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Occupational Data

All charts are for data extracted as of January 2017 using CEB Talent-Neuron demand analysis software and from labor market information provided by the MA Executive Office for Labor and Workforce Development at . For more detailed assistance, contact Larry Martin at 413-755-1361 or email at .

Top 20 Occupations by Total Employment for Hampden County

Top 10 Projected Demand Occupations for Hampden County

Long-Term Occupational Projections 2014-2024 (MA EOLWD)


Top 10 Jobs for the Top 5 Employment Industries in Hampden County

CEB TalentNeuron Wanted Analytics; extracted 1-12-2017

Top Job Titles in Demand-Springfield MSA

CEB TalentNeuron Wanted Analytics; extracted 1-12-2017

Note that  seven of the ten top occupations in demand do not require a college degree but may require industry certification.

Top 10 Skills and Certifications In-Demand in Hampden County

Skills Essential Skills Certifications
 Bilingual Oral & Written Communications  Drivers License
 Pediatrics Team-Oriented, Teamwork  Certified Registered Nurse
 Freight Integrity  CPR
 Behavioral Health Customer Service Oriented  CDL
 Quality Control Detail Oriented  Sales Associate
 Mathematics Problem Solving  HAZMAT
 Quality Assurance Organization Skills  Licensed Practical Nurse
 Critical Care Work Independently  OSHA
 Geriatrics Coaching  First Aid
Preventative Maintenance High Energy Continuing Education
CEB TalentNeuron Wanted Analytics; Extracted 4-19-2017


Top 15 Occupations by Short-Term Growth for Hampden County

Source: DUA 2016-2018 Short Term Projections, Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)