Top H1B Job Titles for 2016

Rank H1B Job Title Total H1B filings(LCAs Count)
1Programmer Analyst55,989
2Software Engineer30,412
3Software Developer14,002
4Systems Analyst12,299
5Computer Programmer11,607
6Business Analyst9,160
7Computer Systems Analyst6,877
8Senior Software Engineer6,368
10Technology Lead US5,404
11Technology Analyst US4,995
12Assistant Professor4,960
14Project Manager4,495
15Senior Consultant4,258
16Database Administrator3,793
17Developer User Interface3,418
18Computer Programmer Analyst3,051
19Physical Therapist2,998
20Software Engineer 22,871
21Lead Engineer2,842
24Senior Software Developer2,584
25Java Developer2,345
27Business Systems Analyst2,231
28Application Developer2,164
29Research Associate2,064
30Computer Programmer Configurer 21,961
32Consultant US1,850
33QA Analyst1,825
34Systems Engineer US1,808
35Programmer Developer1,731
37Systems Engineer1,648
38Systems Administrator1,579
39Quality Assurance Analyst1,572
40Financial Analyst1,553
41Mechanical Engineer1,535
42Network Engineer1,515
43Advisory Senior1,489
44Data Analyst1,486
45System Administrator1,446
46Computer Systems Engineer1,415
47Test Consultant1,413
48Design Engineer1,409
49Software Test Engineer1,374
50SR Software Engineer1,363
51Advisory Manager1,313
52Postdoctoral Fellow1,310
53Project Manager US1,283
54Technical Lead1,261
55System Analyst1,247
56Programmer Analyst II1,238
57Technology Architect US1,194
58Market Research Analyst1,183
59Computer Specialist Testing and Quality Analyst 21,181
60Computer Systems Analyst 21,178
61Senior Programmer Analyst1,158
62Senior Systems Analyst1,144
63Senior Systems Analyst JC1,126
65Associate Consultant US1,124
66Technical Test Lead US1,124
67Project Engineer1,120
68Systems Analyst JC1,095
69Test Analyst US1,075
70SR Programmer Analyst1,052
71Applications Consultant1,051
72Research Fellow1,038
73Software Quality Assurance Engineer1,006
74Software Developer Applications995
75Test Engineer965
76Staff Accountant964
77Research Scientist944
78.NET Developer939
79IT Specialist934
80Technical Consultant922
81Lead Consultant US899
82Data Scientist897
83Software Development Engineer896
84Postdoctoral Research Associate893
86Analyst Testing837
87Technical Architect834
88Computer System Analyst817
89Management Analyst811
90Hospitalist Physician810
91Postdoctoral Associate809
92Electrical Engineer808
93Product Manager807
94Senior Engineer790
95Computer Specialist790
97Program Manager780
98Software Engineer 3763
100Software Development Engineer II761
101Advisory Staff757
102Senior Business Analyst757
103Software Programmer751
104IT Project Manager733
105SAP Consultant730
106Staff Software Engineer724
107Quality Analyst711
108Business Intelligence Analyst708
109Senior Developer706
110Business System Analyst703
111System Analyst JC701
112Quality Engineer699
113Solutions Architect695
114Manager JC692
115Advisory Senior Associate685
116Solution Architect685
117IT Consultant678
118Quality Assurance Engineer677
119Computer Systems Analysts666
120Network Administrator658
121Computer Specialist System Support and Development Admin 2657
122Computer Systems Analyst 3642
123Managing Consultant626
124Architect Level 2623
125Senior Associate619
127Graphic Designer617
128Principal Software Engineer604
129Business Systems Analyst 2595
130Product Engineer590
131Web Developer590
132Applications Developer583
133ETL Developer581
134Test Engineer Level 2576
135Software Architect575
136Architectural Designer574
137Process Engineer565
139Applications Consultant 2558
140Senior Project Manager US553
141Senior Technical Consultant547
142Vice President546
143Test Consultant 2541
144Advisory Consultant539
145QA Engineer537
146Project Manager III536
148Systems Analyst II534
149Occupational Therapist529
150Software Development Engineer I527
151Postdoctoral Scholar524
152Computer Software Engineer Applications522
153Assurance Staff519
154Marketing Specialist517
155Member of Technical Staff505
156System Engineer502
157Computer Programmers490
158Systems Analysts489
159Lead Consultant485
160Software Engineer II483
161Medical Technologist482
162Application Programmer476
163TAX Senior475
164Programmer Developer 2474
166Test Engineer US469
167Technical Analyst467
168Lead Software Engineer463
169Test Lead459
170Senior Application Developer458
171Component Design Engineer457
172Assistant Vice President442
173Computer Programmer Configurer 1436
174Postdoctoral Research Fellow432
175Technology Lead US Practitioner427
176Programmer Analyst Level 1424
177Software Developer Systems Software424
179Staff Engineer423
180Assurance Senior415
182Manufacturing Engineer409
183Hardware Engineer406
184Industrial Engineer398
185Civil Engineer383
186Sales Engineer375
187Senior Solution Engineer372
188Business Systems Analyst 3371
189Systems Analyst I367
190Validation Engineer366
191Project Lead363
192Solution Engineer362
193Programmer Analyst I358
194Data Analyst 2358
195Software Engineer III358
196Senior Technology Architect US357
197Software QA Engineer357
198RF Engineer356
199SR Software Developer356
200Senior Java Developer354