How much does a Software Engineer Backend make?

Updated 22 Jun 2021
£53,640 /yr
Average Base Pay

371 salaries

£32K

Low

£54K

Average

£89K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Software Engineer Backend is £53,640 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Software Engineer Backend salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 371 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer Backend employees.

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Revolut
3.4

Revolut

Software Engineer, Backend
About 

£117K -£125K

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£117K

£125K

£117,167 - £125,350 Range

Codeweavers (UK)
4

Codeweavers (UK)

Software Engineer, Backend
About 

£31K -£34K

£31K

£34K

£31,343 - £34,096 Range

City Goddess

Software Engineer, Backend
About 

£41K -£44K

£41K

£44K

£40,563 - £44,096 Range

Monzo Bank
3.5

Monzo Bank

Backend Engineer

£73,378

 /yr
Range: £50K - £86K

£50K

£86K

£49,888 - £85,779 Range

Thought Machine
4.5

Thought Machine

Backend Engineer

£62,121

 /yr
Range: £47K - £91K

£47K

£91K

£46,858 - £91,402 Range

Revolut
3.4

Revolut

Backend Engineer

£81,246

 /yr
Range: £71K - £91K

£71K

£91K

£71,221 - £90,698 Range

Revolut
3.4

Revolut

Senior Backend Software Engineer

£91,486

 /yr
Range: £90K - £107K

£90K

£107K

£90,000 - £106,636 Range

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Play Sports Group
4

Play Sports Group

Backend Developer

£35,741

 /yr
Range: £36K - £45K

£36K

£45K

£35,610 - £44,932 Range

Bud
4.1

Bud

Senior Backend Engineer

£72,000

 /yr
Range: £62K - £72K

£62K

£72K

£61,554 - £72,000 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Backend Developer
About 

£20K -£110K

£20K

£110K

£19,508 - £110,129 Range

Revolut
3.4

Revolut

Backend Developer
About 

£88K -£109K

£88K

£109K

£87,972 - £108,600 Range

Beamery
4.4

Beamery

Backend Developer
About 

£55K -£69K

£55K

£69K

£54,696 - £69,083 Range

Space Ape Games
4.7

Space Ape Games

Senior Backend Developer
About 

£78K -£99K

£78K

£99K

£78,488 - £99,472 Range

Ampersand Commerce
3.8

Ampersand Commerce

Senior Backend Developer
About 

£35K -£39K

£35K

£39K

£35,081 - £39,331 Range

Parallax
5

Parallax

Senior Backend Developer
About 

£33K -£42K

£33K

£42K

£32,893 - £41,877 Range

REED
3.9

REED

Java Backend Developer
About 

£27K -£32K

£27K

£32K

£26,929 - £32,452 Range

Student Beans
4.4

Student Beans

Backend Engineer
About 

£24K -£38K

£24K

£38K

£24,328 - £38,232 Range

The Cooper Health System

The Cooper Health System

Backend Engineer
About 

£63K -£69K

£63K

£69K

£63,088 - £68,659 Range

3.7

Adylic

Lead Backend Developer
About 

£66K -£78K

£66K

£78K

£65,970 - £77,806 Range

Monzo Bank
3.5

Monzo Bank

Senior Backend Engineer
About 

£67K -£108K

£67K

£108K

£66,854 - £108,341 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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

£54,500
per year
A Backend Developer in the Southend-on-Sea Area area reported making £54,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Southend-on-Sea Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£71,342
per year
A Backend Developer in the Birmingham Area area reported making £71,342 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£32,500
per year
A Software Engineer, Backend in the Stoke-on-Trent Area area reported making £32,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Stoke-on-Trent Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£90,000
per year
A Backend Engineer in the London Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£62,000
per year
A Backend Engineer in the London Area area reported making £62,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Back End Engineer in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£70,000
per year
A Back End Engineer in the London Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£58,000
per year
A Backend Developer in the London Area area reported making £58,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Back End Engineer in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£47,000
per year
A Backend Developer in the London Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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