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Software Developers, Systems Software
(SOC Code : 15-1133)
in Santa Cruz County

Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications. Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Bachelor's degree .

Santa Cruz County is the same as Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA.
Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA20131st Qtr$47.03$36.66$44.59$56.98

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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Santa Cruz County 2010 - 20201802305027.87

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in Santa Cruz County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services14624.3%
Computers and Peripheral Equipment 212.3%
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing 78.4%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 857.5%
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 2604.9%
Software Publishers 53.8%
Other Information Services 433.8%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 383.3%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 213.3%
Architectural and Engineering Services 2962.4%
Employment Services 291.6%
Motion Picture and Video Industries 461.4%
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 91.3%
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 431.3%
Other Telecommunications 361.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 41.1%
Colleges and Universities 191.0%

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Training Programs (click on title for more information)[Top]
Program Title
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Science.
Information Science/Studies

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Alternate Titles
Business Systems Analysts; Computer Consultants; Programmer Analysts; Software Developers; Software Engineers; and Systems Engineers
 
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