Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C
UNIX
Developer

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$91,159

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 10 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,864 at 5.34%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 10 Months: $91,159 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $77,074 & $105,245; and, 5% of Jobs top $125,555.

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% $132,172
5% $125,555
10% $117,941
25% $105,245
33% $100,153
50% $91,159
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 10 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% $88,536 $93,783
25% $84,507 $97,812
33% $82,166 $100,153
50% $77,074 $105,245
67% $70,951 $111,368
95% $50,147 $132,172
Salary Average =

$91,159

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 10 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 10 Months $85,378 $5,781 at 6.77%
4 Years and 10 Months $91,159 $4,864 at 5.34%
5 Years and 10 Months $96,024 $4,199 at 4.37%

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: $49,409 at the low experience of 6 Months; $91,159 at the average experience of 4 Years and 10 Months; and, $108,237 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 6 Months $49,409 $15,703 at 31.78%
Average 4 Years and 10 Months $91,159 $4,865 at 5.34%
Top 9 Years and 2 Months $108,237 $2,884 at 2.66%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves server integration, database modeling and/or application development.

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,
8% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
9% 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.;
Java,
35% of job descriptions,
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), JSP, Java Swing or Sun Certified Java Programmer;
Perl,
36% of job descriptions;
UNIX Shell,
21% of job descriptions,
Bourne Shell, C Shell, Korn Shell, Shell, Shell Scripts or UNIX Shell;
Oracle Database,
16% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Financials, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
MySQL,
13% of job descriptions;
Solaris UNIX,
11% of job descriptions;
Financial Trading System,
9% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
Finance Industry,
17% 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;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
22% of jobs;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
19% of jobs.

Location

United States of America