Top 15 Emerging Jobs in 2021.
Hello Business Connect Reader, today we are here with an exciting and most demandable topic called best jobs on the rise in 2021. Recently, LinkedIn has revealed the data of 15 emerging jobs. These jobs are ranked based on a combination of demand and the number of jobs available.
Here are the top 15 emerging jobs in 2021.
#1. Frontline Ecommerce Workers.
During the pandemic, many e-commerce, retailers, and logistics companies had requirements of frontline workers to meet the swift transition to e-commerce to receive products to consumers. As a result, professionals on the frontline of Ecommerce are being seen fastest-growing jobs nowadays. According to LinkedIn, hiring for these roles grew 73% Year-over-Year between April and October. At the time you are reading now, there are over 400,000 jobs available. Frontline Jobs titles include Driver, Supply chain Associate, Package Handler, and Personal Shopper.
Skills: Good Time Management, Customer Service, Leadership quality.
Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in one of those.
#2. Loan and Mortgage Experts.
The year 2020 is filled with so much uncertainty. Pandemic made many industries suffer badly. While loans and Mortgages have seen a massive demand. In this field, hiring raised nearly 59%. In this area, there are Jobs available, such as Underwriter, Mortgage Loan Officer, Escrow Officer, and Loan Closer.
Skills you need: Risk Management, Customers Service, and Credit Analysis.
Education: 86% of hires have a bachelor’s degree or higher.
#3. Health Care Support Staff.
Ever since the covid-19 hit the planet, the healthcare industry has increased, and is expected to continue growing as we are in 2021 and beyond, primarily driven by our aging population and a greater need for healthcare services. Since pandemic still has been around us, it is also creating more demand for healthcare workers. According to LinkedIn, since 2019, hiring for these positions has raised by more than 34%. Several healthcare positions are known throughout this list, including Health Care Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Dental Assistant, and Home Health Aide.
Skills require – Patient Education, Data Entry, and Physician Relations.
Education– 83% of hires have a graduation degree in the medical field.
#4. Business Development and Sales Professionals.
Elsewhere, as businesses moved online, they needed workers in business development, sales, digital marketing, and consumer experience to ensure their operations could keep up in a new space as well. Now the profession has been increasing day by day. According to LinkedIn data, these jobs grew more than 45% between 2020 and 2019. The job titles are recognized as Sales Consultant, Sales Operations Assistant, Inbound Sales Specialist, and Strategic Advisor.
Skills required – Customer Retention, Sales Process, and Team Building.
Education:- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent works experience in these areas.
#5. Experts in Workplace Diversity.
As the world economy continues to react to recent economic – and pandemic-related shocks, companies must shift how they define, find, and continue to have talent. In many cases, this means incorporating more remote workers and using more outsourced and non-permanent laborers, like independent contractors and freelancers. In such cases, talent management experts require to meet market demands, offer solutions around talent diversity. In this field, requirements have increased more than 90% since 2019.
Top job titles include Diversity Manager, Diversity Officer, Head of Diversity, and Diversity Coordinator.
Skills: Community Outreach, Teaching, Organizational Development.
Education: 99% of have a bachelor’s degree or higher.
#6. Digital Marketing Professionals.
No need to say much about this futuristic career, digital marketing is catching up with other industries pretty fast and is expected to be an industry with the highest paying jobs within few years. Currently, hiring for digital marketing roles raised around 33% year-over-year. Digital Marketing jobs include Digital Marketing Specialist, Social Media Manager, Marketing Representative, Search Engine Optimization Specialist (SEO).
Skills required for these jobs – Product Marketing, Digital Strategy, and Brand Management.
Education – Bachelor’s degree or higher.
Amid the pandemic, nurses’ demand at hospitals elevated all across the world. The requirements for this profession grew nearly 30% year-over-year in 2020. In this profession, top job titles like Registered Nurse, Certified Nursing Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, Intensive Care Nurse.
Skills you need – Patient Advocacy, Clinical Research, and Time Management.
Education – 89% of hires should have Batchelor’s degrees in this field.
