Average Lead Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in India

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The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in India is ₹1,543,322.
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₹786k - ₹2m
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₹70k - ₹300k
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₹831k - ₹2m

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Job Description for Lead Software Engineer

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Lead Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Lead Software Engineer are from the companies HCL Technologies Ltd., Samsung Electronics Ltd. and Cadence Design Systems Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cadence Design Systems Inc. where the average pay is ₹1,573,252. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Applied Materials Inc, earning around ₹1,475,000. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around ₹650,000. Samsung Electronics Ltd. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying ₹1,205,425.

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Popular Skills for Lead Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, .NET, JavaScript, C# Programming Language and Java.

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

An early career Lead Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹927,007 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Lead Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,519,491 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,769,261 based on 80 salaries.
Employees with Lead Software Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 15.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (46.9% less), Noida, Uttar Pradesh (9.9% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (9.5% less).

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