The average pay for a Software Engineer is €37,220 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

€23,584 - €58,069
€24K
€37K
€58K
MEDIAN: €37,167
10%
50%
90%
€42.91 - €63.13
€61
MEDIAN: €60.67
50%
€0€61K
Salary €23,584 - €58,069
Bonus €501 - €5,160
Profit Sharing €1,800
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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€23,989 - €61,181
  • Country: Belgium
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 247
Hourly Data €0€119
Hourly Rate €60.67
Overtime €120
Annual Data €0€61K
Bonus €501 - €5,160
Profit Sharing €1,800
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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€23,989 - €61,181
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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.

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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.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €38,555

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Brussels:
"A lot of responsabilities / Small feeling of exploitation."
Pros: I directly had a lot of responsabilities. I developed an entirely new product for the company that has already been sold to 60+ different client for 5,000€ per unit (~2,000€ of gain per unit). I learned a lot given that I developed the backend and frontend, and I also was responsible for the installation on the servers (~devops).
Cons: It's a little stressful given that I am directly responsible in case of bugs in the software. I also know that the company made a lot of money thanks to my work : more than 4 times my annual salary for a software that took me 3 months to develop (and I am the only person developing and installing it). Hence I feel a little bit exploited.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲23%

▲11%

National Average
€39,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲14%


▲7%

▲2%

National Average
€39,000

▼3%

C++
▼3%

▼4%


SQL
▼8%

C#
▼10%

▼15%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 20%