Technology advances in rapid development. The future is bright for those who are willing to work in the technology sector, as most of our lives are now integrated with computers. However, using technology carries with it the responsibility of maintaining these machines despite their ability to fully automate our jobs for us.
Information Technology (IT) is very popular among individuals who also see the future potential of the technology sector, as it continues to project good growth for the year 2017. Companies look for IT services in different parts of Australia – professionals to hire compared to the number of businesses that needed them from the previous decade.
This does not mean, however, that IT professionals should fall to complacency. They should be floating above the sea of newly developed technologies to remain globally competitive among the rest.
If you’re looking for an IT job or trying to improve your current knowledge of tech skills, look for the jobs that are the most in-demand for 2017.
Here are the 5 hottest IT jobs:
Boasting a job listing of 1,800 openings in the position in Glassdoor, being a data scientist gives you a rank of one of the “Best Jobs in America” in Glassdoor’s list. Data scientists beat all other industries in 2016, based on the career benefits, opportunities, and earning potential of an employee.
Being a data scientist requires technical know-how of Hadoop, as well as various other analyzing systems.
The most sought-after job in multiple fields, the entry-level engineer has the number one rank in terms of number of clicks. This is due to the impressions it gets from the job postings in Indeed’s tech and engineering sector.
Ranked #18 on Glassdoor’s “best Jobs in America” list, a UX designer has 900 open positions with a base salary of 4.5 million pesos.
A UX designer is responsible for providing customer experiences – all the while juggling multiple tasks – and is on the move every time.
Quality Assurance Manager
A quality assurance manager is ranked #15 on Glassdoor’s “List of Best Jobs in America,” accumulating 3,800 job openings, as well as ranking at Indeed’s list at #2.
The job of a quality assurance manager is to evaluate and assess all the products and services in the pipeline to ensure that they meet performance metrics and established standards.
If you’re the type of person who loves information analysis, data collection, and research gathering, the job-aggregate website Glassdoor ranks Analytics Managers #11 in the IT industry. The responsibilities of an analytics manager are the creation of effective strategies in order to gather data, analyze information, prepare research activities, and execute analytical solutions for the quality of the products and services.
Those are the five hottest IT jobs for 2017! Here’s hoping that you’ll be able to have the qualifications for these jobs in the future. As technology advances, more and more people must be hired for operation, management, and maintenance of the technological industry.