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Entry-Level Software Developer Salary

An Entry-Level Software Developer earns an average salary of £27,835 per year.

£19,974 - £40,488
(Median)
£20K
£28K
£40K
MEDIAN: £27,835
10%
50%
90%

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£6.44 - £48.48
(Median)
£6
£12
£48
MEDIAN: £12.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£15K£30K£45K
Salary
£19,974 - £40,488  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,938  
Profit Sharing
£325.00 - £4,000  
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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£20,012 - £42,123  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,440
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£6.44 - £48.48  
   
Overtime
£9.97 - £30.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,938  
   
Profit Sharing
£325.00 - £4,000  
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).
)
£20,012 - £42,123  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Software Developer Salaries

Python
up arrow 6%

Java
up arrow 4%

Linux
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤28,000

SQL
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 4%

ASP.NET
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 7%

VB.Net
up arrow 8%

PHP
up arrow 10%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 415 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 11%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 48%