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How much does a Senior Software Engineer make?

Updated 26 Jul 2021
£59,015 /yr
Average Base Pay

5,558 salaries

£40K

Low

£59K

Average

£87K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is £59,015 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5558 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees.

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Senior Software Engineer£59,015 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV£71,151 /yr
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Arm
4.1

Arm

Senior Software Engineer

£52,858

 /yr
Range: £41K - £81K
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£41K

£81K

£41,027 - £81,395 Range

BBC
3.9

BBC

Senior Software Engineer

£48,748

 /yr
Range: £40K - £67K

£40K

£67K

£39,719 - £66,847 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Senior Software Engineer

£97,012

 /yr
Range: £66K - £150K

£66K

£150K

£66,377 - £150,000 Range

Skyscanner
3.7

Skyscanner

Senior Software Engineer

£70,215

 /yr
Range: £47K - £102K

£47K

£102K

£46,930 - £102,118 Range

Liberty IT
4.1

Liberty IT

Senior Software Engineer

£40,426

 /yr
Range: £37K - £47K

£37K

£47K

£36,751 - £47,079 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Software Engineer

£102,306

 /yr
Range: £51K - £123K

£51K

£123K

£51,153 - £122,750 Range

Babylon Health
3.1

Babylon Health

Senior Software Engineer

£77,877

 /yr
Range: £55K - £124K

£55K

£124K

£55,002 - £123,564 Range

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Sky
4

Sky

Senior Software Engineer

£72,508

 /yr
Range: £48K - £92K

£48K

£92K

£48,336 - £91,643 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Senior Software Engineer

£65,282

 /yr
Range: £40K - £110K

£40K

£110K

£40,255 - £110,000 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Senior Software Engineer

£41,200

 /yr
Range: £34K - £54K

£34K

£54K

£33,873 - £53,544 Range

Ocado Technology
4.2

Ocado Technology

Senior Software Engineer

£63,917

 /yr
Range: £50K - £84K

£50K

£84K

£49,798 - £84,293 Range

BGL Group
3.4

BGL Group

Senior Software Engineer

£55,497

 /yr
Range: £47K - £75K

£47K

£75K

£46,519 - £75,000 Range

Kainos
4.4

Kainos

Senior Software Engineer

£40,660

 /yr
Range: £29K - £74K

£29K

£74K

£29,000 - £73,764 Range

BT
3.7

BT

Senior Software Engineer

£40,247

 /yr
Range: £36K - £56K

£36K

£56K

£36,230 - £56,000 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Software Engineer

£58,534

 /yr
Range: £41K - £90K

£41K

£90K

£40,623 - £90,469 Range

Opus Recruitment
4.4

Opus Recruitment

Senior Software Engineer

£55,090

 /yr
Range: £43K - £85K

£43K

£85K

£43,400 - £85,326 Range

Thomson Reuters
4

Thomson Reuters

Senior Software Engineer

£53,944

 /yr
Range: £38K - £73K

£38K

£73K

£38,273 - £73,440 Range

Sky Betting & Gaming
4.6

Sky Betting & Gaming

Senior Software Engineer

£54,370

 /yr
Range: £43K - £63K

£43K

£63K

£43,048 - £63,024 Range

FanDuel
4

FanDuel

Senior Software Engineer

£50,251

 /yr
Range: £43K - £65K

£43K

£65K

£43,213 - £65,014 Range

Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Senior Software Engineer

£104,030

 /yr
Range: £81K - £153K

£81K

£153K

£81,024 - £152,616 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Senior Software Engineer is £59,015 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5558 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Senior Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £86,612 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Senior Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £40,210 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£60,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£60,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£62,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £62,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£52,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Slough Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Slough Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£60,000
per year
A Senior Developer in the Manchester Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£60,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Reading Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Senior Developer in the Birmingham Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£76,500
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £76,500 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 Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£47,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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