A Mid-Career Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of £49,582 per year. A skill in C++ is associated with high pay for this job.

£40,862 - £77,709
£41K
£50K
£78K
MEDIAN: £49,582
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£0£27K£54K£81K
Salary
£40,862 - £77,709  
   
Bonus
£1,036 - £19,392  
Profit Sharing
£7,300  
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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£42,179 - £80,360  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

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5-9 years
61%
10-19 years
39%
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Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 14%

C
up arrow 8%

National Average
₤52,000

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 2%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 3%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 4%

C programming Language
up arrow 5%

Java
up arrow 6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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