Some occupations prove recession proof, are others poised for a rebound in 2014?
Engineering, IT continue to climb though hiring challenges remain.
By bret.silverberg | January 9, 2014
- According to the November 2013 jobs report, manufacturing added 27,000 jobs with gains occurring in food manufacturing and motor vehicle parts. This marks the most number of jobs added in this sector since March 2012.
- Online job demand in this occupational category grew nearly 8 percent from September to November of 2013 compared to the same period in 2012, and over 35 percent compared to 2011, according to data supplied by Wanted Technologies.
- Manufacturing is poised to capitalize on existing trends in 2014: Growing domestic demand, including car and home sales, will continue to have a positive effect on factory and manufacturing jobs.