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Systems Software Developers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

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Where do Systems Software Developers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.


Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 5,985 new Systems Software Developers to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Systems Software Developers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 421,300 463,900 42,600 10.1%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 9,097 9,306 209 2.3%
Central Minnesota 236 211 -25 -10.6%
Northwest Minnesota 167 204 37 22.2%
Southwest Minnesota 82 72 -10 -12.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 6,835 7,290 455 6.7%

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