Top Jobs Experiencing Growth

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Brian Alden from Job.com describes the top jobs that are experiencing growth, including accounting, computer systems, and marketing professionals.

    Brian Alden: If 2012 wasn't your year for acquiring a job as an accountant, computer systems analysts or a marketing professional, fear not, according to forbes.

    com, if you have a Bachelors degree in one of these three areas of study, you have a good chance of getting a decent job this year. The top spot of these three up and coming professionals for the year goes to people working with computer systems. Most people in this field have a Bachelors degree in computer science and can make as high as $90000 a year. If you consider yourself a computer geek life is about to get a whole lot cooler.

    Coming in the second spot are auditors and accountants. With specialties such as keeping track of financial records and making sure taxes are being paid, these mathletes have had a 3 percent job increase since 2010 and can make around $61000 a year. Rounding out the list are marketing professional and specialists. With a 10 percent growth rate in the past three years and speculations of growth to reach at least 40 percent in the next eight years, these people are responsible for the products you buy and the prices you pay for them. If you have a knack for sales, you could be making $60000 a year or more.

    So if any of these jobs are in your area of expertise and you haven't been so lucky on the hunt, don't worry, it looks like this year is going to be much, much more promising.