Counties:

Los Angeles and Orange

Lori Sanchez, Center Director

(909) 274-6106
lsanchez144@mtsac.edu
Type Title Region Publish Date
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Architectural Drafting and Design

Description:

Architectural Drafting and Design

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for architectural and civil drafter is expected to increase slightly by 1% over the next five years. Nearly 550 job opportunities will be available annually for this occupation through 2022 due to new job growth and/or replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
9/3/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Fashion Design

Description:

Fashion Design

Fashion designer jobs are decreasing over the next five years but approximately 500 job openings will be available each year between 2017-2022 due to replacement need (e.g. retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
9/1/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Fashion Merchandising

Description:

Fashion Merchandising

Nearly 650 job openings will be available each year between 2017-2022 due to replacement need (e.g. retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
9/1/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Fashion Production

Description:

Fashion Production

Fashion production jobs are decreasing by 26% over the next five years; however, more than 2,600 job openings will be available each year between 2017-2022 due to replacement need (e.g. retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
9/1/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Animal Science Fundamentals

Description:

Animal Science Fundamentals

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for occupations related to animal science is expected to decrease by 15% over the next five years. However, more than 120 job opportunities will be available annually for this occupation group through 2022 due to replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/30/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Environmental Technology

Description:

Environmental Technology

In Los Angeles and Orange counties, the number of jobs for environmental technology-related occupations is expected to increase by 4% over the next five years. Over 300 job opportunities will be available annually for this occupation through 2022 due to new job growth and replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/30/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Accounting

Description:

Accounting

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for occupations related to accounting is expected to decrease slightly over the next five years but nearly 11,000 job opportunities will be available annually due to new job growth and/or replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/28/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Automotive Technology - Chassis and Drive Train Service

Description:

Automotive Technology - Chassis and Drive Train Service

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for occupations related to automotive service technology is expected to increase by 2% over the next five years. More than 2,700 job opportunities will be available annually for these occupations through 2022 due to new job growth and replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/28/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Computerized Accounting - QuickBooks

Description:

Computerized Accounting - QuickBooks

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, more than 11,100 job opportunities will be available annually for these occupations through 2022 due to new job growth and replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/28/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Cosmetology and Barbering

Description:

Cosmetology and Barbering

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for occupations related to cosmetology and barbering is expected to increase by 9% over the next five years. More than 4,200 job opportunities will be available annually for these occupations through 2022 due to new job growth and replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/16/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Graphic Design

Description:

Graphic Design

In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, the number of jobs for occupations related to graphic design is expected to increase by 2% over the next five years. More than 2,700 job opportunities will be available annually for this occupation group through 2022 due to new job growth and replacement need (e.g., retirements).

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
8/15/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Global Trade and Logistics

Description:

Global Trade and Logistics

As these are not standard occupations, employer job postings were referenced for identifying labor market demand. While there are many advertisements posted, the majority require a Bachelor’s degree.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Athletic Training and Sports Medicine

Description:

Athletic Training and Sports Medicine

To become a Certified Athletic Trainer, students must obtain a bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited program from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) and pass the Board of Certification (BOC) exam.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Costume Design

Description:

Costume Design

Between 2014 and 2017, programs training for the occupations of interest conferred 151 awards (3-yr average), suggesting an oversaturation of costume designers.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Administration of Justice

Description:

Administration of Justice

Professionals in this particular field often enroll in local community colleges to keep skills and knowledge current or to upskill.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Fire Officer

Description:

Fire Officer

Firefighters and related positions are expected to increase by 5% over the next five years, resulting in over 650 annual openings, with the majority of openings being for firefighters.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Tax Preparer

Description:

Tax Preparer

There are projected to be 500 jobs annually for tax preparers in the region; however, this occupation is forecasted to decrease by 2% over the next five years.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Information Technology

Description:

Information Technology

Information technology jobs are expected to increase by 5% over the next five years, resulting in over 2,300 annual job openings.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Code Enforcement and Compliance

Description:

Code Enforcement and Compliance

Each of the four occupations focused on in this data brief has average entry-level hourly earnings above the living wage for Orange County, ranging from $20.08 to $27.49

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/19/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

User Experience/Interaction Design

Description:

User Experience/Interaction Design

There are expected to be over 2,800 annual openings for user experience/interaction design related jobs through 2022.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Pharmacy Technology

Description:

Pharmacy Technology

In Los Angeles County, jobs related to pharmacy technology are predicted to experience a 10% increase through 2022; however, it is important to note most job openings are the result of replacement need.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

ECG/Telemetry Technician

Description:

ECG/Telemetry Technician

Through 2022, cardiovascular technologists and technicians jobs are forecasted to grow by 12%, resulting in over 100 annual openings.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Project Management

Description:

Project Management

Of the 1,644 employer postings in 2017 that specified an education level, 92% of employers sought candidates with a bachelor’s degree or higher.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Web Development Specialist

Description:

Web Development Specialist

Jobs related to web development specialist occupations are expected to experience a 4% increase through 2022.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Computer Programming

Description:

Computer Programming

The majority of job postings desired a candidate with a Bachelor’s degree, and 50% of the computer programmer workforce holds a Bachelor’s degree as their highest level of education. This suggests that computer programmer jobs are typically above middle-skill level positions.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
4/17/18