How much does a Software Development Engineer make?

Updated 26 Sep 2021
£48,405 /yr
Average Base Pay

415 salaries

£33K

Low

£48K

Average

£71K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Software Development Engineer is £48,405 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Software Development Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 415 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer£44,849 /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer£59,192 /yr
L4
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Principal Software Engineer

£67,397

per year

Senior Software Development Engineer

£67,682

per year

Software Development Engineer

£48,405

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

£51,282

per year

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer

£49,967

 /yr
Range: £41K - £74K
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£41K

£74K

£40,806 - £74,000 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer - Intern

£40,878

 /yr
Range: £33K - £52K

£33K

£52K

£33,038 - £51,600 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer

£60,912

 /yr
Range: £38K - £82K

£38K

£82K

£38,076 - £81,620 Range

Amadeus
4

Amadeus

Software Development Engineer

£51,553

 /yr
Range: £39K - £60K

£39K

£60K

£39,215 - £59,660 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Software Development Engineer

£50,132

 /yr
Range: £40K - £82K

£40K

£82K

£39,526 - £81,751 Range

Deutsche Bank
3.9

Deutsche Bank

Software Development Engineer

£49,611

 /yr
Range: £42K - £70K

£42K

£70K

£42,332 - £69,961 Range

GoCardless
4

GoCardless

Software Development Engineer

£61,097

 /yr
Range: £50K - £72K

£50K

£72K

£50,180 - £72,271 Range

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Accord
3.8

Accord

Software Development Engineer

£39,147

 /yr
Range: £39K - £39K

£39K

£39K

£39,147 - £39,147 Range

SeeByte
4.5

SeeByte

Software Development Engineer

£29,874

 /yr
Range: £28K - £35K

£28K

£35K

£27,722 - £35,000 Range

Tesco
3.8

Tesco

Software Development Engineer

£57,557

 /yr
Range: £42K - £71K

£42K

£71K

£41,814 - £71,280 Range

Argos
3.7

Argos

Software Development Engineer

£55,477

 /yr
Range: £52K - £65K

£52K

£65K

£51,622 - £65,220 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Software Development Engineer

£58,189

 /yr
Range: £44K - £75K

£44K

£75K

£43,507 - £75,000 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Software Development Engineer

£62,584

 /yr
Range: £51K - £91K

£51K

£91K

£51,007 - £90,882 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer - Hourly Contractor

£47

 /hr
Range: £30 - £58

£30

£58

£30 - £58 Range

McAfee
3.6

McAfee

Software Development Engineer

£48,146

 /yr
Range: £47K - £51K

£47K

£51K

£46,807 - £50,914 Range

Siemens Digital Industries Software
4.1

Siemens Digital Industries Software

Software Development Engineer

£36,341

 /yr
Range: £33K - £55K

£33K

£55K

£32,805 - £55,220 Range

Hotels.com
3.8

Hotels.com

Software Development Engineer

£50,877

 /yr
Range: £51K - £66K

£51K

£66K

£50,877 - £66,178 Range

Redline Technologies
5

Redline Technologies

Software Development Engineer

£44,739

 /yr
Range: £45K - £45K

£45K

£45K

£44,739 - £44,739 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Development Engineer
About 

£32K -£51K

£32K

£51K

£31,698 - £50,786 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Development Engineer
About 

£57K -£86K

£57K

£86K

£57,056 - £85,795 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Development Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Development Engineer is £48,405 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Software Development Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 415 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Development Engineer in United Kingdom is £70,631 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Development Engineer in United Kingdom is £33,173 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£39,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £39,000 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£52,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Bristol Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£42,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
£2k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£32,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Southampton Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Southampton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£60,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Scientific Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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