Principal Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Principal Software Engineer is £49,389 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

£39,098 - £70,067
(Median)
£39K
£49K
£70K
MEDIAN: £49,389
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£0£29K£58K£87K
Salary
£39,098 - £70,067  
   
Bonus
£394.53 - £10,375  
Profit Sharing
£986 - £84,430  
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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£40,150 - £79,074  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 211
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £51,207

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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries


National Average
₤51,000



Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Java
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤51,000

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 2%

Linux
up arrow 5%

Python
up arrow 6%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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