Principal Software Engineer Salary (United Kingdom)

The average pay for a Principal Software Engineer is £48,527 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Principal Software Engineer Salary (?
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£38,525 - £64,593
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MEDIAN: £48,527
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National Salary Data

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£0£24K£48K£72K
Salary
£38,525 - £64,593  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £10,223  
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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£39,275 - £69,531  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 164
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Pay Difference By Location

London
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Cambridge
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National Average
₤50,000
Bristol
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Manchester
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
₤50,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Java
up arrow 5%
C
up arrow 4%
Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 2%
C++
up arrow 1%
National Average
₤50,000
C#
up arrow 3%

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Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 20%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 26%
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