HK$593,218
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The average pay for a Software Engineer is HK$593,218 per year.

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Salary HK$258,917 - HK$1,535,932
Bonus HK$197,739
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HK$258,917 - HK$1,663,814
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 17 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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 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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: HK$600,000

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Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Hong Kong?

Software Engineer in Hong Kong:
Pros: Dynamic work environment
Cons: Uncompetitive salary and heavy workload; lack of promotion opportunities

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 7%