The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is R286,791 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in C++ Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

R123,067 - R572,726
R120K
R300K
R570K
MEDIAN: R299,666
10%
50%
90%
R39.45 - R408.76
R39
R190
R410
MEDIAN: R194.42
10%
50%
90%
R0R590K
Salary R123,067 - R572,726
Bonus R0.00 - R67,405
Profit Sharing R10,000
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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R120,449 - R590,449
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 248
Hourly Data R0R408
Hourly Rate R39.45 - R408.76
Overtime R47.50
Annual Data R0R590K
Bonus R0.00 - R67,405
Profit Sharing R10,000
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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R120,449 - R590,449
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R246,000 based on 175 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R358,000 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R488,000 based on 27 salaries. A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R564,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R305,631

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Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer?

Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Port Elizabeth:
"It challenging."
Pros: Every day there is something new.
Cons: Working till midnight.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
▲85%

▲60%

▲17%

National Average
R306,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries



▲1%

National Average
R306,000

Python
▼2%

ASP.NET Framework
▼4%

JavaScript
▼5%


SQL
▼11%

Linux
▼12%

▼19%

C
▼21%

C++
▼24%

C#
▼27%

▼28%

▼31%

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 63%
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