Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Microsoft C# and Visual Basic .Net
Developer with Silverlight -
- Adobe Flash - Javascript - HTML
User Interface - Presentation

United States Location

Columbia
SC
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$53,791

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,457 at 4.57%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 4 Months: $53,791 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $44,904 & $62,678; and, 5% of Jobs top $75,466.

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% $79,619
5% $75,466
10% $70,677
25% $62,678
33% $59,466
50% $53,791
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% $52,136 $55,447
25% $49,593 $57,989
33% $48,116 $59,466
50% $44,904 $62,678
67% $41,045 $66,538
95% $27,963 $79,619
Salary Average =

$53,791

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 $50,829 $2,962 at 5.83%
4 Years and 4 Months $53,791 $2,457 at 4.57%
5 Years and 4 Months $56,248 $2,099 at 3.73%

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: $37,346 at the low experience of 8 Months; $53,791 at the average experience of 4 Years and 4 Months; and, $61,283 at the top experience of 8 Years.

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 8 Months $37,346 $6,592 at 17.65%
Average 4 Years and 4 Months $53,791 $2,457 at 4.57%
Top 8 Years $61,283 $1,512 at 2.47%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves application development for the Microsoft .Net platform with a focus on web applications including attention to user interface, animation and/or graphic design for both commercial and custom projects.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Microsoft C#;
  • Microsoft Visual Basic .Net;
  • Web User Interface Design,
    Adobe Actionscript, Adobe Flash, Microsoft Siverlight, AJAX, Javascript and/or HTML;
  • 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,
13% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
3% 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 SharePoint,
13% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Silverlight,
12% of job descriptions;
Adobe Flash,
7% of job descriptions;
Adobe Creative Suite Design,
8% of job descriptions,
Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe PageMaker or Adobe PhotoShop;
Microsoft VisualBasicApplications (VBA),
3% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
13% of job descriptions,
Asset 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,
1% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
Health Care Industry,
11% of job descriptions,
Health Care, Hospital or Medical
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA,
15% of jobs;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
10% of jobs.

Location

Columbia, SC:

South Carolina,
Cayce, Columbia, Forest Acres, Lexington, Oak Grove, Richland and St Andrew, West Columbia.

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