Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++, Java and C#
Microsoft Windows
Developer

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$86,621

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 7 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,036 at 4.66%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 7 Months: $86,621 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $68,084 & $105,159; and, 5% of Jobs top $131,839.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $140,509
5% $131,839
10% $121,848
25% $105,159
33% $98,459
50% $86,621
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 7 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $83,168 $90,075
25% $77,864 $95,379
33% $74,784 $98,459
50% $68,084 $105,159
67% $60,032 $113,211
95% $32,734 $140,509
Salary Average =

$86,621

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 7 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 7 Months $81,787 $4,835 at 5.91%
4 Years and 7 Months $86,621 $4,036 at 4.66%
5 Years and 7 Months $90,657 $3,464 at 3.82%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $55,749 at the low experience of 7 Months; $86,621 at the average experience of 4 Years and 7 Months; and, $100,068 at the top experience of 8 Years and 8 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 7 Months $55,749 $11,993 at 21.51%
Average 4 Years and 7 Months $86,621 $4,036 at 4.66%
Top 8 Years and 8 Months $100,068 $2,411 at 2.41%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves application and system development and integration often focusing on application/network/web servers, enterprise application software, web applications database modeling and/or mathematical computation.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Microsoft C#;
  • C++ or Visual C++;
  • Java,
    Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), Java, Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE), Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE), JavaApplet, Java Database Call (JDBC), Java Development Kit (JDK), Java Messaging Service (JMS), Jbuilder, JavaServer Faces (JSF), Java Server Pages (JSP), Java Swing or Sun Certified Java Programmer;
  • Microsoft Windows,
    .Net Framework, Active Directory, Exchange Server, IIS, ISA Server, MFC, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MSD), SharePoint, SMS, SQL Server, Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows SDK, Windows Server, Windows Vista or Windows XP;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Design, Develop, Enhance, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MSD), Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Sun Certified Java Programmer, Update or Write Code.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
13% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
15% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
Microsoft Visual Basic .Net,
21% of job descriptions;
PHP,
10% of job descriptions;
Python,
6% of job descriptions;
Adobe Flash,
6% of job descriptions;
Asynchronous JavaScript and XML (AJAX),
12% of job descriptions;
Oracle Database,
20% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
Microsoft SQL Server,
34% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
22% of job descriptions,
Assett Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Financial Trading System,
13% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
23% of jobs.

Location

United States of America