Average Early-Career Software Developer with Java Skills Salary in South Africa

R339,706
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R29,118
Bonus
R16,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Developer with Java skills in South Africa is R339,706.
10%
ZAR 147k
MEDIAN
ZAR 340k
90%
ZAR 470k
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Salary
R147k - R470k
Bonus
R6k - R46k
Profit Sharing
R0 - R16k
Total Pay
R158k - R505k

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Job Description for Software Developer

Software Developer 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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Popular Skills for Software Developer

Skills that pay less than market rate include ASP.NET Framework, .NET, SQL, JavaScript and C# Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

An entry-level Software Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R200,000 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Software Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R413,257 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Software Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R610,545 based on 8 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 67 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.4%
Mid Career
65.7%
Experienced
11.9%