You’ve heard of the rise in tech jobs lately, and you want in. Employment of professionals in computer and IT roles is projected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to increase by 12 percent from 2018 to 2028, and their annual median salary—$88,240—is substantially higher than the median annual wage of all occupations, $39,810. 1. Strong job growth, decent earning potential. Tasks: As a cg animator, you’ll be the one to design, present, and develop graphic animation. Skills: mastery of animation tools and technology, creativity, artistry, teamwork skills. Average Salary: $70,000. 41. Mobile App Developer. Mobile apps are one of the hottest things in tech now.