The most in demand jobs for 2010

Kirsten H By Kirsten H, 10th Sep 2010 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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If you are deciding a new career path or just beginning, taking a moment to know what fields are hiring is important.


Whether you are looking for a job or just starting your career, searching for a job that is in demand will make it easier to find. Times have changed tremendously over the last few years. Jobs that used to be abundant may no longer be highly sought after.


Looking across the country the cities that have more hospitals and health care jobs, you can see they have a lower percentage of unemployment. Baby boomers are starting to enter the retirement age, making this career path one highly in need of many types of jobs: pharmacists, CNA’s, and physical therapists to name a few.

This is a broad industry, research what field you feel most comfortable and begin your education. Most health care careers will need specific education to work in the field.


The ever changing and growing IT field is in demand for people that are knowledgeable and creative. This field is expanding the needs of people who work with computers: support team, system administrators, and software engineers. If you enjoy working with computers, find a niche that suits you and start gearing your career path.

More and more businesses are starting to realize they need to move to the age of technology. With this in mind, they will be in need of people educated in computer systems. This could easily be you.

Financial analyst

Helping people invest their money and plan for their future is in great demand. With the economy still unstable people are looking for advice from the professionals. According to Tony Moton from Yahoo the trend for this position is expected to grow almost 39% over the next few years.

You will need to examine this field to find where you want to focus your career. Each career will require a different education.


With the world’s population growing, we are constantly looking for ways to become greener. Leaving a better world for our children is the goal of most parents. The world of Environmental Science and Technicians is increasing in popularity and increase in job opportunities.

Forensic Science

Preventing and solving crimes has become a forefront across the United States. This has created a large demand for Forensic Scientists to make this happen. If you are interested in crime solving this is a perfect career choice.

These are some of the top most demand jobs for 2010 that are expected to grow over the upcoming years. Research and decide what area you are most interested in and make a choice for your future.

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author avatar Kirsten H
I am a freelance writer who has written for local magazines and am expanding my portfolio to the web. I enjoy putting my thoughts on paper, or computer nowadays!

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author avatar Jerry Walch
11th Sep 2010 (#)

Nice work, Kristen.

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author avatar Kirsten H
15th Sep 2010 (#)

Thanks Jerry!

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