Videos

What's Your Workforce Crisis video series
This series of videos is part of a longer video created by NOVA in 2008 featuring interviews with regional employers and economic experts to discuss a number of issues that are anticipated to impact not only Silicon Valley and its world-class workforce, but the rest of California.

View this on NOVA's YouTube site at YouTube.com/NOVASiliconValley.




Unemployment Rate


3.4%


Santa Clara County's unemployment rate for March 2017
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Commute Inflow


209,000

Number of workers who commute each day into Santa Clara County. (2011)

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Customer Visits

41,707

Number of daily visits by job seekers to NOVA Job Center in FY2016.

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Employer Payroll

11.4%

Santa Clara County's share of California's total payroll (Q3 2015), as compared to 6.2% of the statewide labor force.

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Customer Services

54,984

Number of services provided at the NOVA Job Center in FY2016.

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Projections (2012-2022)

Software Developers, Applications
Occupation with most projected job openings in Santa Clara County: 14,880 openings

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Projections (2012-2022)

Operations Research Analysts
 Fastest-growing occupation projected in Santa Clara County:
+64.9% (970 positions)

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