SOC: 15-1133

Software Developers participate in design and development of the software that controls alternative fuel vehicles and other clean technologies. They apply their knowledge and expertise of computer science and mathematics in both creating and evaluating the systems software used in system and onboard computers.

Los Angeles County Software Developers (Systems Software):

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training

13,200

16,260

$52.06

$108,273

Bachelor’s

None

None

To more fully explore the green occupation listed above, see the Employment Development’s California’s Occupational Guide or Understanding the Green Economy.

Please note that this is occupational data across all industries and not necessarily specific to any one area of clean technology.