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I want to be a software engineer when I grow up

Post by Kelly Kearsley on July 31, 2007 at 3:25 pm with No Comments »
July 31, 2007 3:25 pm

You don’t hear a lot of kids say this. But maybe they should.


The Employment Security Department released a report today on skills that will pay the bills in upcoming years.


It forecasts that people interested in nursing, landscaping and computer-related occupations may find more jobs available to them through 2014.


Here’s a few of the details:


- State economists predict an estimated 53,155 people will be employed as registered nurses in 2009. That number will rise by 11 percent to 59,002 by 2014, according to the report.


- Jobs for computer software application engineers should go from 28,057 in 2009 to 30,964 in 2014.


- Landscape workers and grounds-keepers, at 28,248 jobs in 2009, will grow to 31,478 jobs in 2014.

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