10. Software Systems Developer

Median Annual Salary
$110,011*

What They Do: You will build and maintain systems that help your company be more efficient through the use of computers and cell phones. The actual systems and software languages used depend on the needs of your company, but can include both frontend and backend stacks.

Why It's Hot: The BLS projects 10% job growth through 2028.
What You'll Need: You will most likely need a bachelor's degree in a computer-related field, with experience building and using systems relevant to your company.