Software Developer Jobs in Virginia

Design and build applications that run on computers or in web browsers. Software developers may specialize in specific software applications or underlying systems that run devices and networks. Developers consider the users’ needs and the capabilities of the technology being used in order to tailor software to best fill those needs. When planning how each part of the software will fit together, they often create flowcharts and other models/diagrams. These graphics are helpful when constructing or demonstrating the application’s functionality.

Software developers are responsible for ensuring that their programs continue to function correctly through various tests. They also document the software’s features so that the records can be referenced during future maintenance and upgrades.

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Edify Technologies, Inc. - Richmond, VA
Keep abreast of new technologies and tools for software development, testing, implementation and maintenance....
3 days ago
BAE Systems - Herndon, VA
We are looking for experienced Software Developers to join our technology-based program supporting a key government customer....
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BAE Systems - Herndon, VA
We are looking for experienced Software Developers to join our technology-based program supporting a key government customer....
3 days ago
RTX - Herndon, VA
Experience all aspects of a software development life-cycle as a member of a dynamic team....
3 days ago
Capital One - King William, VA
development on Front End Applications leveraging a test-driven development pattern Own the technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems Share your passion...
3 days ago
Capital One - Hanover, VA
development on Front End Applications leveraging a test-driven development pattern Own the technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems Share your passion...
3 days ago
Deloitte - Arlington, VA
Practitioners will utilize ServiceNow as well as best practices for software development methodologies outlined by Deloitte, to ensure that their work is compliant, efficient, and effective....
3 days ago
General Dynamics Information Technology - Fairfax, VA
As a Service Now Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service....
3 days ago
Tactical Engineering & Analysis Inc. - Fredericksburg, VA
Assist with Risk Analysis for implementation of program requirements Perform software development for the Common Host Interface elements of the modernization effort Perform Software Development using...
3 days ago
Guidehouse - Fairfax, VA
., Business, Finance, Accounting, Information Systems, Computer Science, engineering, mathematics, physics, or similar etc.)...
3 days ago
eTRANSERVICES - Arlington, VA
eTRANSERVICES offers exciting employment opportunities for individuals looking for a dynamic, fast-paced, growth-oriented work environment with a developmental career ph. You will find a place...
3 days ago
Booz Allen Hamilton - Arlington, VA
Job Number: R0107596 ServiceNow Developer, Mid The Challenge: Are you looking for an opportunity to develop a platform that will have an impact on the newest Military Service Branch's onboarding...
3 days ago
Stanley Reid & Company - Fairfax, VA
The team regularly has roles for Software Developers and for DevOps Engineers....
3 days ago
Stanley Reid & Company - Springfield, VA
Our client runs a Tactical Research & Development program focused on applications of Signal Processing to direct missions. The team, which works in conjunction with customer-owned labs, identifies...
3 days ago
Tantus Technologies, Inc - Mc Lean, VA
Technologies, Inc. (Tantus) - recognized by the Washington Post as a Top Workplace - is seeking a Oracle SOA Developer to join our team. This position is located in McLean, VA. This initiative is...
3 days ago

Demographic Data for Virginia

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Software Developer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Software Security
This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them - such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and...

Software Architecture
The way that software components - subroutines, classes, functions, etc. - are arranged, and the interactions between them, is called architecture. In this course you will study the ways these...

Software Design as an Element of the Software Development Lifecycle
This course talks about software development lifecycles a description/prescription for how we write software. Design is a step in this life cycle, and the course explores the implications of this....

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Salary for Software Developer Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Software Developer jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.

$79,583

Highest Education Level

Software Developers in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.6%)
  • Master's Degree (34.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.9%)
  • High School or GED (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Software Developers in Virginia
  • 4-6 years (34.0%)
  • 2-4 years (17.4%)
  • 6-8 years (16.1%)
  • None (15.1%)
  • 10+ years (11.9%)
  • 1-2 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (1.0%)

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