Field Operations Leader, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania
Learn about occupations that are in high demand across the Pittsburgh region and the skills you’ll need to get them.
Industry demand is being shaped by an aging population and Healthcare occupations are projected to grow nearly twice as fast as the job market overall over the next ten years.
Engineering, Science and Production has been a part of Pittsburgh for decades. As a leader in advanced manufacturing technologies, the region is well positioned for job growth.
Dramatic changes are taking place as the industry transitions from in-person transactions to online and mobile channels. Technology and big data have increased demand for analysts and greater technical skills.
Information Technology and Mathematical Science jobs are a key driver of growth in the region. From cutting-edge research institutions to agile start-ups, this sector shapes our economy and drives innovation.
“The technology and innovation sector in Pittsburgh is wildly exceeding my expectations.”
– Andrew Moore, Dean of the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon
Top Biz Skills: Communication, Customer Service, Problem Solving
There are 7,890 open Engineering, Science and Production jobs each year
“Many of our employees at Duolingo own a home, and that’s completely unheard of in Silicon Valley. That’s an advantage in Pittsburgh.”
– Luis von Ahn, Duolingo