It’s hilariously telling too, considering that at number one we have “Statistical Analysis and Data Mining”. It seems that 2014 was the year of the technology professional.
The company surveyed over 330-million profiles to formulate this data, which makes for rather troubling reading if you happened to study an Arts major.
Statistical Analysis and Data Mining
Middleware and Integration Software
Storage Systems and Management
Network and Information Security
Web Architecture and Development Framework
Data Engineering and Data Warehousing
Marketing Campaign Management
Mac, Linux and Unix Systems
User Interface Design
Digital and Online Marketing
Computer Graphics and Animation
SAP ERP Systems
Integrated Circuit (IC) Design
Shell Scripting Languages
The company also noted that some interesting trends emerged, including the need to hire more women in the workplace, marketing has seen something of a renaissance and “recruiting” seems to be another skill-within-a-skill that’s in high demand.
Of course, you can read LinkedIn’s full report here, or gander through the country-by-country breakdown below.