Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director
of Agile
Software Development

United States Location

Kansas City
MO - KS
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 5/1/23 to 4/30/24

Salary Average

$141,535

Experience Requirement

9 Years and 1 Month

Raise +1 Year

$6,800 at 4.80%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 9 Years & 1 Month: $141,535 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $125,046 & $158,024; and, 5% of Jobs top $181,844.

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.

$446,801 = 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 5/1/23 to 4/30/24.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $189,624
5% $181,844
10% $172,905
25% $158,024
33% $151,950
50% $141,535
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 9 Years and 1 Month Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $138,465 $144,606
25% $133,749 $149,322
33% $131,120 $151,950
50% $125,046 $158,024
67% $117,709 $165,362
95% $93,446 $189,624
Salary Average =

$141,535

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 9 Years and 1 Month Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
8 Years and 1 Month $134,701 $6,834 at 5.07%
9 Years and 1 Month $141,535 $6,800 at 4.80%
10 Years and 1 Month $148,336 $6,775 at 4.57%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary increases rapidly in the first years, rises stably with greater experience and grows consistently into maturity.

Salary Growth Overall :

The increase in Salary average from low to high experience is more than that in the USA IT job market as a whole.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $91,038 at the low experience of 2 Years and 1 Month; $141,535 at the average experience of 9 Years and 1 Month; and, $188,216 at the top experience of 16 Years.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

16 Years = 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 5/1/23 to 4/30/24.

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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 2 Years and 1 Month $91,038 $8,076 at 8.87%
Average 9 Years and 1 Month $141,535 $6,801 at 4.81%
Top 16 Years $188,216 $6,709 at 3.56%

Qualifications

Description

Directing software development, cost efficient staff leadership optimizing Agile methodology from end-user need discovery to model, code, test and deploy, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Director of Software (SW) Development,
    Agile, Application (App), Back End, Big Data, Business Intelligence (BI), Cloud, Customer Resource Management (CRM), Database, Data Management, Data Warehouse, .Net, Embedded, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Front End, Full Stack, Human Resource Information System (HRIS), Human Resource Management System (HRMS), Machine Learning, Mobile, Portal, Software (SW), Supply Chain Management (SCM), User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX) or Web,
    and
    Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Director of Information Technology (IT) or Information Technology (IT) Vice President;
  • Agile software methodology.

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,
14.8% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
30.5% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
82.6% of job descriptions;
Financial Sector,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Finance, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street,
39% of job descriptions;
Git,
8.9% of job descriptions;
Java,
32.2% of job descriptions;
Python,
21.2% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C#,
25% of job descriptions;
JavaScript,
22.5% of job descriptions;
Scrum software methodology,
18.6% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
25% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
17.4% of job descriptions.

Location

Kansas City, MO

Kansas,
Johnson, Kansas City, Leavenworth, Leawood, Lenexa, Merriam, Miami, Mission, Olathe, Overland Park, Prairie Village, Roeland Park, Shawnee, Spring Hill and Wyandotte;
Missouri,
Belton, Blue Springs, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Gladstone, Grandview, Harrisonville, Independence, Jackson, Kansas City, Lafayette, Lees Summit, Liberty, Platte, Ray, Raymore, Raytown and Richmond.

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