Software Engineer Salaries in United Kingdom

Updated 25 May 2022
£44,851 /yr
Average Base Pay

14,122 salaries

£28K

Low

£45K

Average

£72K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average£4,108Range£801 - £21,080

The estimated total pay for a Software Engineer is £48,959 per year in the United Kingdom area, with an average salary of £44,851 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is £4,108 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for a Software Engineer?

Entry Level Software Engineer

£31,407

per year

Principal Software Engineer

£67,388

per year

Software Development Engineer

£48,446

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

£50,251

per year

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Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer

£69,902

 /yr
Range: £14K - £252K

£14K

£252K

£13,876 - £252,495 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Software Engineer

£85,537

 /yr
Range: £10K - £193K

£10K

£193K

£10,247 - £192,890 Range

J.P. Morgan
4.0

J.P. Morgan

Software Engineer

£50,678

 /yr
Range: £31K - £150K

£31K

£150K

£30,643 - £150,451 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Software Engineer

£80,429

 /yr
Range: £23K - £145K

£23K

£145K

£23,281 - £145,203 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Software Engineer

£43,894

 /yr
Range: £16K - £106K

£16K

£106K

£16,348 - £106,338 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Software Engineer

£41,051

 /yr
Range: £4K - £214K

£4K

£214K

£4,028 - £213,875 Range

Capgemini
3.8

Capgemini

Software Engineer

£34,739

 /yr
Range: £18K - £194K

£18K

£194K

£17,557 - £193,855 Range

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Engineer

£57,014

 /yr
Range: £20K - £209K

£20K

£209K

£20,495 - £209,379 Range

BAE Systems Digital Intelligence
3.9

BAE Systems Digital Intelligence

Software Engineer

£41,112

 /yr
Range: £25K - £65K

£25K

£65K

£25,101 - £64,908 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Software Engineer

£34,313

 /yr
Range: £17K - £79K

£17K

£79K

£17,335 - £79,439 Range

THG
3.1

THG

Software Engineer

£43,812

 /yr
Range: £30K - £64K

£30K

£64K

£30,000 - £64,320 Range

BT
3.5

BT

Software Engineer

£35,704

 /yr
Range: £22K - £104K

£22K

£104K

£21,540 - £104,245 Range

BJSS
4.0

BJSS

Software Engineer

£46,419

 /yr
Range: £29K - £88K

£29K

£88K

£29,105 - £88,244 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer

£57,027

 /yr
Range: £22K - £151K

£22K

£151K

£22,104 - £150,776 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Engineer

£49,222

 /yr
Range: £30K - £76K

£30K

£76K

£30,000 - £76,479 Range

Arm
3.9

Arm

Software Engineer

£47,138

 /yr
Range: £30K - £100K

£30K

£100K

£30,000 - £100,000 Range

Sky
3.9

Sky

Software Engineer

£47,943

 /yr
Range: £27K - £107K

£27K

£107K

£27,433 - £106,807 Range

Ocado Technology
4.2

Ocado Technology

Software Engineer

£47,665

 /yr
Range: £33K - £75K

£33K

£75K

£32,642 - £75,000 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Software Engineer

£65,911

 /yr
Range: £16K - £133K

£16K

£133K

£15,647 - £133,019 Range

Skyscanner
3.9

Skyscanner

Software Engineer

£47,435

 /yr
Range: £30K - £88K

£30K

£88K

£30,016 - £87,878 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is £44,851 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 14122 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £71,941 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £27,962 per year.

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