Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Software Development

United States Location

New York - Northern New Jersey -
- Long Island, NY - NJ - CT - PA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 9/1/20 to 8/31/21

Salary Average

$169,902

Experience Requirement

8 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,546 at 1.50%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 8 Years & 4 Months: $169,902 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $144,240 & $195,564; and, 5% of Jobs top $232,609.

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.

$300,868 = 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 9/1/20 to 8/31/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $244,699
5% $232,609
10% $218,712
25% $195,564
33% $186,111
50% $169,902
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years and 4 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% $165,123 $174,681
25% $157,782 $182,021
33% $153,692 $186,111
50% $144,240 $195,564
67% $132,824 $206,980
95% $95,105 $244,699
Salary Average =

$169,902

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 8 Years and 4 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
7 Years and 4 Months $167,079 $2,823 at 1.69%
8 Years and 4 Months $169,902 $2,546 at 1.50%
9 Years and 4 Months $172,447 $2,318 at 1.34%

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: $139,738 at the low experience of 1 Year and 8 Months; $169,902 at the average experience of 8 Years and 4 Months; and, $183,612 at the top experience of 15 Years and 1 Month.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 1 Month = 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 9/1/20 to 8/31/21.

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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 1 Year and 8 Months $139,738 $7,391 at 5.29%
Average 8 Years and 4 Months $169,902 $2,545 at 1.50%
Top 15 Years and 1 Month $183,612 $1,533 at 0.83%

Qualifications

Description

Directing software development, cost efficient staff leadership optimized 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.

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,
9.9% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
18.4% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
50.2% 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,
12% of job descriptions;
Microsoft .Net Framework,
14.5% of job descriptions;
Requirement Specification,
Business Specification, Design Specification, Functional Specification, Requirement Gathering, Requirement Documentation, Requirement Specification, Software Specification, Technical Specification or User Specification,
5.7% of job descriptions;
Tableau,
4.6% of job descriptions;
ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning),
7.1% of job descriptions;
CRM (Customer Relationship Management),
4.2% of job descriptions;
SCM (Supply Chain Management),
3.9% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
17% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
23.3% of job descriptions.

