A Lead Software Engineer earns an average salary of AED 207,347 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 105,695 - AED 382,857
AED 110K
AED 210K
AED 380K
MEDIAN: AED 207,347
Salary AED 105,695 - AED 382,857
Bonus AED 5,087
Profit Sharing AED 1,200
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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).
AED 105,695 - AED 382,857
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Lead Software Engineer

A lead software engineer holds many responsibilities, primarily developing and testing software programs. Responsibilities for a lead software engineer can vary vastly depending on the company, department, and infrastructure of the employer. They are employed in a variety of sectors, including not only software companies, but also in health care, insurance, retail, and many other industries. Lead software engineers can expect to be involved in design planning, scheduling release dates, participating in product committees, contacting clients, and heading up project leadership.


Lead Software Engineer Tasks

  • Implement high quality code in an agile, test-driven development environment.
  • Create detailed software development plans and assign tasks to team members.
  • Scope development effort, and provide reliable resource and timeline estimates.
  • Coach and mentor development staff.
  • Perform performance and scalability analysis as needed.

Lead Software Engineer Pay By Employer






Epam Systems
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Lead Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 208,267

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries


National Average
AED 208,000


Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 13%