The median annual salary for a Principal Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Principal Developer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 170
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Developer 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +27.61% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2598 3209 3575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.01% 97.51% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2600 2969
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Principal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Principal Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Principal Developer in the East Midlands

Principal Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Principal Developer in the East Midlands