Salary Back-End Software Engineer

Our data for salaries for back-end software engineer has been updated the last time on 30-10-2021. On 30-10-2021 the average salary for a back-end software engineer was £ 6,181. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for back-end software engineer are £ 143,000 and the lowest are £ 42,000. The most common salaries for back-end software engineer are between £ 58,000 (25%) and £ 88,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of £ 11,916 and a minimum of £ 3,541 with the most common monthly salaries for back-end software engineer between £ 4,875 and £ 7,291 per month or £ 28 and £ 42 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for back-end software engineer in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for back-end software engineer based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for back-end software engineer are compared:

England – average salary £ 6,181

The top cities for back-end software engineer in England are:

  1. Tyne And Wear £ 7,581 per month.
  2. Moor Park £ 7,417 per month.
  3. Little Dunmow £ 7,348 per month.
  4. Saint Helier £ 7,114 per month.
  5. Tyseley £ 6,953 per month.
  6. Ide Hill £ 6,865 per month.
  7. Corringham £ 6,854 per month.
  8. Nuthall £ 6,816 per month.
  9. Chessington £ 6,739 per month.
  10. Ripponden £ 6,732 per month.
  11. Woolhampton £ 6,685 per month.
  12. Magdalen £ 6,588 per month.
  13. Docklands £ 6,587 per month.
  14. Adderbury £ 6,562 per month.
  15. Kidbrooke £ 6,559 per month.
  16. Culham £ 6,533 per month.
  17. Wargrave £ 6,533 per month.
  18. Stokenchurch £ 6,533 per month.
  19. Lake District National Park £ 6,524 per month.
  20. Wrotham £ 6,523 per month.
  21. Porthleven £ 6,503 per month.
  22. Aysgarth £ 6,503 per month.
  23. Brill £ 6,477 per month.
  24. Bude Haven £ 6,431 per month.
  25. Ladbroke Grove Station £ 6,428 per month.
  26. East Dulwich £ 6,417 per month.
  27. Flamstead £ 6,401 per month.
  28. Lower Langford £ 6,377 per month.
  29. Finsbury Park £ 6,370 per month.
  30. Buckland £ 6,361 per month.
  31. West End Of London £ 6,361 per month.
  32. Curdridge £ 6,357 per month.
  33. North Weald Bassett £ 6,355 per month.
  34. Headcorn £ 6,355 per month.
  35. Cabot £ 6,350 per month.
  36. Hursley £ 6,341 per month.
  37. Christleton £ 6,334 per month.
  38. Saint Johns Wood £ 6,324 per month.
  39. West Hampstead £ 6,318 per month.
  40. Bloomsbury £ 6,316 per month.
  41. Brentford £ 6,308 per month.
  42. Almondsbury £ 6,303 per month.
  43. Whitfield £ 6,289 per month.
  44. Spitalfields £ 6,285 per month.
  45. Lodsworth £ 6,278 per month.
  46. Angel Station £ 6,263 per month.
  47. Sefton £ 6,259 per month.
  48. Chudleigh £ 6,258 per month.
  49. Central And Westminster £ 6,253 per month.
  50. Stepney £ 6,251 per month.
  51. Aylesbury Vale £ 6,251 per month.
  52. Little Eaton £ 6,248 per month.
  53. Bisley £ 6,231 per month.
  54. Hamble £ 6,224 per month.
  55. Knightsbridge £ 6,217 per month.
  56. Chalfont Saint Giles £ 6,214 per month.
  57. Hampton Hill £ 6,213 per month.
  58. Walton Upon Trent £ 6,207 per month.
  59. Knowle £ 6,207 per month.
  60. Nether Alderley £ 6,207 per month.
  61. Easton £ 6,201 per month.
  62. Bridge £ 6,198 per month.
  63. Corfe Castle £ 6,192 per month.
  64. Wedmore £ 6,192 per month.
  65. Erdington £ 6,191 per month.
  66. Welwyn Garden City £ 6,190 per month.
  67. Windsor And Maidenhead £ 6,181 per month.
  68. Forest Of Dean £ 6,180 per month.
  69. Ottershaw £ 6,177 per month.
  70. Burnham Market £ 6,177 per month.
  71. Teynham £ 6,176 per month.
  72. Hammersmith £ 6,173 per month.
  73. Carrington £ 6,173 per month.
  74. Milford On Sea £ 6,173 per month.
  75. Moortown £ 6,171 per month.
  76. Finchampstead £ 6,166 per month.
  77. Langford £ 6,166 per month.
  78. Lamberhurst £ 6,164 per month.
  79. Warmley £ 6,162 per month.
  80. Belsize Park £ 6,150 per month.
  81. Euston £ 6,132 per month.
  82. Plumstead £ 6,130 per month.
  83. Dartington £ 6,126 per month.
  84. Bampton £ 6,124 per month.
  85. Chinnor £ 6,124 per month.
  86. Longlevens £ 6,124 per month.
  87. Highcliffe £ 6,123 per month.
  88. Mount £ 6,106 per month.
  89. North Acton £ 6,101 per month.
  90. Milton-Under-Wychwood £ 6,098 per month.
  91. Coningsby £ 6,093 per month.
  92. Arnside £ 6,090 per month.
  93. North Lynn £ 6,085 per month.
  94. West Berkshire £ 6,085 per month.
  95. Millbrook £ 6,085 per month.
  96. Nottingham £ 5,208 per month.
  97. Greater London £ 4,875 per month.
  98. London £ 4,375 per month.
  99. Loughborough £ 3,750 per month.
  100. Cambridge £ 3,541 per month.

