The creative brain behind the computer programs we use every day, from mobile apps and video games to software for businesses, hospitals or schools. If job growth and security is important, look into a career as a software developer. You will develop solutions that drive innovation and, from a corporate perspective, a competitive advantage. Software developers have several responsibilities depending on the role and employer. Some may write code to build and support a company’s systems, applications, and platforms. Others may work with a team of developers to build and support web-based software applications.
Most software developers have a bachelor’s degree.