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Software Developers, Systems Software
(SOC Code : 15-1133)
in Marin 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 .

Marin County is part of the San Rafael MSA, which includes Marin and San Raf counties.
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 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco Metro Div2012 - 202210,92014,5003,58032.8498

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in Marin County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services16132.9%
Computers and Peripheral Equipment 410.8%
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing 56.8%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 1005.3%
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 6054.2%
Software Publishers 53.6%
Architectural and Engineering Services 4603.2%
Communications Equipment Manufacturing 23.2%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 42.8%
Data Processing and Related Services 451.9%
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 101.9%
Employment Services 891.8%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 521.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 201.3%
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers 841.3%

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Program Title
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Science.

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