The average salary for a Software Development Manager in South Africa is R748,277.
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Job Description for Software Development Manager
A software development manager is in charge of designing and developing software systems for medical, military, business, scientific, and general computing applications. They are also in charge of modifying existing software that may contain errors or that needs an upgrade. They analyze, store, and retrieve information that can enable them to create the best software available. It is also important for a software development manager to have good communication skills, because they have to consu…Read more
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Popular Skills for Software Development Manager
C# Programming Language
Agile Software Development
Skills in People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Agile Software Development, C# Programming Language, Software Development and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Software Development Manager
An early career Software Development Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R686,219 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Software Development Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R704,678 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Software Development Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R775,321 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R956,545.
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