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Software Developers, Applications

Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs.

Software Developers, Applications

About this Career Path

Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise computer programmers.

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Environment

Many software developers work for firms that deal in computer systems design and related services or for software publishers.

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Salary Breakdown

Software Developers, Applications

$86,000

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$52,000

ENTRY LEVEL

$86,000

MID LEVEL

$120,000

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Projected Jobs

Software Developers, Applications

12,740

Projected job openings through 2028

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Job Titles

Software Developers, Applications

JOB TITLE

Developer

Skill Level - Entry

JOB TITLE

Manager

Skill Level - Mid

JOB TITLE

Director

Skill Level - Advanced

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Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Software Developers, Applications

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KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

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KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

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KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

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KNOWLEDGE

Design

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SKILL

Programming

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SKILL

Systems Analysis

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SKILL

Systems Evaluation

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SKILL

Judgment and Decision Making

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SKILL

Critical Thinking

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ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

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ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

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ABILITY

Inductive Reasoning

A

ABILITY

Information Ordering

A

ABILITY

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