Salary Report

Information Technology Job


United States Location

Sarasota - Bradenton
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

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

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

1 Year

Raise +1 Year

$16,615 at 36.03%

User Funded :

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 1 Year: $46,113 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $32,353 & $59,872; and, 5% of Jobs top $79,913.

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% $86,537
5% $79,913
10% $72,357
25% $59,872
33% $54,798
50% $46,113
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 1 Year Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $43,553 $48,672
25% $39,620 $52,605
33% $37,427 $54,798
50% $32,353 $59,872
Salary Average =


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 1 Year Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
1 Year $46,113 $16,615 at 36.03%
2 Years $62,727 $12,189 at 19.43%

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: $34,883 at the low experience of 6 Months; $93,104 at the average experience of 5 Years and 1 Month; and, $118,027 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



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


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,
    Analyst, Architect, Developer, Engineer, Lead or Programmer.


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;
40.7% of job descriptions;
RTOS (Real Time Operating System),
18.5% of job descriptions;
11.1% of job descriptions;
DSP (Digital Signal Processing),
13.6% of job descriptions;
Device Driver,
22.2% of job descriptions;
18.5% of job descriptions;
3.7% of job descriptions;
4.9% of job descriptions;
IBM Rational ClearCase,
3.7% of job descriptions.


Sarasota, FL

Bee Ridge, Bradenton, Gulf Gate Estates, Longboat Key, Manatee, Memphis, North Port, Palma Sola, Palmetto, Samoset, Sarasota, Sarasota Springs, Siesta Key, South Bradenton, Southgate and Venice.

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