9.) Software Systems Developer
What They Do: Build and design computer software to meet the needs of your company. This can include analyzing current software and creating improvements, implementing new software and recommending data structure to improve speed, efficiency and security.
Hot Jobs Titles:
- Application Developer
- Application Integration Engineer
- Infrastructure Engineer
- Network Engineer
- Software Architect
- Software Developer
Median Annual Salary: $102,336*
Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 21% job growth through 2029.
What You’ll Need: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, programming or similar field. You will also need hands-on experience with software and working knowledge of programming languages.