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Software Developer Salary

A Software Developer earns an average salary of R241,539 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
R114,189 - R450,866
(Median)
R110K
R240K
R450K
MEDIAN: R241,538
10%
50%
90%

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R65.00 - R432.55
(Median)
R65
R200
R430
MEDIAN: R198.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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R0R170KR340KR510K
Salary
R114,189 - R450,866  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R48,175  
Profit Sharing
R11.95 - R48,479  
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).
)
R116,482 - R484,557  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,529
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R150R300R450
Hourly Rate
R65.00 - R432.55  
   
Overtime
R1.49 - R333.95  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
R0R300KR600KR900K
Bonus
R0.00 - R48,175  
   
Profit Sharing
R11.95 - R48,479  
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).
)
R116,482 - R484,557  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 74
United States (change)

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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 107%



National Average
R249,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

up arrow 24%

up arrow 5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 1%

SQL
0%

HTML
0%

JavaScript
0%

National Average
R249,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET
up arrow 2%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 4%

up arrow 6%

PHP
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 341 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
28%
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%