How much does a Software Developer make?

Updated 2 Dec 2021
£39,943 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,976 salaries

£25K

Low

£40K

Average

£63K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Software Developer is £39,943 per year in the United Kingdom. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Developer in the United Kingdom is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 6976 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees in the United Kingdom.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Developer£39,943 /yr
L3
Senior Software Developer£55,359 /yr
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Entry Level Software Developer

£42,693

per year

Java Developer

£49,883

per year

Junior Software Developer

£27,034

per year

Software Developer Fresher

£40,668

per year

Salaries in United Kingdom

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Sky
3.9

Sky

Software Developer

£46,866

 /yr
Range: £26K - £85K
131 salaries
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£26K

£85K

£26,112 - £85,456 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Software Developer

£37,645

 /yr
Range: £25K - £81K

£25K

£81K

£25,045 - £80,731 Range

TPP
2.3

TPP

Software Developer

£48,254

 /yr
Range: £30K - £86K

£30K

£86K

£30,460 - £86,023 Range

Bet365
3.5

Bet365

Software Developer

£44,297

 /yr
Range: £24K - £61K

£24K

£61K

£24,279 - £61,372 Range

Barclays
4

Barclays

Software Developer

£44,761

 /yr
Range: £25K - £94K

£25K

£94K

£24,860 - £93,635 Range

FDM Group
2.9

FDM Group

Software Developer

£24,280

 /yr
Range: £20K - £49K

£20K

£49K

£19,506 - £48,878 Range

Capita
3.2

Capita

Software Developer

£34,358

 /yr
Range: £20K - £266K

£20K

£266K

£19,578 - £266,055 Range

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OpenBet
3

OpenBet

Software Developer

£37,262

 /yr
Range: £28K - £46K

£28K

£46K

£28,316 - £46,475 Range

Fidessa
2.8

Fidessa

Software Developer

£38,363

 /yr
Range: £27K - £64K

£27K

£64K

£27,032 - £64,462 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Developer

£63,483

 /yr
Range: £33K - £154K

£33K

£154K

£32,667 - £154,103 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Software Developer

£45,171

 /yr
Range: £30K - £102K

£30K

£102K

£30,350 - £101,634 Range

The Access Group (UK)
4

The Access Group (UK)

Software Developer

£36,957

 /yr
Range: £24K - £54K

£24K

£54K

£23,956 - £54,000 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Software Developer

£34,991

 /yr
Range: £25K - £54K

£25K

£54K

£24,657 - £54,445 Range

Ocado Group
3.6

Ocado Group

Software Developer

£37,528

 /yr
Range: £32K - £49K

£32K

£49K

£32,069 - £49,102 Range

Apak
3.3

Apak

Software Developer

£29,547

 /yr
Range: £21K - £38K

£21K

£38K

£21,085 - £37,602 Range

BJSS
4.1

BJSS

Software Developer

£47,687

 /yr
Range: £32K - £93K

£32K

£93K

£32,490 - £92,800 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Software Developer

£30,634

 /yr
Range: £18K - £61K

£18K

£61K

£17,967 - £60,701 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Software Developer

£35,073

 /yr
Range: £26K - £98K

£26K

£98K

£26,112 - £98,001 Range

Playtech
4

Playtech

Software Developer

£38,195

 /yr
Range: £30K - £53K

£30K

£53K

£30,082 - £52,961 Range

EMIS Group
3.5

EMIS Group

Software Developer

£32,637

 /yr
Range: £28K - £50K

£28K

£50K

£27,504 - £50,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Developer is £39,943 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6976 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Developer in United Kingdom is £63,012 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Developer in United Kingdom is £25,319 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£39,000
per year
A Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £39,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£54,314
per year
A Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £54,314 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£46,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Leeds Area area reported making £46,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£34,000
per year
A Multimedia Software Developer in the Brighton Area area reported making £34,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Brighton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£52,225
per year
A Software Developer in the London Area area reported making £52,225 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Self-Employed
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment