Software Development Manager in Sydney, New South Wales Salary (Australia)

A Software Development Manager in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$140,718 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$97,587 - AU$166,071
AU$98K
AU$130K
AU$170K
MEDIAN: AU$130,827
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$180K
Salary AU$97,587 - AU$166,071
Bonus AU$2,061 - AU$30,050
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$24,832
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AU$99,066 - AU$180,956
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 93

Job Description for Software Development Manager

A software development manager is in charge of designing and developing software systems for medical, military, business, scientific, and general computing applications. They are also in charge of modifying existing software that may contain errors or that needs an upgrade. They analyze, store, and retrieve information that can enable them to create the best software available.

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Software Development Manager Tasks

  • Act as a resource for software developers on policies, procedures and technical issues.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all activities associated with writing software.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.
  • Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Development Manager

Pay by Experience for a Software Development Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Development Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$127,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Development Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$130,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Software Development Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$149,000 based on 30 salaries. A Software Development Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$150,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Development Manager

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Software Development Manager Salaries

▲10%

▲9%

National Average
AU$136,000

▼5%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Software Development Manager Salaries

▲18%


National Average
AU$136,000

▼3%


▼5%

SQL
▼5%

C#
▼6%


▼6%


C++
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 88%