Outlook Software Design Engineer near Vancouver, BC
Job outlook in Canada
Job outlook in British Columbia Good
|Cariboo Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Kootenay Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Lower Mainland - Southwest Region||Good Good|
|Nechako Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|North Coast Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Northeast Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Thompson--Okanagan Region||Good Good|
|Vancouver Island and Coast Region||Good Good|
Job outlook near Vancouver, BC Good
The employment outlook will be good for Software engineers and designers (NOC 2173) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2017-2019 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
- Not many positions will become available due to retirements
- There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Here are some key facts about Software engineers and designers in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:
- Approximately 7,590 people work in this occupation.
- Software engineers and designers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 52%
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 26%
- Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 5%
- Computer, electronic and electrical product manufacturing (NAICS 334-335): 5%
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