15 Most In-Demand Jobs In The World
As you probably know, the coronavirus pandemic has had a huge impact on the world’s economy. Many people around the world have lost their jobs, and many businesses (mainly in the hospitality sector) have collapsed over the course of a few months. This is why having a crisis-proof job is of paramount importance. Here are 15 most in-demand jobs with the most anticipated growth rate for the year 2020 and also the next five years, according to indeed. Read on to the end…
Home health aide
Home health aides look after clients in their homes. What they do includes helping with daily tasks such as personal hygiene and dressing, as well as ensuring clients take daily medications. They also work with medical professionals to maintain the health of their client. Most of home health aides work with the elderly.
Although no formal education is required for this job, many employers prefer an aide who holds a National Association for Home Care & Hospice certification.
Average salary: $11.98 per hour
Nursing assistants work in medical facilities including hospitals and nursing homes under registered nurses. Their duties include helping patients with personal hygiene, taking patients’ vital signs, serving food, as well as maintaining a record of patients’ health.
Nursing assistants must be certified to be allowed to work.
Average salary: $28,454 per year
Construction workers put together scaffolding for buildings, clear construction sites, assist any specific craft workers with their duties on the site and also operate machinery that carries building materials.
Pay attention that some jobs in construction may require prior experience through a trade school or apprenticeship.
Average salary: $31,616 per year
Physical therapy aide
Physical therapy aides help physical therapists by setting up equipment for upcoming appointments, assisting with patients during appointments, and taking on administrative duties such as answering the phone.
Average salary: $33,238 per year
Medical technologists operate medical equipment that are used to analyze bodily fluids such as urine and blood. They report on the results of tests done on the bodily fluids, collect samples, and work with medical experts to determine diagnosis of the results.
Positions typically require a bachelor’s degree in either clinical laboratory science or medical technology to qualify.
Average salary: $56,368 per year
Truck drivers transport goods from one place to another: for example, from warehouses to retail stores. They are often tasked with driving long distances and loading and unloading commodity.
Average salary: $57,616 per year
Operations research analysts
The duty of operations research analysts is collecting data about operations in a given company. They devise solutions for the problems using statistical simulations, speak to staff to identify problems in work flow, and also advise upper management about the best course of action for the company and its output.
The requirement for these positions typically is a bachelor of science degree in operations research, mathematics, statistics, or other related fields. Some positions may require expertise with statistics software as well.
Average salary: $61,457 per year
Financial advisors help people with managing their personal finances. That might include navigating debt repayment, planning for short- and long-term goals, and helping select investments. Financial advisers can make money in several ways. For example, some of them charge for their time, and some other earn commissions.
Financial advisors who manage clients’ investments or sell certain products may need to obtain certain licenses.
Average salary: $66,083 per year
Health services administrator
Health services administrators are responsible for the different operations in hospital as well as healthcare clinics. Those include creating schedules for employees, ordering and maintaining a record of supplies, and updating personnel about any policy changes.
The requirement of health services administrator positions is a bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration, business administration, or another related field.
Average salary: $70,147 per year
The duties of registered nurses include performing tests and analyze results, managing patients’ medicine and treatments, teaching patients and their families how to manage illnesses and injuries, and record medical histories and symptoms of patients, among other tasks.
Registered nurse jobs require a bachelor’s or associate’s degree in nursing, in addition to a nursing license.
Average salary: $70,366 per year
Depending on the job, an applicant may be required to have a bachelor’s or associate’s degree in web development, programming, web design, or another relevant field.
Average salary: $72,040 per year
Physical therapists help their patients improve mobility and manage pain after an injury through stretching, exercise, and the use of different equipment.
As well as holding a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, the physical therapists needs to be licensed.
Average salary: $74,672 per year
Information security analyst
Information security analysts are responsible for keeping computer systems safe. They do this by implementing the use of security infrastructure and monitoring for potential breaches in a given company.
Information security analyst jobs require a bachelor’s degree in computer science or programming, in addition to knowledge of security tools and programs.
Average salary: $81,555 per year
Statisticians collect and analyze data about a special field — like health or agriculture. They theorize about future scenarios and solve problems in those fields using their statistical and math skills.
Statistician positions require a master’s degree in statistics, mathematics, or survey methodology.
Average salary: $83,291 per year
Software developers create different software to satisfy the needs of users. They design smartphone applications as well as computer programs, monitor their systems’ efficiency, and make any updates necessary to ensure the tech runs smoothly.
Software developer positions typically require a bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science, or other fields.
Average salary: $105,090 per year
These are 15 most in-demand jobs in the world with salaries, according to indeed.