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      This occupation group covers Software and Applications Programmers not elsewhere classified.

      Skill Level: 1

      Occupations in this group include:

        No occupations have currently been identified for this residual category.

    Average Income:
    The average salary for a Software and Applications Programmers nec is $ 100,885 for male employees and $ 86,964 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 36.9 Females: 38.8 Persons: 37.3
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 2613 Software and applications programmers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

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    Software and Applications Programmers nec job description, duties and education requirements


      SOFTWARE AND APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMERS design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications.

      Indicative Skill Level:

      In Australia and New Zealand:

        Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

      Tasks Include:
      • researching, consulting, analysing and evaluating system program needs
      • identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods
      • testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification
      • writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality accredited standards
      • writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures
      • providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costings for recommending software purchases and upgrades


      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP

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