Demand for Computer Specialists Continues

Computer specialists are still in great demand, according to recent data released by Wanted Analytics, a firm that tracks online job ads. Despite a hiring slow in the summer months, demand for computer specialists and programmers is up by 50 percent year over year.

In the last three months, there were more than 42,000 new job ads placed online, specifically for computer specialists and programmers with mobile application and development skills.

The most popular job titles include iPhone developers, Java developer, project manager, software engineers, systems administrators or engineers, and web developers.

The metropolitan areas with the highest hiring demand for mobile programmers include New York, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle and Washington, DC.