Alachua and Bradford Counties, FL

What We Do

In Alachua and Bradford counties, Santa Fe College in Gainesville, FL, CareerSource of North Central Florida (CSNCFL), the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce, and the North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce will collaborate with Gainesville Dev Academy and others to train and place at least 300 individuals into programming and app development jobs by 2020. This program will help serve local tech jobs across all sectors, including local tech companies like Immersed Games, MindTree, Onward Development, NextGen, and Verigo.

IT Labor Market Landscape

Below is a snapshot of the Alachua and Bradford Counties, FL labor market demand for IT talent. These are the most demanded skills and occupation from 10/2/16 to 11/30/16.
Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and Emsi (projection data)

Open IT Occupations

128

Concentrated Demand for IT

  • 0% Alachua and Bradford Counties, FL
  • 100% Nationwide

Top Skills

Baseline Skills

  1. Communication Skills
  2. Problem Solving
  3. Troubleshooting
  4. Writing
  5. Creativity

Software and Programming Skills

  1. JavaScript
  2. SQL
  3. Microsoft C#
  4. JAVA
  5. jQuery

Top Occupations

Top 5 Occupations

  1. Software Developers, Applications
  2. Web Developers
  3. Computer User Support Specialists
  4. Computer Systems Analysts
  5. Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers

Fastest Growing Occupations (2015-2020)

  1. Computer and Information Systems Managers
  2. Software Developers, Systems Software
  3. Computer Systems Analysts
  4. Information Security Analysts
  5. Web Developers

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