Best Jobs & Desired Skills for 2018

Woman on computerBest Jobs

“The 50 Best Jobs in America — And How Much They Pay”, By PAUL SCHRODT

  1. Data Scientist
  2. Devops Engineer
  3. Marketing Manager
  4. Occupational Therapist
  5. HR Manager
  6. Electrical Engineer
  7. Strategy Manager
  8. Mobile Developer
  9. Product Manager
  10. Manufacturing Engineer
  11. Compliance Manager
  12. Finance Manager
  13. Risk Manager
  14. Business Development Manager
  15. Front End Engineer
  16. Site Reliability Engineer
  17. Mechanical Engineer
  18. Analytics Manager
  19. Tax Manager
  20. Creative Manager
  21. Software Engineer
  22. Hardware Engineer
  23. Corporate Recruiter
  24. QA Manager
  25. Physician Assistant
  26. Database Administrator
  27. UX Designer
  28. Nursing Manager
  29. Engagement Manager
  30. Process Engineer
  31. Reliability Engineer
  32. Data Engineer
  33. Operations Manager
  34. Speech Language Pathologist
  35. Communications Manager
  36. Audit Manager
  37. Data Analyst
  38. Systems Analyst
  39. Facilities Manager
  40. Strategic Account Manager
  41. Business Intelligence Developer
  42. Business Analyst
  43. Accounting Manager
  44. UI Developer
  45. Executive Assistant
  46. Management Consultant
  47. Project Manager
  48. Nurse Practitioner 
  49. HR Generalist

Best Overall Skills

  1. Problem-solving
  2. Data analytics
  3. Social media literacy
  4. Creativity
  5. Resiliency
  6. Good business sense
  7. Willingness to learn
  8. Prove your worth from the get-go

These 7 work skills can make you more marketable to employers in 2018“, Daniel Bortz, Monster contributor

 

SKILL CHANGE (%)
Application Service Provider 57
Docker 1,017
HTML 84
Internet of Things 60
Kanban 50
Network Attached Storage 73
React.js 806
SAP HANA 49
Test-Driven Development 84
Web API 37
Source: Dice.com job postings as of November 15, 2017