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Occupation Details

Projected Growth Decline (-2% or lower)

National Salary $77,550 annually

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Education Bachelor’s 75%, Master’s 9%, Post-master’s 8%

Job Tasks

  • Modify existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance
  • Develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures, programming, and documentation
  • Monitor computer system performance to ensure proper operation
  • Provide technical support for software maintenance or use
  • Design software applications
  • Collaborate with others to determine design specifications or details

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