LinkedIn has released its Guide to Kickstarting Your Career, which answers questions job seekers are asking, like which industries are doing most of the entry-level hiring.
According to the report, the industry with the most entry-level hires was Technology and Information. IT Services and Telecommunications also made the top 5 industries. The most in-demand entry-level job is Software Engineer. Fast-growing remote opportunities include Developer and Data Scientist—demand for each doubled last year.
“If you want to stay a step ahead of the employment trends, it pays to look at where the growth is,” explains LinkedIn.
Industries with Most Entry-Level Hires
- Technology and Information
- IT Services and IT Consulting
- Real Estate
- Media and Telecommunications
- Food and Beverage Services
Fastest-Growing Entry-Level Remote Jobs
- Program Manager – 374%
- Presenter – 261%
- .Net Developer – 205%
- Data Scientist – 199%
- Image Specialist – 164%
Most Hired Entry-Level Jobs
- Software Engineer
- Administrative Assistant
- Real Estate Agent
Last year, LinkedIn highlighted 15 Canadian startups at which to work. Startups are often smaller and still flexible and can be a great way to break into a satisfying career.
And of course, there are always Tech Talent’s famous Job Fairs for powerful networking opportunities and our helpful year-round Job Board to view active listings from tons of cool companies hiring across Canada.