The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is £44,499 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

£32,564 - £64,419
(Median)
£33K
£44K
£64K
MEDIAN: £44,498
10%
50%
90%

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£25.43 - £51.80
(Median)
£
£46
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MEDIAN: £45.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£23K£46K£69K
Salary
£32,564 - £64,419  
   
Bonus
£502 - £9,674  
Profit Sharing
£254.03 - £10,067  
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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£33,070 - £67,439  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,132
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£700£1.4K£2.1K
Hourly Rate
£45.55  
   
Overtime
£4.93 - £2,005  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£1.4M£2.8M£4.2M
Bonus
£502 - £9,674  
   
Profit Sharing
£254.03 - £10,067  
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).
)
£33,070 - £67,439  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £45,636

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
₤46,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 3%

C
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 1%

C++
0%

National Average
₤46,000

C programming Language
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 2%

up arrow 5%

C#
up arrow 6%


SQL
up arrow 7%

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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