Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Computer Programmers

The following industries employ Computer Programmers ,  SOC Code  15-1131  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Bachelor's degree  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2010 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 13,500 16,100 2,600
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 2,400 2,900 500
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 1,600 1,600 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 1,400 1,300 -100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 1,400 2,000 600
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 1,400 1,100 -300
Motion Picture and Video Industries   (NAICS 512100 ) 1,000 1,000 0
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 900 900 0
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 900 1,300 400
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 600 700 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 600 600 0
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing   (NAICS 518000 ) 600 700 100
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 500 600 100
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals   (NAICS 622100 ) 500 400 -100
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 400 400 0
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 400 400 0
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 400 400 0
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 400 400 0
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 300 300 0
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 300 300 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 300 300 0
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 200 200 0
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 200 200 0
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 200 200 0
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 200 200 0
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 200 200 0
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 200 200 0
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 200 200 0
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 200 200 0
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 200 300 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 200 200 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 100 100 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 100 100 0
Machine Shops and Threaded Products   (NAICS 332700 ) 100 100 0
Junior Colleges   (NAICS 611200 ) 100 100 0
Printing and Related Support Activities   (NAICS 323000 ) 100 100 0
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing   (NAICS 315200 ) 100 100 0
Professional and Similar Organizations   (NAICS 813900 ) 100 100 0
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle   (NAICS 424900 ) 100 200 100
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses   (NAICS 454100 ) 100 200 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Motor Vehicle/Part Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423100 ) 100 100 0
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing   (NAICS 339900 ) 100 0 -100
Electrical Equipment and Appliances   (NAICS 335000 ) 100 100 0
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 100 100 0
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 100 100 0
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 100 100 0
Activities Related to Real Estate   (NAICS 531300 ) 100 100 0
Apparel/Piece Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 424300 ) 0 100 100
Outpatient Care Centers   (NAICS 621400 ) 0 100 100
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories   (NAICS 621500 ) 0 100 100

Data Notes:

(1)  Source:  These data come from the Industry and Occupation Employment Projections program of the Employment Development Department.  All employment figures have been rounded to the nearest 100.  See the Occupational Projections - Introduction and Methods and the Industry Projections - Introduction and Methods for more information.  Some occupation/industry combinations may not be included to protect employer confidentiality or because the base survey resulted in a large standard error.

Although these Staffing Patterns are not provided below the state level, the Employment Projections by Industry and Occupation are available by county or groups of counties.

(2)  The NAICS - North American Industry Classification System is the nationally recognized system to categorize industries. See the NAICS Division Structure at the U.S. Department of Labor Web site for a complete list of industries and their definitions.

(3)  "SOC Code" - Search for a particular Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code or occupation title at the Bureau of Labor Statistics Web site.

(4) The Training Levels were developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are meant to show the education and training needed for someone to perform that occupation. It also reflects the preferred training requirements of most employers. For a complete list of the training levels go to BLS Training Level Definitions

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