D.C. Area has Overflow of STEM Jobs, but Few Positions Filled
Many believe that Wasington, D.C has a majority of government-related jobs. However, a study released by the Brookings Institution claims that the D.C area has more than 55% of job postings related to STEM skills, and these postings continue to be difficult to fill. The D.C region not only has a large amount of STEM jobs, they also have the second-largest number of job postings overall.
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