Tech still No. 1 when it comes to hottest jobs
- IT jobs lead the list of the hottest occupations for 2017, according to analysis by CareerBuilder and labor market data provider Emsi.
- IT has experienced 12% job growth since 2012, the fastest job growth of any industry, having added approximately 472,000 jobs since 2012.
- “Our research shows that employers are very invested in expanding head count in areas such as analytics and data science, product development, and sales as they strive to stay competitive in B2B [business to business] and B2C [business to consumer] markets,” said Matt Ferguson, CEO of CareerBuilder.