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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is £30,185 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 Oracle, C, and Microsoft SQL Server.

£20,735 - £47,896
(Median)
£21K
£30K
£48K
MEDIAN: £30,185
10%
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£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£20,735 - £47,896  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £7,653  
Profit Sharing
£100.67 - £24,832  
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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£20,615 - £49,495  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 424

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Experienced
up arrow 30%


National Average
₤31,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 15%

C
up arrow 12%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 10%

UNIX
up arrow 4%

Java
up arrow 2%

Linux
up arrow 1%

C++
0%

National Average
₤31,000

Python
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 8%

.NET
up arrow 9%

VB.Net
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 51%