About $102,550 every year.
How many people are currently employed in this career?
From 2012 there has been about 1 million jobs or people employed.
Why would someone want this job?
People like to be software developer because it is what they like to do and it's what they would do best at. Also, they might want to understand technology better and learn how to use new and advanced technology.
What advice would you give to someone interested in this job?
Be open minded, creative, and unique. Think about the world today and what will come of it tomorrow. Try to imagine people using the software you're creating.