BOSTON (CBS) – For Boston residents on the hunt for a job, now isn’t a bad time to be a software engineer, one ranking finds.
Glassdoor, a job and career website, recently ranked the 10 most in demand positions, based on how many openings exist. The website also calculated the median base salary for each role.READ MORE: Wellfleet Police Investigating Fatal Crash
Software engineer topped the “in demand” list, with 1,268 openings in Boston, followed by retail sales associate, with 1,014 jobs open in the city.READ MORE: Reports: Tom Brady 'Non-Committal' On Future, 'Possible' He Retires After Season
The mean salary for software engineer jobs is $97,000, according to Glassdoor, while the median pay for a retail sales associate is $24,000.
The third most in demand job is registered nurse, followed by store manager, customer service representative, product manager, business analyst, systems engineer, financial analyst and accountant.MORE NEWS: Jimmy Garoppolo's 49ers Shock Aaron Rodgers' Packers To Earn Spot In NFC Title Game
According to Glassdoor, product manager in the highest paying job on the list with a median salary of $103,223.