Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Software Analyst is $66,977
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Analysts?
An entry-level Software Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,752 based on 35 salaries. An early career Software Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,834 based on 121 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Software Analysts Do?
Software analysts are responsible for all aspects of software development projects. They work with customers to develop an understanding of their needs and the specifications the project will require. After careful planning and research, they work with other software developers to produce code and a system to meet those specifications. They help test the software to ensure it fully meets their customers’ needs. Once the completed project is delivered, software analysts work with the customer …Read more
- Implement and test programs for business goals, ensuring fit to user needs.
- Document existing systems, proposed modifications, and software requirements.
- Participate in code reviews and provide technical expertise.
- Analyze and modify software systems using a variety of coding languages.