Thanks to modern technologies such as machine learning, robotics, data analytics, artificial intelligence and blockchain, the way we do business has become completely transformed. This has made jobs much more tech-centric than before. Based on that, here are five jobs that will likely be in demand in 2019:
- IoT specialist
IoT has been all the rage in the past couple of years. According to certain industry reports, the demand for IoT professionals has increased by 300% between 2014 and 2017. We are likely to see this trend continue in 2019.
- Machine learning engineer
Machine learning is a great way to automate tedious work processes, and many companies are taking advantage of it. According to Gartner, by 2020, there will be more than two million job openings having something to do with AI and machine learning.
- Cybersecurity professional
In 2019, companies will be on the lookout for cybersecurity professionals who can manage security systems and deal with threats.
- DevOps engineer
Are you good at coding, scripting, and process development? If so, you could have a prosperous career in front of you. Another one of the tasks DevOps engineers are entrusted with is making sure there are minimal glitches in code deployment.
- Data scientist
Companies are catching on to the fact that data analytics holds the key to work-process improvement. Therefore, it’s easy to see why data scientists with great mathematical skills and knowledge of programming languages are in high demand.