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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United Kingdom)

A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of £40,946 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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£30,131 - £61,597
(Median)
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41K
50K
62K
MEDIAN: £40,945
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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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£21.14 - £76.60
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £42.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£23K£46K£69K
Salary
£30,131 - £61,597  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £8,157  
Profit Sharing
£293.61 - £9,933  
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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£30,720 - £68,808  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,626
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£26£52£78
Hourly Rate
£21.14 - £76.60  
   
Overtime
£14.45 - £47.86  
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£60K£120K£180K
Bonus
£0.00 - £8,157  
   
Profit Sharing
£293.61 - £9,933  
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).
)
£30,720 - £68,808  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

Pay Difference By Location

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Reading
up arrow 7%
Cambridge
up arrow 4%
National Average
₤43,000
Belfast
up arrow 6%
Glasgow
up arrow 6%
Nottingham
up arrow 7%
Manchester
up arrow 9%
Bristol
up arrow 9%
Edinburgh
up arrow 11%
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Leicester
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

National Average
₤43,000

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 13%
Linux
up arrow 10%
up arrow 8%
up arrow 7%
C++
up arrow 5%
C
up arrow 1%
Oracle
up arrow 1%
National Average
₤43,000
SQL
up arrow 3%
C#
up arrow 4%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%
up arrow 6%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 6%
up arrow 7%
up arrow 8%
VB.Net
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 152 votes.

Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 16%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 35%