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How much does a Senior Software Developer make?

Updated 18 Sep 2021
£55,342 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,461 salaries

£38K

Low

£55K

Average

£81K

High

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The national average salary for Senior Software Developer is £55,342 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1461 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Developer employees.

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Senior Software Developer£55,342 /yr
L4
Leader of Software Development£45,302 /yr
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Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Senior Software Developer

£89,929

 /yr
Range: £63K - £114K
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£63K

£114K

£62,520 - £113,609 Range

Sky
4

Sky

Senior Software Developer

£61,578

 /yr
Range: £49K - £82K

£49K

£82K

£49,406 - £82,073 Range

Thoughtworks
4.1

Thoughtworks

Senior Software Developer

£57,698

 /yr
Range: £51K - £73K

£51K

£73K

£50,885 - £73,303 Range

Scott Logic
4.6

Scott Logic

Senior Software Developer

£45,839

 /yr
Range: £38K - £103K

£38K

£103K

£38,179 - £103,244 Range

Geeks
3.9

Geeks

Senior Software Developer

£37,636

 /yr
Range: £33K - £52K

£33K

£52K

£32,829 - £52,437 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Senior Software Developer

£80,000

 /yr
Range: £53K - £88K

£53K

£88K

£52,858 - £88,238 Range

Sanger Institute
4

Sanger Institute

Senior Software Developer

£44,509

 /yr
Range: £42K - £50K

£42K

£50K

£42,275 - £50,000 Range

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UBS
3.9

UBS

Senior Software Developer

£81,463

 /yr
Range: £62K - £147K

£62K

£147K

£61,826 - £147,432 Range

Fidessa
2.7

Fidessa

Senior Software Developer

£63,495

 /yr
Range: £50K - £84K

£50K

£84K

£49,945 - £83,759 Range

Barclays
4

Barclays

Senior Software Developer

£97,091

 /yr
Range: £46K - £112K

£46K

£112K

£46,000 - £112,216 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Senior Software Developer

£55,644

 /yr
Range: £38K - £85K

£38K

£85K

£38,183 - £85,255 Range

Royal London
3.8

Royal London

Senior Software Developer

£49,328

 /yr
Range: £35K - £53K

£35K

£53K

£35,317 - £52,951 Range

Sage
4.2

Sage

Senior Software Developer

£45,000

 /yr
Range: £40K - £61K

£40K

£61K

£39,974 - £61,097 Range

Bet365
3.6

Bet365

Senior Software Developer

£55,647

 /yr
Range: £52K - £89K

£52K

£89K

£51,622 - £88,853 Range

BT
3.9

BT

Senior Software Developer

£40,296

 /yr
Range: £38K - £60K

£38K

£60K

£37,994 - £59,881 Range

Luxoft
4.2

Luxoft

Senior Software Developer

£68,204

 /yr
Range: £57K - £74K

£57K

£74K

£56,606 - £74,267 Range

Thomson Reuters
4

Thomson Reuters

Senior Software Developer

£53,573

 /yr
Range: £33K - £67K

£33K

£67K

£33,098 - £66,974 Range

WorldFirst
3.3

WorldFirst

Senior Software Developer

£61,477

 /yr
Range: £54K - £71K

£54K

£71K

£53,558 - £70,851 Range

Transport for London
4

Transport for London

Senior Software Developer

£57,658

 /yr
Range: £43K - £66K

£43K

£66K

£43,123 - £66,178 Range

Goldman Sachs
4

Goldman Sachs

Senior Software Developer

£52,862

 /yr
Range: £47K - £80K

£47K

£80K

£46,976 - £80,048 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Developer is £55,342 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1461 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Developer in United Kingdom is £81,047 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Developer in United Kingdom is £37,790 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£53,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £53,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£47,337
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Belfast Area area reported making £47,337 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£70,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Stoke-on-Trent Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Stoke-on-Trent Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£45,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Manchester Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£84,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £84,000 per year
Additional Pay
£19k cash bonus
£20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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