Sample 1 - State of California

List of Industries Employing Software Developers, Systems Software

The following industries employ Software Developers, Systems Software ,  SOC Code  15-1133  (3).   The experience/education usually required by most employers for this occupation is Bachelor's degree  (4).  This list is sorted by the 2012 employment from largest to smallest.   Return to the Search Page.

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Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services   (NAICS 541500 ) 26,100 36,400 10,300
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 8,500 9,500 1,000
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 5,400 5,200 -200
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 4,200 5,200 1,000
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 3,300 5,600 2,300
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 2,900 3,300 400
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 2,800 3,700 900
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,600 3,000 400
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 2,500 2,600 100
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 2,200 2,100 -100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 2,100 2,200 100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 1,500 1,700 200
Data Processing and Related Services   (NAICS 518200 ) 1,500 2,000 500
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 1,400 1,900 500
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,100 1,200 100
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 1,000 1,100 100
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 1,000 1,200 200
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425100 ) 700 1,000 300
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 700 700 0
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 400 500 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 200 200 0
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 200 300 100
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 200 200 0
Local Government   (NAICS 999300 ) 200 200 0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   (NAICS 110000 ) 100 100 0
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 100 100 0
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 100 100 0
Other Financial Investment Activities   (NAICS 523900 ) 100 100 0
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 100 200 100
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
2012 2022 Numeric
Change
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 100 100 0
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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