Average Salary: $97,990
What They Do
These much-in-demand professionals design, develop and test the software and systems that allow computers and devices to perform tasks. They apply engineering principles to create or improve customized systems for clients.
Why It’s Hot
Jobs in this field are projected to grow at a 9- to 13-percent rate through 2024.
What You’ll Need
You’ll need a bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or a related field.
Companies Currently Hiring
AECOM | Bank of America | Caterpillar | Chenega Corporation | Comcast NBCUniversal | CruiseOne | General Electric | Kaiser Permanente | Lear Corporation | ManTech International | Northrop Grumman Corporation | Oracle | Roehl Transport