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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department


The Employment Development Department, in partnership with state and local agencies, provides employment and training services that are helping Californians get back into the job market. Read below for information that may be beneficial to your job search or recruitment efforts. Our business is your success.

Top In-Demand Jobs by Region

Software Developers? Firefighters? Truck drivers? What are the top 5 in-demand jobs in your region? The EDD has compiled the top middle-skill occupations in each of 14 different economic regions of the state.

Find out the 5 Top In-Demand Middle-Skill Occupations in each region, along with the number of projected openings and the median annual wages.

Training Dollars at Work

The EDD provides grant funding for training programs throughout California that are designed to assist Californian job seekers obtain employment, and help employers hire the skilled workers they need to succeed.

Did you know ProMatch in Sunnyvale helped 248 people obtain updated skills to get back to work in the rapidly evolving technology industry? Or that hundreds of people in Los Angeles County received training to fill a demand for qualified, professional administrative personnel? Select a city below to read about how training dollars are at work in that area:

Job Seeker Resources

Employer Resources

Social Media

Follow EDD on Twitter and Facebook. Search #WorkingInCA for the latest information about available jobs, resources, job fairs and workshops, and other helpful services.