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How much does a Senior Software Engineer make?

Updated 3 Dec 2021
£59,173 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,049 salaries

£40K

Low

£59K

Average

£87K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Senior Software Engineer is £59,173 per year in the United Kingdom. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in the United Kingdom is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 6049 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in the United Kingdom.

Seniority Levels

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Senior Software Engineer£59,173 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV£70,837 /yr
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Arm
4.1

Arm

Senior Software Engineer

£54,517

 /yr
Range: £42K - £83K
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£42K

£83K

£41,616 - £82,565 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Senior Software Engineer

£49,785

 /yr
Range: £40K - £68K

£40K

£68K

£40,289 - £67,807 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Senior Software Engineer

£99,412

 /yr
Range: £67K - £152K

£67K

£152K

£67,330 - £152,298 Range

Skyscanner
3.8

Skyscanner

Senior Software Engineer

£72,178

 /yr
Range: £48K - £104K

£48K

£104K

£47,604 - £103,585 Range

Liberty IT
3.9

Liberty IT

Senior Software Engineer

£40,971

 /yr
Range: £37K - £48K

£37K

£48K

£37,279 - £48,000 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Software Engineer

£103,776

 /yr
Range: £52K - £140K

£52K

£140K

£51,888 - £140,000 Range

Babylon
3.4

Babylon

Senior Software Engineer

£79,144

 /yr
Range: £56K - £125K

£56K

£125K

£55,792 - £125,339 Range

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Sky
3.9

Sky

Senior Software Engineer

£73,926

 /yr
Range: £49K - £99K

£49K

£99K

£49,031 - £99,135 Range

Ocado Technology
4.2

Ocado Technology

Senior Software Engineer

£65,414

 /yr
Range: £51K - £86K

£51K

£86K

£50,513 - £85,504 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Senior Software Engineer

£67,084

 /yr
Range: £41K - £112K

£41K

£112K

£40,834 - £111,686 Range

BGL Group
3.5

BGL Group

Senior Software Engineer

£56,294

 /yr
Range: £47K - £76K

£47K

£76K

£47,187 - £75,876 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Senior Software Engineer

£42,467

 /yr
Range: £34K - £61K

£34K

£61K

£34,360 - £60,517 Range

Kainos
4.3

Kainos

Senior Software Engineer

£41,245

 /yr
Range: £32K - £75K

£32K

£75K

£31,578 - £74,824 Range

BT
3.8

BT

Senior Software Engineer

£41,003

 /yr
Range: £37K - £65K

£37K

£65K

£36,750 - £65,000 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Senior Software Engineer

£58,256

 /yr
Range: £37K - £92K

£37K

£92K

£37,248 - £91,769 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Senior Software Engineer

£105,594

 /yr
Range: £82K - £155K

£82K

£155K

£82,188 - £154,809 Range

Capgemini
3.8

Capgemini

Senior Software Engineer

£60,774

 /yr
Range: £35K - £90K

£35K

£90K

£35,465 - £90,205 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.9

Thomson Reuters

Senior Software Engineer

£58,546

 /yr
Range: £39K - £76K

£39K

£76K

£38,823 - £76,223 Range

Opus Recruitment
4.5

Opus Recruitment

Senior Software Engineer

£55,882

 /yr
Range: £44K - £87K

£44K

£87K

£44,024 - £86,552 Range

FanDuel
4

FanDuel

Senior Software Engineer

£52,305

 /yr
Range: £44K - £66K

£44K

£66K

£43,834 - £65,948 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is £59,173 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6049 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £86,893 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £40,297 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£38,701
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Reading Area area reported making £38,701 per year
Additional Pay
£500 cash bonus
£500 stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
£100,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£66,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £66,000 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£84,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £84,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£70,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£78,100
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £78,100 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£65,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£130,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £130,000 per year
Additional Pay
£26k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£76,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £76,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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