Average Principal Software Engineer Salary in Bristol, England: Bristol

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The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer in Bristol, England: Bristol is £48,591.
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£35k - £60k
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£39k - £62k

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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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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 £42,650 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Principal Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £50,627 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Principal Software Engineer in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 50.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Reading, England: Berkshire (26.3% more) and Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (22.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cardiff, Wales: Cardiff (7.4% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (1.3% less).

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Mid Career