Tech jobs are thriving across U.S. — up to 7.3M

USA Today April 3, 2017 Workers in the field earn more than twice national wage CLEVELAND Memo to President Trump: The jobs market is alive and thriving in tech — so much so, there are 627,000 unfilled occupations. The booming market grew 2% to about 7.3 million workers last year as the digital economy continued to flourish in jobs for software, cybersecurity and cloud computing, according to Cyberstates 2017, an annual analysis of the nation’s tech industry by technology association CompTIA released [...]

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PLENTY OF TECH JOBS, BUT … FEW WORKERS WHO HAVE THE CHOPS

By 2020, there will be 1.4M more software development jobs than qualified applicants ZUCKERBERG MEDIA Randi Zuckerberg of Zuckerberg Media SAN FRANCISCO Jobs creation has been the mantra of President Trump. But in some industries such as tech, the U.S. doesn’t need more jobs — it needs workers with more of the right skills.  (CED Solutions, www.cedsolutions.com, provides the skills needed for these jobs) The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts there will be 1.4 million more software development jobs than applicants who [...]

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