It’s almost Valentine’s Day already–can you believe it? Where did January go? While you’re digging out from the gargantuan snowbanks in the Northeast, or swimming through the floods of the West Coast, now’s a good time to consider what the rest of this new year can bring.
If you’re looking for a new job, CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists International recently released an interesting article outlining the 18 Hottest Jobs for 2015, based solely on supply vs. demand. Here’s a look at what they came up with for the most in-demand jobs for candidates with college degrees. Check out the full article to see all of the jobs and to take a quiz to see if you’re ready for a career change.
Occupations that require a college education and have the largest gap between job openings and hires
|Occupation||Average monthly unique job postings||Average monthly hires||Gap between postings and hires||Job growth 2010 – 2014||Total 2014
|Median hourly earnings|
|Software developer, applications||52,700||31,616||21,084||15%||684,614||$44.66|
|Network and computer system administrator||35,788||18,734||17,054||7%||378,638||$35.84|
|Medical and health services manager||27,696||12,626||15,070||6%||317,314||$43.61|