£35,266
Avg. Salary
£20.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£2,323

Bonus

£1,961

Profit Sharing

£2,260

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Software Engineer is £20.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Software Engineer is £35,266 per year.

10%
£7.89
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£20.00
50%
£51.42
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MEDIAN £20.00
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£25k
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£58k
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MEDIAN £35,266
£24,682 - £57,806
£25K
£35K
£58K
MEDIAN: £35,266
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50%
90%
£7.89 - £51.42
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MEDIAN: £20.00
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£0£60K
Salary £24,682 - £57,806
Bonus £492 - £8,123
Profit Sharing £204 - £11,635
Commission £2,260
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£24,852 - £60,590
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,229
Hourly Data £0£51
Hourly Rate £7.89 - £51.42
Overtime £9.97 - £40.07
Annual Data £0£60K
Bonus £492 - £8,123
Commission £2,260
Profit Sharing £204 - £11,635
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£24,852 - £60,590
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.

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Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$142K

Microsoft Corp
489 profiles
$113,471

Google, Inc.
440 profiles
$115,738

$87,655

$78,672

Intel Corporation
341 profiles
$93,942

Cisco Systems Inc
336 profiles
$103,630

$74,320

Amazon.com Inc
254 profiles
$110,284

The Boeing Company
233 profiles
$72,877

Raytheon Co.
228 profiles
$72,930

Common Career Paths for Software Engineer


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Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤32,000 based on 1,716 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤40,000 based on 717 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤45,000 based on 329 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤51,000 based on 76 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

19%

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-14%

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-14%

-14%

National Average: £36,041

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Egham:
"Good corporate culture, not much career progression chances."
Pros: The company is quite big but that means that the process is quite slow and heavy.
Cons: Not the best pay compared to the market. Not a big culture of training employees.

Software Engineer in Peterborough:
"Great!!!. Love it."
Pros: Be able to build new software that is being used by our customers.
Cons: Corporate.

Software Engineer in Ipswich:
"Brilliant Place To Work!"
Pros: Flexible hours, reliable and friendly team.
Cons: Sometimes communication from the top level does not always get to standard employees.

Software Engineer in Marlow:
"Blog."
Build an online presence by getting into the habits of writing blogs and keeps in touch with latest trends.

Software Engineer in London:
"Interesting."
Pros: Interesting. Not boring. Nice environment.
Cons: Pressure. Risky. Technical. Sometimes working long hours.

Software Engineer in Warrington:
"Great job with great benefits, learning environment"
Pros: Great culture Open plan office Room to learn and advance yourself
Cons: Management can be slow to make decisions

Software Engineer in London:
"Good office conditions"
Pros: Great location Good office conditions
Cons: corporate culture

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲41%

▲26%

▲12%

National Average
₤36,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲2%

National Average
₤36,000

C++
▼2%

Java
▼3%

▼3%


JavaScript
▼4%


SQL
▼6%



▼9%


▼10%

C#
▼12%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 45%