Businesses in LA are looking for talent across many skill sets, including software development, business analytics and project management. The top hiring industries including manufacturing, banking and finance, aerospace and professional services. "Although the overall rate of unemployment in LA is high, the tech industry in the City of Angels is full of opportunity. Software and solutions architects are in demand, along with mid- and senior-level project managers," Modis says. "The healthcare and entertainment industries are seeing a great deal of opportunity, while finance IT jobs in 2013 may be winding down."