Occupations in Demand

These data files provide a list of "occupations with the most job openings" and "fastest growing" occupations by area. "Occupations with the Most Job Openings" is a list of jobs with the largest number of expected job openings from new jobs and to replace workers leaving an occupation. "Fastest Growing Occupations" is the list of jobs with the largest percent change.

View all of the Projections of Employment by Occupation.

Use the Occupational "CodeFinder" to look up the "official" occupation title or code.

Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
California 2010-2020 2010-2020
Alameda County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Alpine County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Amador County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Butte County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Calaveras County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Colusa County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Contra Costa County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Del Norte County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
El Dorado County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Fresno County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Glenn County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Humboldt County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Imperial County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Inyo County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Kern County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Kings County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Lake County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Lassen County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
Los Angeles County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Madera County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Marin County
(Part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Mariposa County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Mendocino County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Merced County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Modoc County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Mono County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Monterey County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Napa County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
Nevada County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Orange County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Placer County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Plumas County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Riverside County
(Part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Sacramento County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
San Benito County
(Part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
San Bernardino County
(Part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
San Diego County 2010-2020 2010-2020
San Francisco County
(Part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
San Joaquin County 2010-2020 2010-2020
San Luis Obispo County 2010-2020 2010-2020
San Mateo County
(Part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Santa Barbara County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Santa Clara County
(Part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Santa Cruz County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Shasta County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Sierra County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Siskiyou County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Solano County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
Sonoma County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Stanislaus County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Sutter County
(Part of Yuba City MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Tehama County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Trinity County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Tulare County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Tuolumne County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Ventura County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Yolo County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Yuba County
(Part of Yuba City MSA)
2010-2020 2010-2020

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