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 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 ) 21,600 34,200 12,600
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing   (NAICS 334500 ) 10,100 10,000 -100
Computers and Peripheral Equipment   (NAICS 334100 ) 7,200 9,500 2,300
Scientific Research and Development Svc   (NAICS 541700 ) 4,700 5,900 1,200
Architectural and Engineering Services   (NAICS 541300 ) 2,400 3,300 900
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing   (NAICS 336400 ) 2,400 2,600 200
Semiconductor and Electronic Components   (NAICS 334400 ) 2,400 3,000 600
Software Publishers   (NAICS 511200 ) 2,300 3,100 800
Management & Technical Consulting Svc   (NAICS 541600 ) 2,200 3,800 1,600
Communications Equipment Manufacturing   (NAICS 334200 ) 1,900 2,300 400
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423400 ) 1,700 2,000 300
State Government   (NAICS 999200 ) 1,600 1,800 200
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing   (NAICS 518000 ) 1,300 1,400 100
Employment Services   (NAICS 561300 ) 1,200 1,700 500
Wired Telecommunications Carriers   (NAICS 517100 ) 900 1,100 200
Management of Companies and Enterprises   (NAICS 550000 ) 700 800 100
Depository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522100 ) 700 800 100
Electronics and Appliance Stores   (NAICS 443000 ) 500 600 100
Office Administrative Services   (NAICS 561100 ) 500 600 100
Colleges and Universities   (NAICS 611300 ) 400 500 100
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers   (NAICS 425000 ) 300 600 300
Security & Commodity Investment Activity   (NAICS 523100 ) 300 300 0
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers   (NAICS 423600 ) 200 200 0
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing   (NAICS 333200 ) 200 300 100
Insurance Carriers   (NAICS 524100 ) 200 200 0
Nondepository Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522200 ) 200 400 200
Activities Rel to Credit Intermediation   (NAICS 522300 ) 200 300 100
Business Support Services   (NAICS 561400 ) 100 100 0
Advertising and Related Services   (NAICS 541800 ) 100 100 0
Other Professional & Technical Services   (NAICS 541900 ) 100 100 0
Industry (NAICS) (2) Employment in California (1)
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Accounting and Bookkeeping Services   (NAICS 541200 ) 100 100 0
Pharmaceutical & Medicine Manufacturing   (NAICS 325400 ) 100 200 100
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers   (NAICS 511100 ) 100 100 0
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support   (NAICS 524200 ) 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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