How much does a Principal Programmer Manager/Director make?

Updated 27 Sep 2021
£68,658 /yr
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448 salaries

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£102K

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The national average salary for Principal Programmer Manager/Director is £68,658 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Principal Programmer Manager/Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 448 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Programmer Manager/Director employees.

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Software Development Manager£69,413 /yr
L4
Leader of Software Development£45,045 /yr
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NVIDIA
4.7

NVIDIA

Principal Programmer Manager/Director
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£117K -£127K

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£117K

£127K

£117,301 - £127,301 Range

PA Consulting
3.6

PA Consulting

Principal Consultant

£74,194

 /yr
Range: £45K - £840K

£45K

£840K

£45,295 - £840,364 Range

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
3.5

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

Principal Consultant

£66,655

 /yr
Range: £52K - £89K

£52K

£89K

£51,603 - £89,031 Range

Capco
3.9

Capco

Principal Consultant

£92,316

 /yr
Range: £74K - £120K

£74K

£120K

£73,636 - £120,000 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Principal Consultant

£56,895

 /yr
Range: £43K - £82K

£43K

£82K

£43,053 - £81,612 Range

MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Principal Engineer

£45,039

 /yr
Range: £40K - £54K

£40K

£54K

£39,748 - £54,341 Range

Infosys
3.3

Infosys

Principal Consultant

£88,678

 /yr
Range: £60K - £110K

£60K

£110K

£60,000 - £110,000 Range

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WSP
3.6

WSP

Principal Engineer

£46,470

 /yr
Range: £39K - £61K

£39K

£61K

£39,021 - £60,543 Range

Capco
3.9

Capco

Managing Principal

£133,546

 /yr
Range: £97K - £174K

£97K

£174K

£96,870 - £174,062 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Principal Consultant

£28,728

 /yr
Range: £26K - £45K

£26K

£45K

£25,895 - £44,560 Range

BBC
3.9

BBC

Principal Software Engineer

£59,470

 /yr
Range: £49K - £74K

£49K

£74K

£48,878 - £73,888 Range

MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Principal Systems Engineer

£45,314

 /yr
Range: £40K - £60K

£40K

£60K

£39,507 - £59,951 Range

AstraZeneca
4.2

AstraZeneca

Associate Principal Scientist

£59,101

 /yr
Range: £51K - £92K

£51K

£92K

£51,040 - £91,813 Range

Mercer
3.8

Mercer

Principal

£91,813

 /yr
Range: £76K - £144K

£76K

£144K

£76,371 - £143,557 Range

Arm
4

Arm

Principal Engineer

£85,000

 /yr
Range: £60K - £116K

£60K

£116K

£60,156 - £116,042 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Principal Engineer

£49,612

 /yr
Range: £42K - £67K

£42K

£67K

£41,826 - £66,640 Range

Liberty IT
4.2

Liberty IT

Principal Software Engineer

£50,329

 /yr
Range: £46K - £54K

£46K

£54K

£45,621 - £54,109 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Principal Consultant

£48,217

 /yr
Range: £37K - £72K

£37K

£72K

£36,725 - £71,871 Range

Contino
4

Contino

Principal Consultant

£121,860

 /yr
Range: £102K - £143K

£102K

£143K

£101,828 - £142,821 Range

Ricardo
3.9

Ricardo

Principal Engineer

£54,338

 /yr
Range: £47K - £70K

£47K

£70K

£47,131 - £70,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Principal Programmer Manager/Director salaries

The national average salary for a Principal Programmer Manager/Director is £68,658 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Principal Programmer Manager/Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 448 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Programmer Manager/Director employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Programmer Manager/Director in United Kingdom is £102,442 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Programmer Manager/Director in United Kingdom is £46,015 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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£100,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the London Area area reported making £100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£65,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Belfast Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£90,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Leeds Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Nottingham Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nottingham Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£68,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Sheffield Area area reported making £68,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£70,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the York Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
York Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£65,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Nottingham Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Nottingham Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£60,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Guildford Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£108,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the London Area area reported making £108,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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