Average Principal Software Engineer with Software Architecture Skills Salary in United Kingdom

£59,669
Avg. Salary
£6,000
Bonus
£1,600
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer with Software Architecture skills in United Kingdom is £59,669.
10%
£45k
MEDIAN
£60k
90%
£97k
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Salary
£45k - £97k
Bonus
£972 - £11k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £2k
Total Pay
£46k - £107k

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

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 £54,496 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Principal Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £61,674 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £58,051.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 62 survey responses.
Mid Career
21.0%
Experienced
59.7%
Late Career
19.4%