Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Java and C++
Development

United States Location

Raleigh - Durham - Chapel Hill
NC
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 7/1/20 to 6/30/21

Salary Average

$90,442

Experience Requirement

2 Years

Raise +1 Year

$7,856 at 8.69%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 2 Years: $90,442 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $70,358 & $110,526; and, 5% of Jobs top $139,616.

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.

$295,520 = 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 7/1/20 to 6/30/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $149,154
5% $139,616
10% $128,683
25% $110,526
33% $103,125
50% $90,442
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 2 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% $86,703 $94,181
25% $80,960 $99,924
33% $77,759 $103,125
50% $70,358 $110,526
67% $61,411 $119,473
95% $31,730 $149,154
Salary Average =

$90,442

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 2 Years Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
1 Year $79,316 $11,126 at 14.03%
2 Years $90,442 $7,856 at 8.69%
3 Years $98,298 $6,078 at 6.18%

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: $60,033 at the low experience of Entry Level; $112,197 at the average experience of 5 Years and 8 Months; and, $130,128 at the top experience of 11 Years and 11 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 8 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 7/1/20 to 6/30/21.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top

Qualifications

Description

Software development, using Java and C++ programming languages, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Java;
  • C++;
  • 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,
6.3% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
24.3% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
51.4% 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,
4.9% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
22.2% of job descriptions;
Git,
6.9% of job descriptions;
Jira,
6.9% of job descriptions;
Junit,
2.1% of job descriptions;
IBM Rational Doors,
2.8% of job descriptions;
Google App Engine (GAE),
6.9% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
29.9% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
11.8% 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).