PayScale has released its latest salary data for South Africa, with details on what IT positions pay in the country.
PayScale hosts a database of job salaries based on data profiles of positions in the market.
Job descriptions, job satisfaction, job demographics, common job skills, and information on university degrees is also available on the site.
The site also lists what employees are paid at South Africa’s biggest companies, based on the position they hold.
“PayScale’s salary data is based on reported information by over 270,000 South African employees with up to nine years working experience, updated as of January 2018,” stated the website.
The table below details the average salaries and salary ranges of IT employees at South Africa’s biggest companies – based on the position they hold.
The salary figures are based on employee profiles with varying years of experience. Positions and companies with little salary data were omitted from the comparison.
|Position||Median Salary||Salary Range|
|Software Developer||R364,069||R161,000 – R944,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R394,072||R256,000 – R563,000|
|Network Engineer||R160,000||R85,000 – R328,000|
|Customer Support Engineer||R163,807||R121,000 – R229,000|
|Senior Systems Engineer||R323,277||R254,000 – R391,000|
|Java Developer||R326,991||R240,000 – R419,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R380,182||R151,000 – R556,000|
|Software Engineer||R348,391||R242,000 – R492,000|
|Senior Software Engineer||R540,000||R388,000 – R690,000|
|Software Developer||R310,000||R251,000 – R548,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R380,000||R246,000 – R546,000|
|Systems Analyst||R473,544||R299,000 – R747,000|
|Java Developer||R488,368||R239,000 – R703,000|
|Support Engineer, IT||R136,800||R105,000 – R235,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R369,932||R245,000 – R567,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R334,328||R182,000 – R710,000|
|Software Developer||R262,749||R180,000 – R278,000|
|Business Analyst, IT||R352,935||R209,000 – R657,000|
|Software Developer||R365,115||R233,000 – R763,000|
|Project Manager, IT||R737,000||R254,000 – R996,000|
|Support Technician, IT||R192,000||R153,000 – R255,000|
|Field Service Technician||R259,820||R158,000 – R330,000|