The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with Java/J2EE skills is £46,310 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£33,697 - £65,889
£34K
£46K
£66K
MEDIAN: £46,310
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Salary
£33,697 - £65,889  
   
Bonus
£503 - £5,872  
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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£34,414 - £69,748  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £48,062

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▼0%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
₤48,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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