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Programmers and Software Development Professionals

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About this career

£35,805

Median salary

New workers start around £21,672.21. Normal pay is £35,805 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £63,344.47.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Writes operational documentation and provides subsequent support and training for users.
  • Plans and maintains database structures.
  • Implements and evaluates the software.
  • Writes code for specialist programming for computer games, (for example, artificial intelligence, 3D engine development).
  • Tests and corrects software programs.
  • Develops user interfaces.
  • Writes and codes individual programs according to specifications.
  • Undertakes feasibility study to design software solutions.
  • Examines existing software and determines requirements for new/modified systems in the light of business needs.

Skills

Job postings

Active Learning
83
Critical Thinking
83
Reading Comprehension
81
Mathematics
79
Active Listening
72
Learning Strategies
71
Speaking
69
Writing
68
Monitoring
66
Science
64