Job opportunities for software developers include programmer, coder, computer programmer, application developer and software developer.
Employment of software developers is projected to grow 24 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Software developers will be needed to respond to an increased demand for computer software.
The median annual wage for software application developers was $101,790 in May 2017. The median annual wage for software systems developers was $107,600.