An Experienced Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of £54,156 per year.

£42,159 - £76,100
(Median)
£42K
£54K
£76K
MEDIAN: £54,156
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£0£28K£56K£84K
Salary
£42,159 - £76,100  
   
Bonus
£503 - £15,205  
Profit Sharing
£997 - £11,635  
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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£42,929 - £81,703  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104
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Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Java
up arrow 7%

Python
up arrow 2%

C programming Language
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤58,000

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 5%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 9%

C
up arrow 11%

C#
up arrow 12%

C++
up arrow 13%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
medical benefits
Vision: 19%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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