The average pay for a Lead Software Engineer is £46,463 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

£33,889 - £71,044
£34K
£46K
£71K
MEDIAN: £46,463
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£33,889 - £71,044  
   
Bonus
£710 - £9,224  
Profit Sharing
£1,100  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£34,339 - £73,577  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 182
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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £47,727

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

▲11%

▲6%

National Average
₤48,000

▼4%

▼21%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

▲15%



National Average
₤48,000

C
▼1%


C++
▼2%

Java/J2EE
▼2%

▼3%

▼4%

SQL
▼5%


▼6%

Python
▼7%

C#
▼9%


Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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