Linked In Jobs on the Rise 2024: 25 UK roles that are growing in demand

The world of work is changing – from how and where we get our jobs done to the skills needed to get ahead. In fact, LinkedIn data shows that skill sets for jobs have changed 25% since 2015 and are projected to shift by 65% by 2030 globally. Meanwhile, the acceleration of artificial intelligence and automation have created new opportunities and challenges for professionals and companies alike looking to prepare for the future. 

With new LinkedIn research showing that 75% of UK professionals are looking for a new job in 2024, the new year marks an opportunity for a fresh start. That’s where the Jobs on the Rise list comes in, using unique LinkedIn data to rank the 25 fastest-growing jobs over the past five years. The list uncovers the trends defining where the workforce is headed and insight into emerging opportunities – whether you’re looking to make a pivot, jump back into the workforce or invest in skills to futureproof your career.

This list is meant to serve as a resource for you, no matter what stage you’re at. For each job, you’ll find insights around remote and hybrid availability, most common skills, top locations and more. Looking for your next opportunity? Explore people you may know in each role and current job openings. Thinking about refreshing your skills this year? Here you will find a list of the most common ones for each job and linked out to relevant courses so you can upskill in fast-growing areas.

Check out the 25 fastest-growing jobs in the UK – and the fastest growing jobs in six different UK cities here. Then join the conversation using #JobsontheRise.

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