Northern Ireland – average salary £ 6,181

The top cities for back-end software engineer in Northern Ireland are:

  1. Oxford £ 6,118 per month.
  2. Ballymena District £ 6,099 per month.
  3. Seapatrick £ 6,007 per month.
  4. Randalstown £ 5,994 per month.
  5. Dromore £ 5,966 per month.
  6. Whiteabbey £ 5,897 per month.
  7. Comber £ 5,887 per month.
  8. Portstewart £ 5,773 per month.
  9. Ballynahinch £ 5,723 per month.
  10. Newry And Mourne £ 5,689 per month.
  11. Milton Keynes £ 5,681 per month.
  12. Limavady £ 5,668 per month.
  13. Ballyclare £ 5,633 per month.
  14. Ballycastle £ 5,630 per month.
  15. Fermanagh District £ 5,610 per month.
  16. Portrush £ 5,607 per month.
  17. Crumlin £ 5,604 per month.
  18. Castlewellan £ 5,583 per month.
  19. Galgorm £ 5,579 per month.
  20. Ulster £ 5,522 per month.
  21. Strabane £ 5,512 per month.
  22. Dunmurry £ 5,450 per month.
  23. Leicester £ 5,450 per month.
  24. Glasgow £ 5,448 per month.
  25. Coleraine District £ 5,364 per month.
  26. Lurgan £ 5,315 per month.
  27. Nottingham £ 5,315 per month.
  28. Cardiff £ 5,311 per month.
  29. Dundonald £ 5,277 per month.
  30. Down District £ 5,257 per month.
  31. Donaghadee £ 5,198 per month.
  32. Bristol £ 5,174 per month.
  33. Remote £ 5,149 per month.
  34. Newcastle £ 5,144 per month.
  35. Toome £ 5,134 per month.
  36. Jordanstown £ 5,086 per month.
  37. Holywood £ 5,049 per month.
  38. Leeds £ 5,047 per month.
  39. Moira £ 4,974 per month.
  40. Mallusk £ 4,966 per month.
  41. Bushmills £ 4,958 per month.
  42. Portadown £ 4,772 per month.
  43. Newtownards £ 4,698 per month.
  44. Downpatrick £ 4,675 per month.
  45. Coleraine £ 4,671 per month.
  46. Ballymoney £ 4,665 per month.
  47. Carrickfergus £ 4,550 per month.
  48. Lisburn £ 4,467 per month.
  49. Newtownabbey £ 4,236 per month.
  50. Cookstown £ 4,187 per month.
  51. Larne £ 4,179 per month.
  52. Enniskillen £ 4,150 per month.
  53. Derry £ 4,078 per month.
  54. Warrenpoint £ 3,984 per month.
  55. Hillsborough £ 3,980 per month.
  56. Ballymena £ 3,818 per month.
  57. Carryduff £ 3,793 per month.
  58. Banbridge £ 3,558 per month.
  59. Omagh £ 3,512 per month.
  60. Antrim £ 3,512 per month.
  61. Newry £ 3,512 per month.
  62. Bangor £ 3,499 per month.
  63. Armagh £ 3,324 per month.
  64. Birmingham £ 3,287 per month.
  65. Belfast £ 3,134 per month.
  66. Manchester £ 3,130 per month.
  67. London £ 2,748 per month.
  68. Edinburgh £ 2,594 per month.
  69. Dungannon £ 2,253 per month.
  70. Magherafelt £ 2,142 per month.
  71. Craigavon £ 1,743 per month.

Scotland – average salary £ 6,181

The top cities for back-end software engineer in Scotland are:

  1. Garthdee £ 7,354 per month.
  2. Auchinleck £ 7,022 per month.
  3. Dounreay £ 6,961 per month.
  4. Rhu £ 6,717 per month.
  5. Dalbeattie £ 6,481 per month.
  6. Abington £ 6,309 per month.
  7. Muir Of Ord £ 6,201 per month.
  8. Wilton £ 6,192 per month.
  9. Braemar £ 6,157 per month.
  10. Holytown £ 6,129 per month.
  11. Springfield £ 6,100 per month.
  12. Gourock £ 6,094 per month.
  13. Isle Of Lewis £ 6,094 per month.
  14. Isle Of Mull £ 6,089 per month.
  15. Moffat £ 6,063 per month.
  16. Milltimber £ 6,059 per month.
  17. Fortrose £ 6,046 per month.
  18. Grampian Region £ 6,029 per month.
  19. Strathclyde £ 6,029 per month.
  20. Westhill £ 6,014 per month.
  21. Kirkliston £ 6,014 per month.
  22. Cramond £ 6,006 per month.
  23. Bishopton £ 5,995 per month.
  24. Dirleton £ 5,995 per month.
  25. Ballantrae £ 5,995 per month.
  26. Dunkeld £ 5,986 per month.
  27. Cumnock £ 5,979 per month.
  28. Lochearnhead £ 5,970 per month.
  29. Portree £ 5,966 per month.
  30. Inverkeithing £ 5,963 per month.
  31. Peebles £ 5,960 per month.
  32. Ballachulish £ 5,960 per month.
  33. Nairn £ 5,960 per month.
  34. West Kilbride £ 5,954 per month.
  35. Lauder £ 5,944 per month.
  36. Forres £ 5,940 per month.
  37. Glasgow Central Station £ 5,915 per month.
  38. Whiteinch £ 5,909 per month.
  39. Gretna £ 5,906 per month.
  40. Kelty £ 5,904 per month.
  41. Elie £ 5,904 per month.
  42. Bonnybridge £ 5,903 per month.
  43. Bridge Of Don £ 5,903 per month.
  44. Armadale £ 5,903 per month.
  45. Uphall £ 5,903 per month.
  46. Prestonpans £ 5,903 per month.
  47. Barrhead £ 5,903 per month.
  48. Denny £ 5,899 per month.
  49. Crossgates £ 5,898 per month.
  50. Tarland £ 5,898 per month.
  51. Lochore £ 5,897 per month.
  52. Millport £ 5,891 per month.
  53. Newton Mearns £ 5,874 per month.
  54. Polmont £ 5,872 per month.
  55. Falkland £ 5,858 per month.
  56. Dunblane £ 5,858 per month.
  57. Campbeltown £ 5,843 per month.
  58. Dalgety Bay £ 5,842 per month.
  59. Ullapool £ 5,831 per month.
  60. Peterhead £ 5,826 per month.
  61. Isle Of Skye £ 5,826 per month.
  62. Queensferry £ 5,812 per month.
  63. Biggar £ 5,812 per month.
  64. Balloch £ 5,812 per month.
  65. Braehead £ 5,812 per month.
  66. Lothian £ 5,812 per month.
  67. Newton Stewart £ 5,812 per month.
  68. Bishopbriggs £ 5,804 per month.
  69. Lockerbie £ 5,804 per month.
  70. Wick £ 5,804 per month.
  71. Tighnabruaich £ 5,794 per month.
  72. Blackford £ 5,791 per month.
  73. Luss £ 5,785 per month.
  74. Corstorphine £ 5,785 per month.
  75. Alness £ 5,779 per month.
  76. Coupar Angus £ 5,778 per month.
  77. Banff £ 5,778 per month.
  78. Laurencekirk £ 5,778 per month.
  79. Dunbar £ 5,774 per month.
  80. Cockburnspath £ 5,774 per month.
  81. Auchtertool £ 5,772 per month.
  82. Scone £ 5,772 per month.
  83. Kincardine £ 5,767 per month.
  84. Port Glasgow £ 5,761 per month.
  85. Ballater £ 5,758 per month.
  86. Alva £ 5,758 per month.
  87. Gretna Green £ 5,758 per month.
  88. Forfar And District £ 5,757 per month.
  89. Lairg £ 5,754 per month.
  90. Muirhead £ 5,753 per month.
  91. Central Belt £ 5,750 per month.
  92. Banchory £ 5,730 per month.
  93. Inverness-Shire £ 5,729 per month.
  94. Arrochar £ 5,723 per month.
  95. Argyllshire £ 5,711 per month.
  96. Montrose £ 5,702 per month.
  97. Lochgilphead £ 5,702 per month.
  98. Comrie £ 5,693 per month.
  99. Lennoxtown £ 5,670 per month.

Wales – average salary £ 6,181

The top cities for back-end software engineer in Wales are:

  1. Lisvane £ 8,031 per month.
  2. Dafen £ 7,044 per month.
  3. Caerleon £ 6,345 per month.
  4. Valley £ 6,211 per month.
  5. Pontlliw £ 6,189 per month.
  6. Pontardawe £ 6,181 per month.
  7. Llanbadarn-Fawr £ 6,141 per month.
  8. Magor £ 6,125 per month.
  9. Greenfield £ 6,120 per month.
  10. Ceredigion £ 6,054 per month.
  11. Machynlleth £ 5,960 per month.
  12. Betws-Y-Coed £ 5,960 per month.
  13. Ystradgynlais £ 5,959 per month.
  14. Clwyd £ 5,915 per month.
  15. Saltney £ 5,915 per month.
  16. Denbighshire £ 5,915 per month.
  17. Rhuddlan £ 5,915 per month.
  18. Ewloe £ 5,910 per month.
  19. Mold £ 5,906 per month.
  20. Gaerwen £ 5,906 per month.
  21. Criccieth £ 5,906 per month.
  22. Y Felinheli £ 5,898 per month.
  23. Kinmel Bay £ 5,883 per month.
  24. Risca £ 5,853 per month.
  25. Beddgelert £ 5,846 per month.
  26. Crosshands £ 5,842 per month.
  27. Shotton £ 5,821 per month.
  28. Pen-Y-Bont Ar Ogwr £ 5,812 per month.
  29. Llanberis £ 5,801 per month.
  30. Queensferry £ 5,779 per month.
  31. Whitchurch £ 5,767 per month.
  32. Pencader £ 5,764 per month.
  33. Abersoch £ 5,751 per month.
  34. Flintshire £ 5,740 per month.
  35. Llantrisant £ 5,738 per month.
  36. Burry Port £ 5,723 per month.
  37. Kidwelly £ 5,708 per month.
  38. Gwynedd £ 5,707 per month.
  39. Barmouth £ 5,702 per month.
  40. Pembroke Dock £ 5,689 per month.
  41. Hendy Gwyn £ 5,667 per month.
  42. Baglan £ 5,654 per month.
  43. Chepstow £ 5,645 per month.
  44. Montgomery £ 5,643 per month.
  45. Crickhowell £ 5,640 per month.
  46. Carmarthenshire £ 5,627 per month.
  47. Tonypandy £ 5,615 per month.
  48. Saint Mellons £ 5,615 per month.
  49. Presteigne £ 5,612 per month.
  50. Glascoed £ 5,596 per month.
  51. Borth £ 5,595 per month.
  52. Abercynon £ 5,592 per month.
  53. North Wales £ 5,587 per month.
  54. Mountain Ash £ 5,582 per month.
  55. Bedwas £ 5,581 per month.
  56. Broughton £ 5,573 per month.
  57. Roath £ 5,572 per month.
  58. Cardiff City £ 5,568 per month.
  59. Cardigan £ 5,562 per month.
  60. Nantgarw £ 5,537 per month.
  61. Ammanford £ 5,503 per month.
  62. Ebbw Vale £ 5,503 per month.
  63. Vale Of Glamorgan £ 5,503 per month.
  64. Cross Hands £ 5,500 per month.
  65. Swansea City £ 5,494 per month.
  66. Brynmawr £ 5,494 per month.
  67. Saundersfoot £ 5,489 per month.
  68. Tredegar £ 5,479 per month.
  69. Treforest £ 5,454 per month.
  70. Lampeter £ 5,437 per month.
  71. Dinas Powys £ 5,429 per month.
  72. Llansamlet £ 5,424 per month.
  73. Taff’S Well £ 5,421 per month.
  74. Bronllys £ 5,416 per month.
  75. Rhayader £ 5,407 per month.
  76. Milford Haven £ 5,402 per month.
  77. Corwen £ 5,396 per month.
  78. Hirwaun £ 5,396 per month.
  79. Llanishen £ 5,395 per month.
  80. Llansantffraid-Ym-Mechain £ 5,393 per month.
  81. Tonyrefail £ 5,384 per month.
  82. Llanrwst £ 5,380 per month.
  83. Gorseinon £ 5,371 per month.
  84. Porth £ 5,359 per month.
  85. Llandovery £ 5,348 per month.
  86. Torfaen £ 5,346 per month.
  87. Aberaeron £ 5,319 per month.
  88. Mid Glamorgan £ 5,317 per month.
  89. Mamhilad £ 5,316 per month.
  90. Pembroke £ 5,310 per month.
  91. Welshpool £ 5,291 per month.
  92. Brecon £ 5,283 per month.
  93. Skewen £ 5,283 per month.
  94. Powys £ 5,266 per month.
  95. Bodelwyddan £ 5,265 per month.
  96. Pentyrch £ 5,255 per month.
  97. Aberdare £ 5,239 per month.
  98. Llantwit Major £ 5,233 per month.
  99. Porthmadog £ 5,233 per month.
  100. South Glamorgan £ 5,223 per month.

Salary back-end software engineer per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for back-end software engineer based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Hourly Salary
England £ 74,000 £ 6,181 £ 35.66
Northern Ireland £ 74,000 £ 6,181 £ 35.66
Scotland £ 74,000 £ 6,181 £ 35.66
Wales £ 74,000 £ 6,181 £ 35.66

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Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Front End Software Engineer £ 54,000 £ 4,541 £ 1,048 £ 26.2
Fullstack Software Engineer £ 110,000 £ 9,208 £ 2,125 £ 53.12
Java Backend Developer £ 81,000 £ 6,718 £ 1,550 £ 38.76
Lead Software Engineer £ 69,000 £ 5,746 £ 1,326 £ 33.15
Full Stack Software Engineer £ 71,000 £ 5,945 £ 1,372 £ 34.3
Front End Engineer £ 56,000 £ 4,638 £ 1,070 £ 26.76
Software Support Engineer £ 34,000 £ 2,796 £ 645 £ 16.14
Software Development Engineer in Test £ 59,000 £ 4,937 £ 1,139 £ 28.49
IT Support Engineer £ 27,000 £ 2,240 £ 516 £ 12.92
IT Security Engineer £ 67,000 £ 5,583 £ 1,288 £ 32.21
IT Engineer £ 29,000 £ 2,443 £ 563 £ 14.1
Software Engineer £ 54,000 £ 4,496 £ 1,037 £ 25.94
Staff Software Engineer £ 59,000 £ 4,895 £ 1,129 £ 28.25
Software Development Engineer £ 48,000 £ 3,995 £ 921 £ 23.05
Software Test Engineer £ 39,000 £ 3,242 £ 748 £ 18.7
Software Design Engineer £ 43,000 £ 3,555 £ 820 £ 20.51
Software Engineering Manager £ 80,000 £ 6,684 £ 1,542 £ 38.56
Senior Software Engineer £ 61,000 £ 5,098 £ 1,176 £ 29.41
Senior Front End Engineer £ 66,000 £ 5,510 £ 1,271 £ 31.79
Senior Embedded Software Engineer £ 53,000 £ 4,439 £ 1,024 £ 25.61
Principal Software Engineer £ 68,000 £ 5,674 £ 1,309 £ 32.74
C Software Engineer £ 72,000 £ 5,996 £ 1,383 £ 34.6
Embedded Software Engineer £ 47,000 £ 3,906 £ 901 £ 22.54
Front End Developer £ 46,000 £ 3,865 £ 892 £ 22.3
Software Development Manager £ 67,000 £ 5,589 £ 1,289 £ 32.24
Senior Front End Developer £ 66,000 £ 5,482 £ 1,265 £ 31.63
Full Stack Software Developer £ 45,000 £ 3,721 £ 858 £ 21.47
System Engineer £ 53,000 £ 4,443 £ 1,025 £ 25.64