MCA Jobs:

After MCA Course best opportunities are lined up for the graduates as the scope is high in terms of growing IT companies who look for those with solid theoretical knowledge and practical application of it.

The MCA course salary on average ranges from 4.5 to 6.5 lakhs per annum to an MCA course student depending upon work organization and education skills. Both the Private and Government sectors hire qualified MCA course graduates for a job. The MCA course subjects are designed to suit the job roles of the graduates.

With the advancement of IT & Communication systems, candidates with good computer application skills are in high demand in the IT sector. MCA course graduates can also pursue a career in education.

A wide variety of industries and arenas employ graduates of MCA course as is listed below:

  1. Banking
  2. Consultancies
  3. Computers and Related Electronic Equipment Manufacturers
  4. Database Management
  5. Desktop Publishing
  6. Design Support And Data Communications
  7. E-Commerce
  8. Embedded Technologies
  9. Government Agencies
  10. Networking
  11. Schools and Colleges
  12. Simulation
  13. Software Development Companies
  14. Security and Surveillance Companies
  15. Stock Exchange
  16. System Maintenance
  17. Technical Support
  18. Traffic Light Management
  19. Web Designing & Development

MCA graduates can serve as employable prospects in a variety of job roles, chiefly in the IT sector but gradually in other sectors as well:

  1. Chief Information Officer jobs
  2. Computer Systems Analysts jobs
  3. Computer Scientists jobs
  4. Computer Support Service Specialist jobs
  5. Computer Presentation Specialist jobs
  6. Commercial and Industrial Designers
  7. Consultants
  8. Database Administrators
  9. FullStack Developer
  10. Junior Programmers
  11. Information Systems Manager
  12. Project Leader
  13. Systems Administrators
  14. Software Engineer/ Programmer
  15. Software Developers
  16. Software Publishers

The average salary of a graduate of MCA in different fields in different positions are listed as under:

Job Type Average Salary per annum
Senior Software Engineer Rs. 343152 - Rs. 1370,200
Software Engineer Rs. 238390 - Rs. 906036
Software Developer Rs. 306582
Software Test Lead Rs. 834713
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Rs. 667000
Senior Technical Consultant Rs. 800000
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Rs. 1070000

MCA Jobs for Freshers: 

Job opportunities available to freshers of the MCA course are:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Troubleshooter
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • System Analyst
  • Technical Writer
  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer

MCA Government Jobs:

Job opportunities for graduates of the MCA course in the government sector include:

  • Systems Developer/Engineer
  • Hardware Developer
  • Technical Lead
  • Software Consultant
  • Software Application Architect
  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer

Salary Scale for MCA:

The MCA Course Salary ranges from 4.5 to 6 lakhs per annum and also varies from individual to individual based on their talent and skills along with their area of work and responsibilities of the employees

Salary packages offered by the Top Companies in India for Master of Computer Application [MCA]:

Some of the top companies for MCA salary in India along with their salary ranges have been mentioned below:

Name of the Organization Salary Range (Per Annum)
Wipro Technologies Ltd. INR 2,89,061 – 15,47,416 p.a
Tata Consultancy Services Limited INR 3,70,581 – 15,17,098 p.a
IBM Global Services INR 3,06,386 – 15,90,711 p.a
Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) INR 3,35,351 – 9,27,378 p.a
Capgemini INR 2,33,497 – 12,56,643 p.a
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp INR 2,81,978 – 13,94,405 p.a
Hewlett-Packard INR 3,77,451 – 19,12,743 p.a
Mphasis Corporation INR 2,35,000 – 14,50,000 p.a
Accenture Salary INR 2,99,984 – 15,00,000 p.a
HCL Technologies Ltd INR 3,01,479 – 14,74,534 p.a

Average Salary based on Job Position for Master of Computer Applications [MCA]:

The average salary offered to employees in several areas of the IT sector as graduates of the MCA course are listed as under:


Source: Payscale

Key Stats for Master of Computer Applications [MCA]:

The demograhic distribution of salaries, gender payscale ratio and satisfaction level of MCA graduates throughout India are listed as under:

Source: Payscale