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Occupations in Demand

What IT jobs are in demand in my region?

Are you exploring IT jobs close to home? Learn more about job availability and wages for IT careers in your region. The following IT careers are currently in demand in various regions across the state. The regions represented are the 13 economic development regions in Minnesota as defined by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).

Short-term demand is defined as the combination of recently reported vacancies and relatively low unemployment levels.

Sort the table by clicking on the column header. Use the dropdown box to change the region. Get more information by clicking an occupation title or wage.

Region Click to sort the table by this column There are 13 Economic Development Regions in Minnesota.
Occupation Title Click to sort the table by this column Wage Click to sort the table by this column Median wage means the point at which half of all workers in the occupation earn less and half earn more. New employees are usually in the "earn less" half.
Current
Demand
Indicator 
Click to sort the table by this column Current demand indicator shows how occupations compare in terms of possible openings in order from high to low.
Typical
Education Required 
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South Central Applications Software Developers
37.79
$37.79 
Bachelor's degree
South Central Computer Programmers
25.90
$25.90 
Bachelor's degree
South Central Computer Systems Analysts
32.61
$32.61 
Bachelor's degree
South Central Management Analysts
35.82
$35.82 
Bachelor's degree
South Central Computer and Information Systems Managers
46.79
$46.79 
Bachelor's degree
Southeast Network and Computer Systems Administrators
31.90
$31.90 
Bachelor's degree
Southeast Database Administrators
34.90
$34.90 
Bachelor's degree
Southeast Applications Software Developers
43.24
$43.24 
Bachelor's degree
Southeast Computer Programmers
47.11
$47.11 
Bachelor's degree
Southeast Computer Systems Analysts
28.21
$28.21 
Bachelor's degree
 
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