Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++
Embedded Linux
Development

United States Location

Cincinnati - Hamilton
OH - KY - IN
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 12/1/20 to 11/30/21

Salary Average

$101,598

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 6 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,610 at 2.57%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 6 Months: $101,598 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $87,280 & $115,915; and, 5% of Jobs top $136,605.

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.

$331,587 = 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 12/1/20 to 11/30/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $143,368
5% $136,605
10% $128,839
25% $115,915
33% $110,641
50% $101,598
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 6 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% $98,932 $104,264
25% $94,837 $108,359
33% $92,555 $110,641
50% $87,280 $115,915
67% $80,908 $122,287
95% $59,828 $143,368
Salary Average =

$101,598

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 5 Years and 6 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 6 Months $98,565 $3,033 at 3.08%
5 Years and 6 Months $101,598 $2,610 at 2.57%
6 Years and 6 Months $104,207 $2,290 at 2.20%

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: $78,437 at the low experience of 9 Months; $101,598 at the average experience of 5 Years and 6 Months; and, $111,513 at the top experience of 10 Years and 2 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 3 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 12/1/20 to 11/30/21.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 9 Months $78,437 $7,763 at 9.90%
Average 5 Years and 6 Months $101,598 $2,609 at 2.57%
Top 10 Years and 2 Months $111,513 $1,582 at 1.42%

Qualifications

Description

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

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • C++;
  • Embedded;
  • Linux;
  • 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,
14.2% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
22% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
41.7% of job descriptions;
RTOS (Real Time Operating System),
33% of job descriptions;
Firmware,
22.5% of job descriptions;
Kernel,
16.5% of job descriptions;
DSP (Digital Signal Processing),
10.1% of job descriptions;
OpenGL,
7.8% of job descriptions;
Qt,
19.3% of job descriptions;
Git,
22% of job descriptions;
UML (Uniform Modeling Language),
12.4% of job descriptions;
Jira,
6.9% of job descriptions.

Location

Cincinnati, OH

Indiana,
Dearborn County and Ohio County;
Kentucky,
Bellevue, Boone County, Campbell County, Covington, Dayton, Edgewood, Elsmere, Erlanger, Fort Mitchell, Fort Thomas, Fort Wright, Gallatin County, Grant County, Kenton, Newport, Pendleton County, Taylor Mill and Villa Hills;
Ohio,
Blue Ash, Brentwood, Bridgetown, Brook Park, Brown County, Butler County, Centerville, Cheviot, Cincinnati, Clermont County, Covedale, Deer Park, Delhi Hills, Fairfield, Forest Park, Groesbeck, Hamilton County, Indian Hill County, Indian Hill, Kenwood, Loveland, Madeira, Mason, Middletown, Milford, Montgomery, Mount Healthy, North College Hill, Northbrook, Norwood, Reading, Sharonville, Silverton, Springdale, St. Bernard, Trenton, Warren County, White Oak, Withamsville and Wyoming.

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