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2020 hottest job predictions: artificial intelligence, robotic engineers, and data scientists top Linkedin reports

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Editor’s note: This article is from WeChat public account “Xin Zhi Yuan” (ID: AI_era), Source: Linkedin, Editor: Xiang Xue, 36 氪 Published with permission.Linkedin, a world-renowned workplace social platform, released the “Emerging Career Report 2020” using their accumulated data.The report shows that among the top 15 emerging occupations in the United States, the number of artificial intelligence specialists (Artificial Intelligence Specialist) has increased by 74% in the past four years, ranking first.The other 14 emerging professions are: Robotics Engineer, Data Scientist, Full Stack Engineer, Site Reliability Engineer, Customer Success Specialist,Sales Development Representative, Data Engineer, Behavioral Health Technician, Cybersecurity Specialist, Back End Developer, Chief Revenue OfficerOfficer), Cloud Engineer, JavaScript Developer, Product Owner.1. Artificial Intelligence Specialist: Artificial intelligence and machine learning have become synonymous with innovation, and the growth rate of recruitment over the past four years has been 74%; this field includes some different titles, although they are distributed in differentIndustry, but all have very specific skills; including artificial intelligence engineers and machine learning engineers.Career-specific skills: machine learning, deep learning, TensorFlow, Python, natural language processing.Hot industries: computer software, internet, information technology and services, higher education, consumer electronics.2. Robotics Engineer: The annual growth rate is 40%.Robots are a hot industry.UiPath is one of the most popular robotic solutions, but its market value is only $ 7 billion, and the industry is expected to continue this growth momentum.The careers in robotics vary widely in software and hardware, and engineers in both virtual and physical robotics are increasing.Career-specific skills: robotic process automation, UiPath, Blue Prism, automation everywhere, robotics.Hot industries: information technology and services, industrial automation, computer software, financial services, automotive.3. Data Scientist: The annual growth rate is 37%.Data science is another area that has been ranked on the “Emerging Career List” for three consecutive years. This is a profession that has continued to grow in all industries. This growth may be partly attributed to the development of pre-existing professions such as statisticians., And the increasing emphasis on data in academic research.Career-specific skills: machine learning, data science, Python, R, Apache Spark.Hot industries: information technology and services, computer software, internet, financial services, higher education.4. Full Stack Engineer: The annual growth rate is 35%.Although this is not a new profession, the rapid development of technology has made full-stack developers a valuable asset for any company.This profession has not only been on the “Emerging Career List” for the second year in a row; since 2015, the industry has an extensive background from developers and engineers every year, and the number of recruiters has increased by 35% each year.Career-specific skills: React.js, Node.js, JavaScript, AngularJS, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).Hot industries: computer software, information technology and services, internet, financial services, higher education.5. Site Reliability Engineer: The annual growth rate is 34%.If you want to know who can ensure that the applications you use always run, then don’t hesitate anymore; this profession is responsible for ensuring the smooth development and operation of the process; as long as we are still using technology in our daily lives, then for this jobDemand will continue to grow.As a bonus, the required skills can be transferred to many different engineering roles, such as cloud engineers or full stack engineers.Career-specific skills: AWS (Amazon Web Services), Ansible, Kubernetes, Docker products, Terraform.Hot industries: Internet, computer software, information technology and services, financial services, consumer electronics.6. Customer Success Specialist: The annual growth rate is 34%.Because the development of technical services requires direct support, the job demand of “customer success engineers” is also increasing.These professionals often have both hard and soft skills because they have to understand not only technology but also customer relationships.Career-specific skills: Software as a Service (SaaS), Salesforce, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Management, Customer Retention.Hot industries: computer software, internet, information technology and services, marketing and advertising, financial services.7. Sales Development Representative: The annual growth rate is 34%.Although the Sales Development Representative (SDR) has appeared on the “Emerging Career List” more than once, it is not because it is at the forefront.The skills required for this position have remained largely unchanged since 2015; the continued explosive growth of technical services that rely on SDRs to find new customers has kept this job on the list for retention.Career-specific