SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN UNITED KINGDOM

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
GBP 53,652
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 79,574
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
GBP 38,865
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
GBP 34,714
  Updated: 19 Aug 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 27%
  Salary entries: 23

Software Engineer Earnings in United Kingdom

Average salary for Software Engineer in United Kingdom is GBP 53,652.

Average take home earning is GBP 38,865 (Net).

The most typical salary is GBP 34,714 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (23 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
13 % GBP 102,000
30 % GBP 74,250
39 % GBP 60,000
57 % GBP 40,500
87 % GBP 34,714
100 % GBP 27,666
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
London, United Kingdom GBP 62,350 US$ 94,182 10
Bristol GBP 56,875 US$ 80,394 04
Edinburgh GBP 35,000 US$ 56,682 02
Manchester, United Kingdom GBP 33,500 US$ 53,330 02

Salary entries from individual employees for Software Engineer in United Kingdom

Below is the list of 23 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(5/5)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I write and evaluate efficient days structures."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 104,000
US$ 140,954


(4/5)  CONTRACT SCALA ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Lead team, write code, collaborate with business."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 125,000
US$ 169,416


(3/5)  SUPPORT ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Supporting customer."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 70,000
US$ 94,873


(2/5)  NAV CONSULTANT


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "NAV consultant working in petrol and convenience sector."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 75,000
US$ 101,649


(1/5)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER TECH LEAD


 Posted: 17 Aug 2017

Some College, 20+ years: "Software Development - Microsoft Stack System Design Team Technical Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 77,000
US$ 96,002


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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 169,416 GBP 125,000
01
105K US$ 146,684 GBP 102,000
02
75K US$ 103,319 GBP 74,250
04
65K US$ 97,927 GBP 60,000
02
45K US$ 64,903 GBP 40,500
04
35K US$ 52,150 GBP 34,714
07
25K US$ 44,543 GBP 27,666
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 90,019 GBP 62,857 14
N/A US$ 63,327 GBP 39,333 09

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 62,790 GBP 39,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 58,282 GBP 38,625 08
Bachelors Degree US$ 89,556 GBP 60,636 11
Some College US$ 105,345 GBP 73,000 03

Software Engineer workers holding Some College degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United Kingdom. With an earned Some College, they grosses GBP 73,000. While Software Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of GBP 38,625. This is 80.75% lower of what Some College degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 106,134 GBP 75,666 03
16-20 Years US$ 97,927 GBP 60,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 132,144 GBP 97,500 02
8-12 Years US$ 64,937 GBP 40,333 03
4-8 Years US$ 63,545 GBP 41,125 08
2-4 Years US$ 75,852 GBP 53,500 04
1-2 Years US$ 71,504 GBP 44,000 02

Software Engineer workers in United Kingdom with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of GBP 97,500 compared to GBP 41,125 for their counterparts with 4-8 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 4-8 Years is 107.95%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 101,649 GBP 75,000 01
45-50 US$ 97,927 GBP 60,000 01
39-44 US$ 94,873 GBP 70,000 01
33-38 US$ 102,603 GBP 78,666 03
27-32 US$ 53,342 GBP 35,000 05
22-26 US$ 130,432 GBP 88,000 03
N/A US$ 63,327 GBP 39,333 09
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 75,490 GBP 50,409 22
Contract US$ 169,416 GBP 125,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   UNITED KINGDOM

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. London, United Kingdom Software Engineer in London, United Kingdom US$ 94,182 GBP 62,350 10
2. Bristol Software Engineer in Bristol US$ 80,394 GBP 56,875 04
3. Edinburgh Software Engineer in Edinburgh US$ 56,682 GBP 35,000 02
4. Manchester, United Kingdom Software Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom US$ 53,330 GBP 33,500 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Software Engineer US$ 105,873 US$ 105,873 192
2. Australia Australia Software Engineer in Australia US$ 82,738 AU$ 86,450 20
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 79,574 GBP 53,652 23
4. Ireland Ireland Software Engineer in Ireland US$ 71,122 EUR 52,630 23
5. France France Software Engineer in France US$ 63,629 EUR 50,597 23
6. China China Software Engineer in China US$ 32,230 CNY 206,177 14
7. Russia Russia Software Engineer in Russia US$ 25,878 RUB 1,154,068 13
8. India India Software Engineer in India US$ 19,431 INR 1,154,215 191

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