Ten Jobs Demanding Your Skills | Manpower Jobs

"By using this website, you consent to the real-time collection, storage, use and sharing of information on your device or provided by you (such as mouse movements and clicks) by ManpowerGroup Inc. and/or its third-party providers."

See Infographic

Ten Jobs Demanding Your Skills


Today’s employer’s struggle to fill certain jobs because of the inability to find the skilled workers needed to successfully perform the jobs. In fact, our latest ManpowerGroup Talent Shortage survey indicates 69% of employers in the United States are having difficulty filling jobs because of a shortage of talent. This means employers are doing everything they can to attract and retain the talent with the right skills.

Make sure you are on the receiving end of employers’ attraction and retention efforts to fill these in-demand roles. Start developing and expanding on your skills in at least one of the job areas below.

welder hard at workJobs U.S. employers struggle the most to fill and are highest in-demand:

  1. Skilled Trades
  2. IT
  3. Sales & Marketing
  4. Engineering
  5. Accounting & Finance
  6. Driving & Logistics
  7. Construction
  8. Customer Contact
  9. Professionals
  10. Healthcare

For individuals that can easily adapt, possess the right skills and/or have the right mindset and motivation to develop the skills, landing one of these in-demand jobs could lead to a growing and profitable career.

For more information, view the 2019 ManpowerGroup Talent Shortage Survey infographic. You’ll find highlights on the trend over time of the talent shortage struggle, see how the difficulty filling roles varies by company size, and have an opportunity to compare your own wants with what other workers want from organizations.

As a Manpower associate you can get started developing your skills with the help of MyPath, the career resources platform designed to prepare you for the future.