skills: Salesforce, Cold-Calling, Software as a Service (SaaS), Marketing Expansion, Sales.Hot Industries: Computer Software, Internet, Information Technology and Services, Marketing and Advertising, Computer and Network Security.8. Data Engineer: The annual growth rate is 33%.Data has quickly become the most valuable resource for every company, and they need capable engineers to build the infrastructure to keep the data organized.Since 2015, the growth rate of recruitment of professionals in this emerging profession has reached nearly 35%, and industries such as retail to automotive are “rushing to buy” this kind of difficult to recruit talents.Interestingly, AWS has become one of the top skills mastered by data engineers, which did not appear in a 2015 analysis of professionals in this position.Career-specific skills: Apache Spark, Hadoop, Python, data extraction / transformation / loading (ETL), AWS.Hot industries: information technology and services, internet, computer software, financial services, hospitals and health care.9. Behavioral Health Technician: Annual growth rate is 32%.Increased coverage of health insurance for mental health and substance abuse treatments may lead to increased demand for behavioral health technicians, many of whom specialize in serving patients with autism or behavioral disorders, and children in school settingsProvide services.Given that training in this profession does not require a specific degree, there are many paths to becoming a behavioral health technician, which provides professionals from all backgrounds with the opportunity to join this emerging field.Career-specific skills: applied behavioral analysis, autism spectrum disorders, behavioral health, mental health.Hot industries: mental health care, hospitals and healthcare, personal and family services, education management, health care, health and fitness.10. Cybersecurity Specialist: The annual growth rate is 30%.It is no secret that cybersecurity is a top priority for every company; the addition of “cybersecurity experts” to this year’s “Emerging Career List” makes this even more obvious.The growth and importance of this profession is likely to continue as reports show that data breaches in 2019 have increased by more than 50% compared to the same period last year.Career-specific skills: cybersecurity, information security, cybersecurity, vulnerability assessment.Hot industries: information technology and services, defense and aerospace, computer networks and security, management consulting, financial services.11. Back End Developer: Annual growth rate is 30%.Back-end development engineers are another engineering profession that is likely to continue to grow, as almost every company builds digital property.This is also a job that can be done almost anywhere, providing opportunities for remote work.Career-specific skills: Node.js, JavaScript, AWS, Git, MongoDB.Hot industries: computer software, internet, information technology and services, marketing and advertising, financial services.12. Chief Revenue Officer: The annual growth rate is 28%.Having a chief revenue officer is part of a new concept to better understand the role that sales and marketing play in making money for a company.As these two areas become more and more intertwined, a joint strategy led by the Chief Revenue Officer to lead the two teams becomes increasingly important; the profession is likely to remain.Career-specific skills: strategic partnerships, start-ups, software as a service (SaaS), market entry strategy, executive management.Hot industries: computer software, information technology and services, marketing and advertising, internet, financial services.13. Cloud Engineer: The annual growth rate is 27%.Cloud computing has changed the rules of the game for companies that want to build products without their own servers, and the cloud is growing every year.Cloud engineers will likely be an ongoing demand for all industries across the country.Career-specific skills: AWS, cloud computing, Docker products, Ansible, Jenkins.Hot industries: information technology and services, computer software, financial services, internet, telecommunications.14, JavaScript Developer (JavaScript Developer): 25% annual growth rate.JavaScript developers and related skills are one of the most popular professions in the United States, and JavaScript is one of the top five required skills in the software industry.Career-specific skills: React.js, Node.js, AngularJS, JavaScript, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).Hot industries: computer software, information technology and services, internet, financial services, marketing and advertising.15. Product Owner: The annual growth rate is 24%.If you want to support the product development process, but you are not an engineer, then this is your profession.The product owner is responsible for the success of the product in the market.They can do everything from market research to customer relationship management.Career-specific skills: Agile methodology, Scrum, product management, software development, JIRA.Hot industries: information technology and services, financial services, computer software, insurance, hospitals and healthcare.Reference: https://business.linkedin.com/content/dam/me/business/en-us/talent-solutions/emerging-jobs-report/Emerging_Jobs_Report_U.S._FINAL.pdf.