HK$256,567
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A Software Engineer with Java skills earns an average salary of HK$247,161 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

HK$106,186 - HK$775,664
HK$110K
HK$260K
HK$780K
MEDIAN: HK$256,567
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Salary HK$106,186 - HK$775,664
Bonus HK$0.00 - HK$200,000
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HK$106,898 - HK$812,026
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73

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.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-3%

National Average: HK$266,249

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

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲28%

National Average
HK$266,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 26%