R587,755
Avg. Salary
R288
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R32,500

Bonus

R12,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Pretoria is R288 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Pretoria is R587,755 per year.

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R0.00
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R287.80
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R0.00
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MEDIAN R287.80
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R419k
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R588k
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R815k
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MEDIAN R587,755
R418,699 - R815,201
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R820K
MEDIAN: R587,755
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R0R857K
Salary R418,699 - R815,201
Bonus R6,801 - R129,190
Profit Sharing R12,000
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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R430,973 - R857,138
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused and working alone is typical.

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Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
37%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲24%

National Average
R630,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲6%


National Average
R630,000

▼8%

SQL
▼10%


▼13%

▼18%

C#
▼19%

▼35%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 24%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 76%