Location

New York, NY

Connecticut,
Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Bethel, Bethlehem, Branford, Bridgeport, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Cheshire, Clinton, Danbury, Darien, Derby, East Haven, East Norwalk, Easton, Fairfield County, Fairfield, Greenwich, Guilford, Hamden, Killingworth, Madison, Meriden, Middlebury, Milford, Monroe, Naugatuck, New Canaan, New Fairfield, New Haven, New Milford, Newtown, North Branford, North Haven, Norwalk, Orange, Oxford, Prospect, Redding, Ridgefield, Roxbury, Seymour, Shelton, Sherman, Southbury, Stamford, Stratford, Thomaston, Trumbull, Wallingford, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, West Haven, Weston, Westport, Wilton, Wolcott, Woodbridge and Woodbury;
New Jersey,
Allendale, Basking Ridge, Bayonne, Bedminster, Belleville, Bergen County, Bergenfield, Berkeley Heights, Bloomfield, Bridgewater, Brunswick, Budd Lake, Carlstadt, Carteret, Chatham, Chester, Clark, Clifton, Clinton, Cranbury, Cranford, Crestwood Village, Dayton, Dover, Dover Township, Dumont, East Brunswick, East Hanover, East Orange, East Rutherford, Eatontown, Edison, Elizabeth, Englewood Cliffs, Englewood, Essex County, Essex, Ewing, Fair Lawn, Fairfield, Flanders, Florham Park, Fort Lee, Franklin Lakes, Garfield, Glen Rock, Hackensack, Hackettstown, Harrington Park, Harrison, Hawthorne, Hightstown, Hoboken, Holmdel, Hopewell, Hudson County, Hunterdon County, Iselin, Irvington, Jersey City, Kearney, Lafayette, Lake Wood, Lawrenceville, Leonia, Liberty, Linden, Little Falls, Livingston, Long Branch, Long Valley, Lyndhurst, Madison, Mahwah, Mercer County, Metuchen, Middlesex County, Middlesex, Middletown, Millstone, Monmouth County, Monmouth Junction, Monmouth, Montclair, Montvale, Montville, Morris County, Morris Plains, Morristown, Mountainside, Mystic Islands, Neptune, New Brunswick, New Providence, Newark, North Bergen, North Brunswick, Northern, Nutley, Ocean County, Old Bridge, Old Tappan, Oldwick, Oradell, Orange, Paramus, Park Ridge, Parsippany, Passaic County, Passaic, Paterson, Peapack, Perth Amboy, Piscataway, Plainsboro, Plainfield, Pompton Lakes, Princeton, Rahway, Ramsey, Raritan, Red Bank, Ridgefield, Ridgewood, Rivervale, Rockaway, Rockleigh, Roseland, Rumson, Rutherford, Saddle Brook, Saddle River, Sayreville, Secaucus, Short Hills, Shrewsbury, Somerset County, Somerset, Somerville, Summit, Sussex County, Teaneck, Tenafly, Teterboro, Titusville, Toms River, Trenton, Union City, Union County, Upper Saddle River, Voorhees, Wall, Warren County, Washington, Wayne, Weehawken, West Caldwell, West Orange, Westfield, Westwood, Whippany, White House Station, Woodbridge and Woodcliff Lake;
New York,
Albertson, Amityville, Babylon, Baldwin, Bay Shore, Bayport, Bayville, Bellport, Bethpage, Brentwood, Brewster, Briarcliff Manor, Bronx County, Bronx, Bronxville, Brooklyn, Cedarhurst, Center Moriches, Centereach, Chappaqua, Cold Spring Harbor, Commack, Congers, Congress, Coram, Deer Park, Dix Hills, Dobbs Ferry, Dutchess County, Dutchess, East Hills, East Meadow, East Rockaway, Elmont, Elwood, Farmingdale, Farmingville, Floral Park, Flushing, Franklin Square, Freeport, Garden City, Glen Cove, Great Neck, Greenlawn, Hampton Bays, Harrison, Hartsdale, Hastings-on-Hudson, Hauppauge, Hawthorne, Hempstead, Hicksville, Hillcrest, Holtsville, Hopewell, Huntington, Huntington Station, Inwood, Irvington, Islip, Jericho, Katonah, Kings County, Kings Park, Kings Point, Lake Grove, Lake Ronkonkoma, Lake Success, Larchmont, Lattington, Lawrence, Levittown, Lido Beach, Lindenhurst, Lochust Grove, Locust Valley, Long Beach, Long Island, Lynbrook, Mamaroneck, Manhattan, Manorville, Massapequa, Mastic Beach, Mastic, Medford, Melville, Merrick, Messapequa Park, Middle Island, Middletown, Miller Place, Mineola, Monsey, Mount Sinai, Mount Vernon, Nanuet, Nasconset, Nassau County, New Hyde Park, New Rochelle, New York County, New York, Newburgh, North Bellmore, North Bellport, Northport, Nyack, Oceanside, Orange County, Ossining, Oyster Bay, Patchogue, Pearl River, Pelham Manor, Plainview, Pleasontville, Port Jarvis, Port Jefferson, Port Washington, Post Chester, Poughkeepsie, Purchase, Putnam County, Putnam, Queens County, Queens, Richmond County, Ridge, Riverhead, Rockland County, Rockland, Rockville Center, Rocky Point, Ronkonkoma, Roslyn Heights, Rye, Rye Brook, San Remo, Sayville, Scarsdale, Seford, Selden, Shirley, Smithtown, Sound Beach, Southampton, Spring Valley, St. James, StatenIsland, Stony Brook, Suffern, Suffolk County, Suffolk, Syosset, Tarrytown, Terryville, Tuckahoe, Uniondale, Valhalla, Valley Stream, Walden, Wall Street, Wantagh, Warwick, West Babylon, West Point, West Sayville, Westbury, Westchester County, Westchester, White, White Plains, Woodbury, Woodhaven, Woodmere, Wyandwich, Yephank and Yonkers;
Pennsylvania,
Milford and Pike County.

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