Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++
UNIX and Microsoft Windows
Developer

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$89,300

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 11 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,760 at 4.21%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 11 Months: $89,300 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $70,389 & $108,211; and, 5% of Jobs top $135,431.

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% $144,276
5% $135,431
10% $125,237
25% $108,211
33% $101,376
50% $89,300
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 11 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% $85,777 $92,823
25% $80,367 $98,234
33% $77,224 $101,376
50% $70,389 $108,211
67% $62,175 $116,426
95% $34,325 $144,276
Salary Average =

$89,300

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 11 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 11 Months $84,842 $4,458 at 5.25%
4 Years and 11 Months $89,300 $3,760 at 4.21%
5 Years and 11 Months $93,060 $3,251 at 3.49%

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: $57,559 at the low experience of 7 Months; $89,300 at the average experience of 4 Years and 11 Months; and, $102,335 at the top experience of 9 Years and 2 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 $57,559 $11,788 at 20.48%
Average 4 Years and 11 Months $89,300 $3,760 at 4.21%
Top 9 Years and 2 Months $102,335 $2,259 at 2.21%

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;
  • 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, 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,
9% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
14% 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 C#,
32% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Visual Basic .Net,
10% of job descriptions;
Perl,
19% of job descriptions;
Python,
7% of job descriptions;
Asynchronous JavaScript and XML (AJAX),
5% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SQL Server,
14% of job descriptions;
Oracle Database,
11% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Financials, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
MySQL,
6% of job descriptions;
Financial Trading System,
22% 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,
24% of jobs.

Location

United States of America