Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++
UNIX
Developer

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$92,390

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,460 at 3.75%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 8 Months: $92,390 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $69,401 & $115,379; and, 5% of Jobs top $148,463.

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% $159,212
5% $148,463
10% $136,074
25% $115,379
33% $107,070
50% $92,390
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 8 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% $88,107 $96,673
25% $81,530 $103,250
33% $77,710 $107,070
50% $69,401 $115,379
67% $59,416 $125,364
95% $25,568 $159,212
Salary Average =

$92,390

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 8 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 8 Months $88,256 $4,134 at 4.68%
4 Years and 8 Months $92,390 $3,460 at 3.75%
5 Years and 8 Months $95,851 $2,976 at 3.10%

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: $65,241 at the low experience of 7 Months; $92,390 at the average experience of 4 Years and 8 Months; and, $103,945 at the top experience of 8 Years and 9 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 $65,241 $10,424 at 15.98%
Average 4 Years and 8 Months $92,390 $3,461 at 3.75%
Top 8 Years and 9 Months $103,945 $2,079 at 2%

Qualifications

Description

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

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • C++;
  • UNIX Server,
    AIX, BMS, BSD, Hewlett Packard UNIX (HP-UNIX), IRIX, Linux, SCO, Solaris or UNIX;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Database Developer, Design, Develop, Enhance, Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Update or Write Code.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
7% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
26% 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.;
Perl,
25% of job descriptions;
Python,
17% of job descriptions;
PHP,
8% of job descriptions;
Oracle Database,
5% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Financials, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
Sybase,
4% of job descriptions;
MySQL,
11% of job descriptions;
TCP/IP,
25% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
39% 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,
34% 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,
33% of jobs.

Location

United States of America