#8. Education Professionals.
In this post-pandemic time, parents don’t prefer to send their children to school. In that case, online education has become crucial. As per the recent data of LinkedIn, a teaching position in pre, elementary, and secondary schools raised more than 20% between 2019 and 2020. EdTech industry is hiring a large number of educational professionals these days to teach online. In these areas, top job titles are something like that, TAs (teaching assistant), Elementary School Teacher, Mathematics Tutor, and Curriculum Developer.
Skills – Lesson Planning, Time management, and Differentiated Instruction.
Education – Bachelor’s degree or higher.
#9. Digital Content Creators.
As many businesses pushed themselves to experiment with the digital solution as all activities, from attending concerts and birthdays to fitness sessions, moved from the physical realm to the virtual. Although, Content Creation was already a growing industry and it’s good for a reason. For instance, the Content marketing industry is projected to reach $412.881b by 2021. Besides content marketing is getting a greater Return on Investment, it is proven that people prefer digital content ever than before. Demand for digital content creators grew 49% YoY. Top job titles like Content Coordinator, Writing Consultant, Podcaster Blogger are available right now.
Skills – Video Editing, Creative Writing, and Public Speaking.
Education – Batchelor’s degree or higher.
#10. Professional and Personal Coaches.
Hiring for these roles grew over 51% since 2019. This virtual coaching was already in demand steadily before the pandemic. But the restrictions on face-to-face meetings and keeping in mind social distancing have meant that this is more relevant to coaching operations now than before. Now people are hiring personal and professional coaches online, jobs like Career Coordinator, Life Coach, Fitness Coach, and Business Coach are included.
Skills – Mentoring, Social Media, Entrepreneurship
Education – Bachelor’s degree or higher.
#11. Specialized Engineers.
Since all the businesses have shifted online, from shopping to learning platforms. Today, software engineers are in high demand. Jobs like web developer, full-stack engineer, front-end developer, and game developer have elevated. Hiring for these engineering roles increased around 25% between 2019 and 2020.
Education – Bachelor’s degree or higher, or equivalent knowledge of these skills.
#12. Mental Health Specialists.
In the pandemic, people have been through a very bad time. Obesely, it was easy to get depressed. In such cases, mental health specialists saw skyrocketing demand. Now, this profession has increased nearly 24% YoY. Job titles like Behavior Therapist, Mental Health Specialists, Psychotherapist, Mental Health Technician are available on the website.
Skills – Play Therapy, Mindfulness, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
Education – Bachelor’s degree or higher in this specific field.
#13. User Experience (UX) Professionals.
There is a high demand for UX skills globally. In most of these countries, demand outweighs the supply for skilled UI/UX professionals. LinkedIn has listed UX design 13th most demanding skills to learn in 2021. Hiring for these roles raised 20% between 2019 and 2020. Top job titles are recognized as a User Experience Designer, Product Design Consultant, User Interface Designer, and User Experience Researcher.
Skills – Web Design, Design Thinking, User Experience Testing.
Education – Bachelor’s degree or equivalent knowledge in these fields.
#14. Data Science Specialists.
Data Scientist is being called the sexiest job of the 21st century. Attractive payroll that you can make as a data scientist that can seem like the absolute dream jobs. Data is everywhere. According to Forbes, there are 2.5Quintillion bytes of data created each day by us, It mean we all of human being. This profession was already in demand, but since 2019, hiring for these roles grew around 46%. Top Job’s titles are Data Scientist, Data Science Specialist, Data Analytics, and Data engineer.
Skills – Math, ML (machine learning), SQL, and programming knowledge as well.
Education – Bachelor’s or master’s degree.
#15 Artificial Intelligence Practitioners.
This profession has grown 32% between 2019 and 2020. In this profession, job titles: Machine Learning Engineer, Artificial Intelligence Specialist, and Machine Learning Researchers.
Skill – Programming Knowledge (Python need for this), web services knowledge, and ML.
Education – 99% of hires have bachelor’s degrees and higher.