Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C
Embedded
Development

United States Location

Raleigh - Durham - Chapel Hill
NC
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 11/1/19 to 10/31/20

Salary Average

$122,983

Experience Requirement

6 Years

Raise +1 Year

$5,226 at 4.25%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 6 Years: $122,983 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $101,765 & $144,200; and, 5% of Jobs top $175,102.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$265,326 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 11/1/19 to 10/31/20.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $185,316
5% $175,102
10% $163,451
25% $144,200
33% $136,376
50% $122,983
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 6 Years Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $119,035 $126,930
25% $112,971 $132,994
33% $109,589 $136,376
50% $101,765 $144,200
67% $92,291 $153,674
95% $60,649 $185,316
Salary Average =

$122,983

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 6 Years Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
5 Years $116,941 $6,041 at 5.17%
6 Years $122,983 $5,226 at 4.25%
7 Years $128,208 $4,604 at 3.59%

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: $61,900 at the low experience of 6 Months; $117,482 at the average experience of 5 Years and 1 Month; and, $139,446 at the top experience of 9 Years and 8 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 6 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 11/1/19 to 10/31/20.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top

Qualifications

Description

Software development, using C programming language on an embedded platform, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • C programming language;
  • Embedded;
  • Software-Application Developer,
    Agile, Application (App), Back End, Big Data, Cloud, .Net, Embedded, Front End, Full Stack, Machine Learning, Mobile, Portal, Software (SW), User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX) or Web,
    and
    Analyst, Architect, Developer, Engineer, Lead or Programmer.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
8.6% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
32.1% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
63% of job descriptions;
Firmware,
40.7% of job descriptions;
RTOS (Real Time Operating System),
18.5% of job descriptions;
MicroController,
11.1% of job descriptions;
DSP (Digital Signal Processing),
13.6% of job descriptions;
Device Driver,
22.2% of job descriptions;
Kernel,
18.5% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
3.7% of job descriptions;
Git,
4.9% of job descriptions;
IBM Rational ClearCase,
3.7% of job descriptions.

Location

Raleigh, NC

North Carolina,
Carrboro, Cary, Chapel Hill, Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Garner, Johnston, Morrisville, New Hope, Orange, Raleigh Durham, Raleigh, Smithfield, Wake Forest and Wake.

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