R511,862
Avg. Salary
R350
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R39,035

Bonus

R20,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Johannesburg is R350 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Johannesburg is R511,862 per year.

R75.00
10%
R350.00
50%
R550.00
90%
MEDIAN R350.00
R311k
10%
R512k
50%
R845k
90%
MEDIAN R511,862
R311,493 - R845,411
R310K
R510K
R850K
MEDIAN: R511,862
10%
50%
90%
R75.00 - R550
R350
MEDIAN: R350
50%
R0R908K
Salary R311,493 - R845,411
Bonus R14,544 - R76,026
Profit Sharing R20,000
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).
)
R300,523 - R908,155
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 78
Hourly Data R0R550
Hourly Rate R350
Overtime R356
Annual Data R0R908K
Bonus R14,544 - R76,026
Profit Sharing R20,000
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).
)
R300,523 - R908,155
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
61%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲42%

National Average
R555,000

▼9%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲14%

SQL
▲4%

National Average
R555,000

▼2%



▼10%

C#
▼11%

▼11%

▼12%


▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
61%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 61%