Which Jobs Will Be In Demand From 2017 Onwards?

A college student in a libraryIt’s good advice to find work that will make you proud and fulfilled, but the truth is there is more than one job that can make you excited to come to the office. If you worked hard in school and in self-training, there is likewise a good chance that you will excel in a variety of fields.

As you embark on a journey to a bright and stable future, consider your preference and the market. Which jobs are in demand? In which industry can you make a remarkable contribution? Be guided by the following employment trends as you decide what degree in Singapore to pursue.

Coding will continue to be in demand

Analysts reported that in 2015, seven million jobs opened up for coders, not necessarily in the Information Technology field. Non-tech industries such as finance and manufacturing are flipping through CVs in search for coding skills as well. 

Internet marketing is showing no signs of slowing down

This new strategy harnesses the power of data, making each campaign more targeted and cheaper. Digital marketing is not only effective; its impact is easily measurable. Both traditional and digital marketers positions are now being filled, but experts say digital marketing will play a bigger role in the coming years.

Becoming a vet is good bet

The need for veterinary services is expected to increase in the coming years because more people are opening up their homes to furry friends. According to the American Animal Hospital Association, the overall revenue in the industry increase by 6.4% in 2015 compared to 2014. In New Zealand, 68% of households are caring for at least one pet. The numbers are looking good.

How well can you cook? 

Thanks to stiff competition, the appreciation for top-notch culinary talent is also on a high. The food and beverage industry continues to be vibrant, innovative, and exciting. In Singapore, it is extremely important, as it contributed S$14.4 billion to the country's GDP.

Just like most commodities, jobs are governed by market forces. Go where the demand is. Choose a course wisely and excel at your chosen field in order to ensure a bright future.