Software Developer


Software developers create programs and systems that run on a computer, tablet, or other device. Software developers create, analyze, and test software to make it successful.


Software developers need:

· multitasking skills

· team-working skills

· math skills

· speaking skills

· writing skills


Software developers need a bachelor’s degree (four years) in computer science and strong computer programming skills.


Using technology is very important to a software developer’s job. Knowing a computer programming language like JavaScript is needed for a software developer to be successful.

Salary/Job Outlook

The average salary for a software developer is $103,620. Software developer jobs will be needed in the future due to the use of computers and the need for new computer software.