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 2012-2022 2012-2022
Alameda County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Alpine County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Amador County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Butte County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Calaveras County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Colusa County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Contra Costa County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Del Norte County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
El Dorado County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Fresno County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Glenn County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Humboldt County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Imperial County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Inyo County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Kern County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Kings County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Lake County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Lassen County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
Los Angeles County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Madera County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Marin County
(Part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Mariposa County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Mendocino County
(Part of North Coast Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Merced County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Modoc County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Mono County
(Part of Eastern Sierra Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Monterey County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Napa County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Area Occupations With the Most Job Openings Fastest Growing Occupations
Nevada County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Orange County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Placer County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Plumas County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Riverside County
(Part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Sacramento County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
San Benito County
(Part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
San Bernardino County
(Part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
San Diego County 2012-2022 2012-2022
San Francisco County
(Part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD)
2012-2022 2012-2022
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 2012-2022 2012-2022
Santa Clara County
(Part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Santa Cruz County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Shasta County 2012-2022 2012-2022
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 2012-2022 2012-2022
Stanislaus County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Sutter County
(Part of Yuba City MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Tehama County
(Part of North Valley Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Trinity County
(Part of Northern Mountains Region)
2010-2020 2010-2020
Tulare County 2010-2020 2010-2020
Tuolumne County
(Part of Mother Lode Region)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Ventura County 2012-2022 2012-2022
Yolo County
(Part of Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022
Yuba County
(Part of Yuba City MSA)
2012-2022 2012-2022

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