2. Mobile Developer
Average salary: $90,920,according to Mashable
Desirable certifications/qualifications: 2-3 years experience in developing mobile apps for iOS/Android. Strong Java skills. Familiarity with Eclipse, Worklight Studio, or similar.
What does this person do?: Overseeing the design and implementation of apps for mobile devices.
Most promising quote: "Development, whether mobile or web or back-end support, is where the driving need is now." — CNN's Tech Job Forecast for 2014
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