Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Software Quality Assurance:
Automated Testing

United States Location

Palm Beach (West) - Boca Raton
FL
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 10/1/20 to 9/30/21

Salary Average

$93,032

Experience Requirement

8 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,658 at 2.86%

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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: $93,032 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $78,000 & $108,064; and, 5% of Jobs top $129,785.

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.

$310,237 = 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 10/1/20 to 9/30/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $136,883
5% $129,785
10% $121,632
25% $108,064
33% $102,526
50% $93,032
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% $90,233 $95,831
25% $85,934 $100,130
33% $83,538 $102,526
50% $78,000 $108,064
67% $71,310 $114,754
95% $49,181 $136,883
Salary Average =

$93,032

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 $90,066 $2,966 at 3.29%
8 Years and 4 Months $93,032 $2,658 at 2.86%
9 Years and 4 Months $95,690 $2,408 at 2.52%

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: $40,268 at the low experience of 4 Months; $83,873 at the average experience of 5 Years and 7 Months; and, $99,223 at the top experience of 10 Years and 10 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 5 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 10/1/20 to 9/30/21.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top

Qualifications

Description

Software quality assurance for automated load, stress, performance, compliance and functional testing, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Software Quality Assurance (SQA),
    Agile, Application (App), Back End, Front End, Software (SW), User Interface (UI) or Web,
    and
    Quality Assurance (QA) or Testing;
  • Automated Testing Tools.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
21.4% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
55.5% 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,
7.3% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
9.5% of job descriptions;
Jira,
23.6% of job descriptions;
Git,
8.6% of job descriptions;
Subversion,
6.4% of job descriptions;
Microsoft TFS (Team Foundation Server),
3.2% of job descriptions;
EpicHealth,
4.5% of job descriptions;
Scrum software methodology,
10.9% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
6.8% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
9.5% of job descriptions.

Location

Palm Beach (West), FL

Florida,
Belle Garden, Boca, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Century Village, Delray Beach, Greenacres, Hamptons, Jupiter, Lake Worth, Pahokee, Palm Beach, Palm Springs, Riviera Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Villages Oriole, Wellington and West Palm Beach.

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