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Software Developer
write the computer programs used for the systems that allow computers to run properly and the latest software applications for mobile devices
Application Software Developers
design systems for consumer applications, such as those used in games.
Systems software developers
design computing systems, including the user interface. This includes companies as well as operating systems for electronics such as mobile phones.
BLS predictions
a 30% increase in employment of software developers between 2010 and 2020
Median annual wage of software developers
it was more than $90,500 in 2010