Principal Software Engineer Salaries

678 SalariesUpdated 15 May 2021

Average Base Pay
£65,906 / yr
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The national average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is £65,906 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 678 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees.

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Principal Software Engineer

BBC

£59,091/yr

Range: £48K - £73K

27 salaries

£59,091/yr
£48K£73K

Principal Software Engineer

Liberty IT

£49,943/yr

Range: £45K - £53K

26 salaries

£49,943/yr
£45K£53K

Principal Software Engineer

Oracle

£69,442/yr

Range: £55K - £84K

22 salaries

£69,442/yr
£55K£84K

Principal Software Engineer

Arm

£76,916/yr

Range: £65K - £111K

20 salaries

£76,916/yr
£65K£111K

Principal Software Engineer

Red Hat

£83,587/yr

Range: £60K - £115K

13 salaries

£83,587/yr
£60K£115K

Principal Software Engineer

Microsoft

£109,066/yr

Range: £88K - £162K

13 salaries

£109,066/yr
£88K£162K

Principal Software Engineer

Broadcom

£66,156/yr

Range: £57K - £74K

11 salaries

£66,156/yr
£57K£74K

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Principal Software Engineer

Nokia

£65,381/yr

Range: £43K - £85K

11 salaries

£65,381/yr
£43K£85K

Principal Software Engineer

Skyscanner

£98,410/yr

Range: £71K - £110K

9 salaries

£98,410/yr
£71K£110K

Principal Software Engineer

Sky

£90,000/yr

Range: £58K - £113K

9 salaries

£90,000/yr
£58K£113K

Principal Software Engineer

FanDuel

£62,323/yr

Range: £51K - £87K

8 salaries

£62,323/yr
£51K£87K

Principal Software Engineer

ASOS

£90,339/yr

Range: £85K - £108K

7 salaries

£90,339/yr
£85K£108K

Principal Software Engineer

NortonLifeLock

£61,735/yr

Range: £57K - £88K

7 salaries

£61,735/yr
£57K£88K

Principal Software Engineer

Cambridge Consultants

£64,454/yr

Range: £51K - £67K

7 salaries

£64,454/yr
£51K£67K

Principal Software Engineer

Civica

£55,761/yr

Range: £43K - £60K

7 salaries

£55,761/yr
£43K£60K

Principal Software Engineer

Leonardo

£45,471/yr

Range: £43K - £52K

6 salaries

£45,471/yr
£43K£52K

Principal Software Engineer

CBSbutler

£48,200/yr

Range: £48K - £100K

6 salaries

£48,200/yr
£48K£100K

Principal Software Engineer

Advanced

£49,224/yr

Range: £35K - £57K

6 salaries

£49,224/yr
£35K£57K

Principal Software Engineer

MBDA

£45,872/yr

Range: £43K - £70K

6 salaries

£45,872/yr
£43K£70K

Principal Software Engineer

Elsevier

£81,289/yr

Range: £61K - £84K

6 salaries

£81,289/yr
£61K£84K

Recent Salary Reports

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

£85,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £85,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£80,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£46,920
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Leicester Area area reported making £46,920 per year
Additional Pay
£1k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leicester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£90,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£52,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£52,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£63,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £63,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£80,235
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £80,235 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£100,045
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £100,045 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£60,662
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £60,662 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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