The most important decision that a person has to make in his life is about which career to choose. It’s a very difficult decision to make, especially now when there are a huge number of career options. Being able to choose from too many careers could work in your way but it could also turn out wrong. You have to take into account your skills, the demanded jobs, and what you love doing.
Now, as the world is advancing job opportunities are also expanding. Many industries are on the rise like health, energy, technology, etc. If you equip yourself with the skills required for any of the most demanding jobs you are likely to have a better future.
Here are the top 6 in-demand jobs for the next years that you must keep in mind while choosing a career to pursue.
Application Software Developer
The demand for application software developers is expected to grow 31 percent from 2019 to 2024. With the continuous increase in Smartphone usage, there is a growing need for personnel with developing skills.
You need to have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and the basic programming knowledge to apply for the job. The average annual salary for application developers is around $80,201 as of May 2019.
Registered nurse or RN provides nursing services to different patients. The duties include evaluating patient condition or symptoms, running and analyzing diagnostic tests, and administer medication. They also teach patients how to cope with illness and when required consult with the doctor.
To become a registered nurse you need to graduate from a nursing program. The average annual salary for a registered nurse is $69,270 as of May 2019.
Solar Photovoltaic Installers
As there is a global fight going on against global warming, the demand for clean and renewable energy is increasing. The solar photovoltaic is the Solar to Electricity conversion technology and the job of solar photovoltaic installers is to assemble and install solar panel systems.
The solar photovoltaic installer, also known as PV installer installs and maintains systems on mostly rooftops of buildings or houses. To be a professional in this field you need a high school diploma, though the skills are learned by working on the field. The average annual salary for PV installers is $53,634 as of May 2019.
Since the approval of General Data Protection and Regulation (GDPR) in 2016 all business organizations began looking for GDPR consultants. GDPR is basically a framework or set of rules that all business organizations handling public data have to follow or they will have to pay heavy fines.
The job of the GDPR consultant is to help businesses understand the GDPR framework and enable them to properly comply with it. There are many training courses available that you can take to be able to qualify for the job. The average annual salary for GDPR consultant is $88,362 as of May 2019.
Personal Care Aide
Hundreds of thousands of people around the world need help with their daily activities. This profession has just begun to rise and is expected to grow with every year. The job involves helping people with their daily tasks like dressing, bathing, brushing teeth, etc.
To become a professional you need a high school diploma or a personal care aide certification. The average annual salary for this job is $21,920 as of May 2019, but these professionals mostly are paid by the hour, ranging from $10 to $15. Unlike other jobs, there are greater additional cash compensations e.g. bonus, tips, etc.
Social Media Marketing Manager
Social media is the major marketing tool that targets larger audiences which are more likely to be interested in your product. This is the reason why companies need a highly professional marketing and social media expert. The job of the manager is to develop an online strategy and build a brand image.
Social media managers may also be responsible for generating online content. You need a bachelor’s degree in communications and social media skills to qualify for the job. The average annual salary for a social media manager is $81,078 as of May 2019.