Hot, in-demand, expected to grow, good-paying jobs still exist! This is always good to hear! The trick is, landing them! You may have the exact match of skills, but, simply applying online for your next job isn’t enough!
What Are The Top Projected Jobs for 2014?
The list is based on jobs that require a bachelor’s degree, have grown more than seven percent over the last three years, project growth in 2014, and most importantly, pay $22 an hour or more. EMSI and CareerBuilder did the legwork on this, but this Forbes article sums it up very well!
Today’s post on US News & World Report lists the 12 jobs and what you may want to do to stand out for them.
In case you want a sneak-peek at the here!
1) Software Developers, Applications and Systems Software
Total employment in 2013: 1,042,402 jobs
Added 104,348 jobs from 2010-2013, up 11 percent
Median hourly earnings: $45.06
2) Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
Total employment in 2013: 438,095 jobs
Added 54,979 jobs from 2010-2013, up 14 percent
Median hourly earnings: $29.10
3) Training and Development Specialists
Total employment in 2013: 231,898 jobs
Added 18,042 jobs from 2010-2013, up 8 percent
Median hourly earnings: $27.14
Top Jobs in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]
Surprise, surprise! Many of the findings were the same! This infographic is courtesy of CareerBuilder
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.