Infographic: Computer Nerds Rules the World

About the author: Mark Kirkpatrick writes about tech and finance along with tips for entrepreneurs navigating the startup world.


Take a look at any given “best jobs” list, and you’ll see IT-related fields dominate several of the top 25 positions. While most IT and math careers require a more rigorous approach to education, these fields have a large need in a global market currently dominated by software, apps, computer technology and the like. They also pay pretty handsomely.

Which IT careers rank the best though, you say? The graphic below, with average career income, stress levels, physical demands, emotional environments and job growth potentials aggregated by the CertificationKits team will help you IT pledges out there determine whether anything from a CCNA certification to statistician degree is worth your while. Good luck!