Trends Report

The US Is Producing More Computer Science Grads, But Demand For Developers Still Outstrips Supply

May 11th, 2020

Summary

More college students are graduating with degrees in computer science — the number of computer science degrees conferred in the US is up 87% over a nine-year period. While an influx of new developers helps to shrink the developer gap, it barely keeps up with the number of new software developer openings created every year. As a result, even with increased supply, wage pressures continue to mount as demand outpaces supply.

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