The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Developer
Rank - 208 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.039% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Principal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Principal Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Principal Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands