Counties:

Los Angeles and Orange

Lori Sanchez, Center Director

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

Engineering Technicians

Description:

Engineering Technicians

Jobs related to engineering technician occupations are expected to experience a 5% increase through 2022, resulting in over 7,500 annual job openings.

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

Homeland Security

Description:

Homeland Security

Students interested in one of the fields that is often associated with homeland security, can enroll in one of seven community college programs: information technology, emergency medical services, paramedic, administration of justice, industrial and transportation security, police academy, and fire technology. Between 2014 and 2017, these programs have conferred and average of 739 awards in Orange County.

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

Library Technology

Description:

Library Technology

In Los Angeles County, library technicians and assistants jobs are forecasted to increase by 8% through 2022.

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

Child Development

Description:

Child Development

There will be over 14,000 annual child development related job openings in Los Angeles County through 2022.

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

Baking and Pastry Management

Description:

Baking and Pastry Management

In 2017, there were 1,169 online job postings for baking professionals and baking/pastry managers in Los Angeles County.

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

Homeland Security

Description:

Homeland Security

On average, 1,372 awards are conferred each year in programs related to homeland security, which suggests there may be an oversupply of workers within the region.

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Construction Management

Description:

Construction Management

In 2017, there were nearly 12,000 ads for construction management related jobs in Los Angeles County

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Health Information Technology

Description:

Health Information Technology

Jobs related to health information technology are predicted to experience a 10% increase through 2022

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Environmental Technology

Description:

Environmental Technology

The number of jobs for environmental engineering technicians is predicted to increase by 10% through 2022

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Cosmetology and Barbering

Description:

Cosmetology and Barbering

Jobs related to cosmetology and barbering are predicted to experience an 11% increase through 2022

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18
Type and Tile:
Key Findings

Professional Baking

Description:

Professional Baking

Jobs related to professional baking are predicted to experience a 3% increase through 2022

Region:
Los Angeles/Orange County
Publish Date:
3/20/18