The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Principal Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Developer
Rank 238 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.049% - 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.01%
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
5932 5504 5150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.83% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4561 4366
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Principal Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Principal Developer
England

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region featuring Principal Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (25.00%) Google Play
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server

Principal Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Play
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth
4 1 (12.50%) OpenID
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Delphi
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow