Software Developer Salary

A Software Developer earns an average salary of R246,271 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oracle and Internet Information Server (IIS). Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

R118,716 - R456,175

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R72.71 - R433.25

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R170KR340KR510K
Salary
R118,716 - R456,175  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R48,293  
Profit Sharing
R2.34 - R58,723  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R120,220 - R489,027  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,756
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R150R300R450
Hourly Rate
R72.71 - R433.25  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R228.08  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R300KR600KR900K
Bonus
R0.00 - R48,293  
   
Profit Sharing
R2.34 - R58,723  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
R120,220 - R489,027  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Software Developer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Developer?

Software Developer in Johannesburg:
"Hectic."
Pros: The new challenges and technologies to try as well as the constant challenge of keeping up with new languages and systems.
Cons: You hardly sleep and you can't tell people details of what you do.

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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 103%



National Average
R256,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

up arrow 21%


.NET
up arrow 4%

Linux
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 1%

HTML
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 1%

C#
0%

Microsoft SQL Server
0%

JavaScript
0%

National Average
R256,000

ASP.NET
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 1%


up arrow 7%

PHP
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 382 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 39% dental benefits Dental: 4%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 61%
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