An Experienced Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of £56,848 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

£42,589 - £74,373
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£74K
MEDIAN: £53,313
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Salary £42,589 - £74,373
Bonus £974 - £14,848
Profit Sharing £8,000
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£43,347 - £79,135
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 94

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National Average: £55,779

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Python
▲20%

Java
▲14%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
▲7%

C programming Language
▲7%

C++ Programming Language
▲6%

National Average
₤56,000

Linux
▼2%

C# Programming Language
▼6%

C
▼7%

C#
▼7%

C++
▼9%

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 27%
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