The 25 Most In-Demand Job Skills Right Now, According to LinkedIn

A whopping 94% of recruiters actively use LinkedIn to vet candidates.

Professionals use LinkedIn when looking for new jobs and to showcase a career and stand out to recruiters.

Does your profile have what it takes stand out from the masses?

If you have any of the following skills, make sure to highlight them on your LinkedIn profile.

Discover all 25 skills, plus key jobs that use those skills and the salary (national average) of a U.S. professional in that industry according to Glassdoor.

Cloud and Distributed Computing Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Platform Engineer: $104,000

  • Cloud Architect: $142,000

Statistical Analysis and Data Mining Skills

Jobs in this field:

Middleware and Integration Software Skills

Jobs in this field:

Web Architecture and Development Framework Skills

Jobs in this field:

User Interface Design Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • UX Designer: $97,000

  • UI Designer: $82,000

Software Revision Control Systems Skills

Jobs in this field:

Data Presentation Skills

Jobs in this field:

SEO/SEM Marketing Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • SEO Analyst: $53,000

  • SEM Manager: $68,000

Mobile Development Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Mobile Engineer: $103,000

  • Mobile Application Developer: $91,000

Network and Information Security Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Information Security Specialist: $86,000

  • Cyber Security Specialist: $58,000

Marketing Campaign Management Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Online Marketing Manager: $71,000

  • Digital Marketing Specialist: $67,000

Data Engineering and Data Warehousing Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Software Engineer: $104,000

  • Database Developer: $86,000

Psst! My future unicorn software startup MobileMonkey, world’s best Facebook Messenger marketing platform, is hiring unicorn engineers!

Storage Systems and Management Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Database Administrator: $77,000

  • System Administrator: $73,000

Electronic and Electrical Engineering Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Electrical Engineer: $83,000

  • Electronic Engineer: $85,000

Algorithm Design Skills

Jobs in this field:

Perl, Python, and Ruby Skills

Jobs in this field:

Shell Scripting Languages Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • System Engineer: $84,000

  • Java Developer: $72,000

Mac, Linux, and Unix Systems

Jobs in this field:

  • Linux System Administrator: $73,000

  • Unix Administrator: $79,000

Java Development Skills

Jobs in this field:

Business Intelligence Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Business Intelligence Analyst: $80,000

  • Forecast Analyst: $60,000

Software QA and User Testing Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • User Experience Engineer: $138,000

  • Software Test Engineer: $82,000

Virtualization Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Network Engineer: $77,000

  • Network Administration: $61,000

Automotive Services, Parts and Design Skills

Jobs in this field:

Economics Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Business Development Manager: $74,000

  • Research Analyst: $66,000

Database Management and Software Skills

Jobs in this field:

  • Database Specialist: $74,000

  • Database Administrator: $77,000

Related Posts:

  • No Related Posts

Joan Guzman