Software Developer in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

The average pay for a Software Developer in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$64,416 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$46,515 - C$87,481
C$47K
C$65K
C$87K
MEDIAN: C$64,635
10%
50%
90%
C$17.42 - C$60.00
C$17
C$30
C$60
MEDIAN: C$29.83
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$91K
Salary C$46,515 - C$87,481
Bonus C$596 - C$9,033
Profit Sharing C$515 - C$10,033
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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C$45,697 - C$91,382
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 644
Hourly Data C$0C$670
Hourly Rate C$17.42 - C$60.00
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$18.74 - C$670
Annual Data C$0C$91K
Bonus C$596 - C$9,033
Profit Sharing C$515 - C$10,033
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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C$45,697 - C$91,382
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

Job Description for Software Developer

Software developers develop computer applications that allow users to perform specific tasks on computers or other devices. They may also develop or customize existing systems that run devices or control networks. Most of the time, software developers work in an office. A bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science, information technology, or other relevant majors is often required. They are required to have relevant job experience.

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Software Developer Tasks

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

Software Developer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

Pay by Experience for a Software Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 229 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 95 salaries. An experienced Software Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$89,000 based on 37 salaries. A Software Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$100,000 based on 7 salaries.

Software Developer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Vancouver?

Software Developer in Vancouver:
"Great opportunities. Pay does not reflect living expenses."
Pros: The city is amazing with lots of parks and beaches. It's a city in nature.
Cons: People are not friendly. Feeling of isolation.

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
▲53%

▲37%

▲16%

National Average
C$65,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries


▲7%

SQL
▲5%

▼0%

National Average
C$65,000

▼2%

▼2%

▼3%

▼4%


C#
▼9%

C++
▼9%


Visual Basic (VB)
▼11%

▼13%

C
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 14%