Software Developer

Kaihanga Pūmanawa Rorohiko

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Software developers develop and maintain computer software and websites.

Pay

Software developers with some experience usually earn

$58K-$80K per year

Senior developers with several years' experience usually earn

$80K-$110K per year

Source: AbsoluteIT, 'Remuneration Report', February 2016.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a software developer are good due to a shortage of workers.
Paul Thornley working at a computer

Software developers regularly run tests to ensure computer systems are working

Last updated 25 May 2017