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Average Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in United Kingdom

£48,273
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£3,803
Bonus
£2,500
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The average salary for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in United Kingdom is £48,273.
10%
£34k
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£48k
90%
£72k
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£34k - £72k
Bonus
£977 - £12k
Profit Sharing
£543 - £18k
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£35k - £80k
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What Do Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers?

Skills in Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include JavaScript, .NET, SQL and C# Programming Language.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers?

An early career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £43,555 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £47,424 based on 638 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £49,992 based on 565 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £50,801.
Employees with Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 25.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (0.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cardiff, Wales: Cardiff (25.9% less), Bristol, England: Bristol (12.5% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (11.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,634 survey responses.
Early Career
12.5%
Mid Career
39.0%
Experienced
34.6%
Late Career
13.9%