Data-Driven Insight Into The Job Market
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The world’s leading provider of real-time labor market data products and analysis.
What We Do
Build software and APIs to allow employers, educators, and learners to make data-driven decisions about careers.
We collect and analyze millions of job postings and resumes to deliver actionable labor market information.
From Our Blog
A recent report from AEI and Burning Glass reveals that employers are seeking employees with broad, liberal arts knowledge coupled with practical skills.
Just how big is the skills gap in the American workforce? In some fields, such as health care, there are more than 1 million more openings than available workers—a significant shortfall in a field where it is hard to turn out trained workers quickly. But crucially,...
Liberal arts majors make less than other college graduates in the job market—but with a few extra skills, they can essentially erase that salary gap.
As an economist of innovation, I believe that Burning Glass Technologies provides unique labor market data to create understanding in today’s fast changing technological and economic conditions. Data is the fuel for economic success at all levels. It allows students, regions, employers and educators to take charge of their learning and make better decisions for adapting to the world that is here and emerging. I’m a big fan.Phil McCready
Tools like Burning Glass help us tell the story. Everybody, at the highest level, comes to us for that data. It’s so baked into our system now that we don’t even question it. We will always have demand now that we can show what it can do.Alan Spell
With real-time, labor-time market data, we can conduct a scan of any occupation. We know who is hiring and what competencies and technical skills they need. We are making sure our program choices and curriculum remain current so that our students are trained and ready for jobs employers need to fill.Linda L. Head