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        Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
        Brackley
        £28 per annum
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        Sparta Global
        City of London
        £23,000 - £26,000 per annum
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        Sparta Global
        Birmingham
        £23,000 - £26,000 per annum
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        Sparta Global
        City of London
        £23,000 - £26,000 per annum
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        Harvey Nash Plc
        Durham
        £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
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        Harvey Nash
        Durham
        £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
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        TalenTeam Limited
        Wealdstone
        £22,000 per annum
        Added yesterday
        Ascent People Ltd
        Coventry
        £20,000 - £25,000 per day
        Added yesterday
        Newton Colmore Consulting Ltd
        Gloucester
        Competitive
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        Software engineers develop and design, build and test computer programmes for businesses, educational purposes and leisure activities.

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        • FAQs
        FAQs
        What does a Software Engineer do?

        A software engineer's daily tasks will largely depend on the size of the company that you work for and the extent of research that it does. However, your main tasks may include:

        • Discussing requirements with clients and the development team
        • Taking part in the technical design process
        • Be part of the progress meetings
        • Writing or amending computer code
        • Testing and reviewing programmes and fixing problems where necessary
        • Keeping accurate records of the development process, tracking changes and outcomes
        • Trailing the programmes before release and following necessary quality checks
        • Maintaining and supporting programmes once they are released
        What skills and interests should an Software Engineer have?
        • The ability to understand the development process
        • Programming knowledge
        • The ability to work under pressure
        • The ability to meet deadlines
        • Strong mathematic skills
        What hours does a Software Engineer typically do?

        Software engineers usually work 37-40 weeks, Monday to Friday. However, you may have to do additional hours to suit your client's availability.

        What environment is a Software Engineer based in?

        You will be office-based, but may also have the opportunity to work from home.

        How much does a Software Engineer get paid?

        A standard starting salary ranges between £20,000 and £30,000. Experienced software engineers are likely to earn between £30,000 and £40,000. After a lot of experience, you can earn £50,000 to £70,000.

        What qualifications does a Software Engineer need?

        An apprenticeship, foundation degree or a degree are the entry requirements for this field.

        Useful subjects to study at school & university
        • Computer science
        • Information technology
        • Software development
        • Software engineering
        • Mathematics
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