Digital roles top the list of jobs on the rise in 2021
- The hottest jobs for 2021 can all be done remotely, according to LinkedIn’s analysis of work trends in 15 countries.
- It predicts 150 million new technology jobs in the next five years.
- 84% of employers plan to expand remote working, according to a World Economic Forum report.
- The digital revolution means a career change for many.
If you’re in the market for a new role, and you have the right skills for a position in e-commerce, healthcare, or digital content, you’re in luck: they’re all on the list of LinkedIn’s predictions for the hottest jobs of 2021.
LinkedIn analyzed jobs trends in 15 countries around the world for its annual Jobs on the Rise report. A common theme was that almost all the roles identified can be undertaken remotely – meaning that people with strong digital skills will have will have a significant advantage in the jobs market.
Katharine Rooney , Senior Writer , Formative Content