A Mid-Career Software Engineer in Abu Dhabi earns an average salary of AED 168,000 per year.

AED 62,495 - AED 467,770
AED 170K
AED 470K
MEDIAN: AED 168,000
Salary AED 62,495 - AED 467,770
Bonus AED 10,000
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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).
AED 66,188 - AED 485,473
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.


Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Engineer

5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
AED 174,000




Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 24%