Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is £30,716 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C and Oracle.

£20,720 - £49,177
(Median)
£21K
£31K
£49K
MEDIAN: £30,715
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£6.28 - £44.38
(Median)
£6
£13
£44
MEDIAN: £12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Salary
£20,720 - £49,177  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £9,716  
Profit Sharing
£99.67 - £24,240  
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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£20,467 - £51,255  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 478
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£15£30£45
Hourly Rate
£6.28 - £44.38  
   
Overtime
£7.33 - £26.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£30K£60K£90K
Bonus
£0.00 - £9,716  
   
Profit Sharing
£99.67 - £24,240  
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).
)
£20,467 - £51,255  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £31,192

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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


Late-Career
up arrow 31%


National Average
₤31,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C
up arrow 15%

Oracle
up arrow 12%

Java
up arrow 10%


C++
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 1%

Python
0%

National Average
₤31,000

PHP
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%

HTML
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 7%

C#
up arrow 9%

JavaScript
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
medical benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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