The number one position that recruiters posted over the past thirty days was for Computer Specialists. There have been over 220,000 new jobs for Computer Programmers, a 26% increase from the same time period in 2010.
Hiring Demand for Computer Specialists by Employers – Past 4 Months:
The top three positions with new online job ads for Computer Specialists were: Computer Systems Analysts, Web Developers and Computer Software Engineers.
Top Occupations for Computer Specialists:
California, with more than 30,000 ads, leads the US in job postings. San Francisco, the highest metropolitan area in California, has over 3,800 jobs. Texas and New York, the second and third highest hiring states, have posted over 14,000 jobs each.
Due to the competition for this talent pool in San Francisco, recruiters will have a more difficult time filling these positions. However, recruiters in the New York metropolitan area should find it relatively easier to fill Computer Specialist positions, as measured by the Hiring Scale™. There are currently 1,300 individual companies recruiting for Computer Specialists in the San Francisco metro area.
Hiring Demand Metrics for San Francisco, Houston and New York – Computer Specialists: