MyBroadband’s recent qualifications and salary survey reveals that project managers, analysts, and programmers enjoy the highest starting salaries in the South African IT market.
The survey was completed by 5,867 South Africans, of which the majority completed a tertiary qualification.
The starting salaries of graduates over the last 10 years were used to calculate the average salaries, which were adjusted for inflation and salary increases.
The survey results show that project managers and analysts enjoy an average starting salary of over R16,000 per month.
Other fields with good starting salaries included programmers and software developers, and website managers.