Average Principal Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in United Kingdom

£54,326
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£4,000
Bonus
£10,600
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The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in United Kingdom is £54,326.
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£39k
MEDIAN
£54k
90%
£71k
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£39k - £71k
Bonus
£972 - £10k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £11k
Total Pay
£42k - £76k

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Job Description for Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer Tasks
  • Design, develop, integrate, test and deploy company's software.
  • Execute product specification, system design, development and system integration.
  • Develop new product concepts and development, deliver product prototypes.
  • Conduct new technology research, concept specification and design of individual software components.
  • Participate in product and program collaboration.

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Popular Skills for Principal Software Engineer

Skills in Software Development, Software Architecture and Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language and C++ Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Principal Software Engineer

A mid-career Principal Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £46,144 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Principal Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £57,366 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £53,926.
Employees with Principal Software Engineer in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 14.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (25.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Mid Career
22.9%
Experienced
52.1%
Late Career
25.0%