10 Industries With Double-Digit Job Growth

by Christopher Freeburn | October 31, 2012 12:32 pm

now hiring sign 630 300x250 10 Industries With Double Digit Job Growth[1]While unemployment remains high and the economy continues to struggle, some industries are hiring.

CareerBuilder partnered with Economic Modeling Specialists (EMSI) to analyze U.S. employment trends and determine which industries are adding workers[2].

The following ten industries have posted double-digit job growth since 2010[3], according to CareerBuilder and EMSI:

  1. Internet Publishing\Broadcasting\Web Search Portals – 30% growth (28,333 jobs added)
  2. Drilling Oil and Gas Wells – 29% growth (21,970 jobs added)
  3. Electronic Shopping – 23% growth (25,327 jobs added)
  4. Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction – 21% growth (32,715 jobs added)
  5. Temporary Help Services – 21% growth (438,116 jobs added)
  6. Machine Shops – 18% growth (44,754 jobs added)
  7. Marketing Consulting Services – 13% growth (27,113 jobs added)
  8. Computer Systems Design Services – 12% growth (88,740 jobs added)
  9. Specialized Freight (except used goods) Trucking, Local – 11% growth (22,936 jobs added)
  10. Home Health Care Services – 10% growth (116,360 jobs added)

You can find more detail on the industries posting significant job growth[4] at CareerBuilder.com.

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/now-hiring-sign-630.jpg
  2. industries are adding workers: http://www.careerbuilder.com/share/aboutus/pressreleasesdetail.aspx?sd=10%2f24%2f2012&sc_cmp1=cb_pr721_&siteid=cbpr&id=pr721&ed=10%2f24%2f2099
  3. posted double-digit job growth since 2010: http://www.careerbuilder.com/share/aboutus/pressreleasesdetail.aspx?sd=10%2f24%2f2012&sc_cmp1=cb_pr721_&siteid=cbpr&id=pr721&ed=10%2f24%2f2099
  4. industries posting significant job growth: http://www.careerbuilder.com/share/aboutus/pressreleasesdetail.aspx?sd=10%2f24%2f2012&sc_cmp1=cb_pr721_&siteid=cbpr&id=pr721&ed=10%2f24%2f2099

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