Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++
Microsoft Windows
Developer

United States Location

Atlanta
GA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$80,850

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,119 at 5.10%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 4 Months: $80,850 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $64,668 & $97,032; and, 5% of Jobs top $120,323.

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% $127,890
5% $120,323
10% $111,601
25% $97,032
33% $91,184
50% $80,850
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 4 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% $77,836 $83,865
25% $73,206 $88,495
33% $70,517 $91,184
50% $64,668 $97,032
67% $57,639 $104,061
95% $33,810 $127,890
Salary Average =

$80,850

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 4 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 4 Months $75,853 $4,997 at 6.59%
4 Years and 4 Months $80,850 $4,119 at 5.10%
5 Years and 4 Months $84,970 $3,504 at 4.12%

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: $53,587 at the low experience of 9 Months; $84,006 at the average experience of 5 Years and 1 Month; and, $96,641 at the top experience of 9 Years and 4 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

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++ or VisualC++;
  • 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, 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,
13% 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,
22% of job descriptions;
JavaScript,
11% of job descriptions;
Perl,
4% of job descriptions;
Adobe Flash,
4% of job descriptions;
Oracle Database,
7% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Financials, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
Microsoft SQL Server,
25% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
24% 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,
19% of jobs;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
21% of jobs.

Location

Atlanta, GA:

Georgia,
Alpharetta, Atlanta, Barrow County, Bartow County, Belvedere, Brookhaven, Carroll County, Carrollton, Cartersville, Chamblee, Cherokee County, Clarkson, Clayton County, Cobb County, College Park, Conley, Conyers, Coweta County, Decatur, DeKalb County, Doraville, Douglas County, Druid Hills, Duluth, Dunaire, Dunwoody, East Marietta, East Point, Fair Oaks, Fayette County, Forest Park, Forsyth County, Fulton County, Gresham Park, Griffin, Gwinnett County, Hapeville, Henry County, Kennesaw, Lawrenceville, Marietta, Monroe, Newman, Newnan, Newton County, Norcross, North Decatur, Panthersville, Paulding County, Peachtree City, Pendley Hills, Pickens County, Rockdale County, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Scottdale, Smyrna, South Decatur, Spalding County, Suwanee, Tucker, Walton County, Walton and Winder.

These locations are all included in the Atlanta, GA metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).