Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United Kingdom)

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is £30,209 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job.
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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£20,651 - £46,720
(Median)
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47K
MEDIAN: £30,209
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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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£6.32 - £50.00
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £10
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National Salary Data

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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£20,651 - £46,720  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £9,305  
Profit Sharing
£200.00 - £3,500  
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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£20,548 - £49,365  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 480
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£6.32 - £50.00  
   
Overtime
£1.51 - £30.64  
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.
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £9,305  
   
Profit Sharing
£200.00 - £3,500  
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).
)
£20,548 - £49,365  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Pay Difference By Location

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Cambridge
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National Average
₤31,000
Manchester
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Glasgow
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Belfast
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Edinburgh
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%
Experienced
up arrow 25%
National Average
₤31,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 14%
C
up arrow 8%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 6%
UNIX
up arrow 6%
Linux
up arrow 2%
Java
up arrow 1%
C++
0%
National Average
₤31,000
Python
up arrow 1%
SQL
up arrow 3%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 3%
C#
up arrow 4%
ASP.NET
up arrow 6%
.NET
up arrow 7%
HTML
up arrow 8%
JavaScript
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 51%