South Central Appalachia

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IT Labor Market Landscape

Below is a snapshot of the South Central Appalachia labor market demand for IT talent. These are the most demanded skills and occupations from 6/13/16 to 8/8/16.
Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and Emsi (projection data)

Open IT Occupations


Concentrated Demand for IT

  • 20% South Central Appalachia
  • 100% Nationwide

Top Skills

Baseline Skills

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

Software and Programming Skills

  1. SQL
  2. Microsoft Office
  3. JavaScript
  4. Microsoft Excel
  5. LINUX

Top Occupations

Top 5 Occupations

  1. Software Developer / Engineer
  2. Computer Support Specialist
  3. Database Administrator
  4. Systems Analyst
  5. Computer Systems Engineer / Architect

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