDD
3 26 (56.52%) .NET
3 26 (56.52%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 25 (54.35%) Node.js
4 25 (54.35%) AngularJS
4 25 (54.35%) Mentoring
5 23 (50.00%) Finance
6 22 (47.83%) E-Commerce
6 22 (47.83%) MongoDB
7 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
8 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
9 18 (39.13%) Games
10 17 (36.96%) Retail
10 17 (36.96%) Online Games
10 17 (36.96%) Online Betting
10 17 (36.96%) Coaching
10 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (28.26%) Java
12 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
13 10 (21.74%) BDD
14 8 (17.39%) SQL
14 8 (17.39%) Linux
14 8 (17.39%) Puppet
14 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef

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 (8.70%) Apache
1 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) GitHub
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) 3G
1 5 (10.87%) 4G
1 5 (10.87%) GSM
1 5 (10.87%) OpenFlow
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) MongoDB
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) Mocha
5 1 (2.17%) Bower
5 1 (2.17%) Grunt
5 1 (2.17%) gulp
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Yeoman
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Games
3 17 (36.96%) Online Betting
3 17 (36.96%) Retail
4 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (10.87%) Banking
6 3 (6.52%) Law
7 2 (4.35%) Back Office
7 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) CSS
1 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 26 (56.52%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) HTML5
3 25 (54.35%) AngularJS
3 25 (54.35%) Node.js
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
5 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (13.04%) React
7 5 (10.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (10.87%) CSS3
8 4 (8.70%) J2EE
8 4 (8.70%) JDBC
9 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
10 2 (4.35%) jQuery
11 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.17%) JSON
11 1 (2.17%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Online Games
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) TDD
3 25 (54.35%) Mentoring
4 22 (47.83%) E-Commerce
5 17 (36.96%) Coaching
6 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.04%) DevOps
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.87%) SOLID
10 4 (8.70%) Kanban
10 4 (8.70%) OO
11 3 (6.52%) OOD
11 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Analytics
12 2 (4.35%) High Availability
12 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
12 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 26 (56.52%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) C
5 5 (10.87%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Go
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) KVM
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle
1 5 (10.87%) VMware
2 4 (8.70%) PayPal
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe
3 2 (4.35%) hybris
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.17%) TOWER Software
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum benefits: 10% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensio
Posted: 21 days ago