Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is £30,081 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C and Oracle.

£20,615 - £47,549
(Median)
£21K
£30K
£48K
MEDIAN: £30,081
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£5.07 - £69.04
(Median)
£5
£10
£69
MEDIAN: £10
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£20,615 - £47,549  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £8,170  
Profit Sharing
£98.99 - £24,658  
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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£20,408 - £49,277  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 425
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£24£48£72
Hourly Rate
£5.07 - £69.04  
   
Overtime
£7.15 - £39.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £8,170  
   
Profit Sharing
£98.99 - £24,658  
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).
)
£20,408 - £49,277  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £30,482

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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer?

Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in London:
"Great company culture and fun projects."
Pros: Enjoy the variety of work on offer different clients that use different multi-platform solutions. Often opportunities to work out of the office on event locations and sometimes the opportunity to work aboard in mainland Europe.
Cons: - Lack of focus on internal products. - Very fast turnover of agency projects.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Late-Career
up arrow 29%


National Average
₤30,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C
up arrow 15%

Oracle
up arrow 15%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 8%

Java
up arrow 2%

PHP
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 1%

Linux
0%

Python
0%

National Average
₤30,000

SQL
up arrow 3%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 7%

.NET
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 8%

ASP.NET
up arrow 8%

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 51%
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