Average Senior Software Engineer Salary in Ireland

€62,336
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
€5,132
Bonus
€5,000
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Ireland is €62,336.
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€47k
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€62k
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€85k
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What Do Senior Software Engineers Do?

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Senior Software Engineer are from the companies Ericsson Inc., BD Medical and Becton, Dickinson and Company. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is €86,712. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Workday, Inc. and Becton, Dickinson and Company, earning around €80,000 and €60,000, respectively. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. pays the lowest at around €55,000. Ericsson Inc. and Dell, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying €56,622 and €58,958, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineers?

Skills in Java and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET, SQL and C# Programming Language.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineers?

An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €54,483 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €61,520 based on 300 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €63,767 based on 295 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €68,123.
Employees with Senior Software Engineer in their job title in Dublin, Dublin earn an average of 4.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Shannon, Clare (3.1% more) and Galway, Galway (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Athlone, Westmeath (9.2% less), Limerick, Limerick (7.3% less) and Cork, Cork (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 703 survey responses.
Early Career
6.7%
Mid Career
42.7%
Experienced
42.0%
Late Career
8.7%