How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Cambridge, East of England, England?

Updated 20 Jun 2021
£72,165 /yr
Average Base Pay

73 salaries

£55K

Low

£72K

Average

£94K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average£11,210Range£3,560 - £35,302
The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is £72,165 in Cambridge, East of England, England. Salaries estimates are based on 73 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Cambridge, East of England, England.

Seniority Levels

L5
Principal Software Engineer£72,165 /yr
L6
Phd Software Engineer£49,131 /yr
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Arm
4.1

Arm

Principal Software Engineer

£79,816

 /yr
Range: £65K - £113K
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£65K

£113K

£65,375 - £112,512 Range

Cambridge Consultants
4.1

Cambridge Consultants

Principal Software Engineer

£65,100

 /yr
Range: £51K - £68K

£51K

£68K

£51,397 - £68,095 Range

Broadcom
3.3

Broadcom

Principal Software Engineer

£64,357

 /yr
Range: £58K - £72K

£58K

£72K

£58,048 - £72,146 Range

DisplayLink
4.2

DisplayLink

Principal Software Engineer

£74,529

 /yr
Range: £71K - £81K

£71K

£81K

£70,941 - £81,470 Range

Worldpay
3.3

Worldpay

Principal Software Engineer

£67,810

 /yr
Range: £66K - £71K

£66K

£71K

£66,003 - £71,000 Range

Frontier Developments
3.8

Frontier Developments

Principal Software Engineer

£60,131

 /yr
Range: £53K - £66K

£53K

£66K

£53,248 - £66,377 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£66K -£73K

£66K

£73K

£65,793 - £72,602 Range

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Sepura Plc
3.3

Sepura Plc

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£58K -£72K

£58K

£72K

£58,396 - £71,589 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£69K -£74K

£69K

£74K

£69,076 - £73,891 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£98K -£107K

£98K

£107K

£98,302 - £106,789 Range

Anson McCade
4.3

Anson McCade

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£84K -£91K

£84K

£91K

£83,603 - £90,960 Range

Ricardo
3.9

Ricardo

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£59K -£65K

£59K

£65K

£59,204 - £64,568 Range

Sanger Institute
4

Sanger Institute

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£54K -£58K

£54K

£58K

£53,618 - £58,257 Range

Jagex
3.7

Jagex

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£80K -£87K

£80K

£87K

£79,725 - £87,026 Range

Autodesk
4.2

Autodesk

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£89K -£96K

£89K

£96K

£89,012 - £95,827 Range

AVEVA
3.9

AVEVA

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£48K -£52K

£48K

£52K

£48,224 - £51,626 Range

MathWorks
4.4

MathWorks

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£84K -£92K

£84K

£92K

£84,326 - £91,609 Range

Siemens Digital Industries Software
4.1

Siemens Digital Industries Software

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£82K -£89K

£82K

£89K

£82,471 - £88,775 Range

Software AG
4

Software AG

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£60K -£65K

£60K

£65K

£60,311 - £64,813 Range

Cambridge Associates, LLC
3.7

Cambridge Associates, LLC

Principal Software Engineer
About 

£86K -£93K

£86K

£93K

£86,155 - £93,088 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent principal software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£62,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £62,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£83,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £83,000 per year
Additional Pay
£8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£102,200
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £102,200 per year
Additional Pay
£15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£90,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £90,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£71,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £71,000 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£90,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £90,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£60,383
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £60,383 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
£62,396
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £62,396 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£60,131
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £60,131 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£56,357
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making £56,357 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
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