Know the most in-demand jobs in the UAE for 2019

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The UAE is one of the most popular destinations for overseas workers. Tax-free income, affordability, world-class facilities, and safety are many of the charms of the country.

These are the most in-demand jobs in the UAE for 2019:

  1. IT (Graphic Designer, Software Developer)

The UAE has seen a massive surge in growth in the last 5 years and with it, the demand for IT jobs has also increased.

Large companies in the UAE have a huge demand for Software Developers. Graphic Designers collaborate with the IT Team to enhance and develop the company websites.

  1. Architects and Engineers

The increasing growth of the UAE has attracted a large number of companies to the country. It is not surprising to see mega-structures being build all over the country. The UAE rules, Sheikh Mohd. Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, envisions the UAE to become the top tourist destination in the world. Hence, the need for skilled Architects and Engineers have increased manifold in the country.

  1. Marketing and Social Media

The UAE has seen a surge in the number of foreign investors in the country. New companies are coming up every day in the UAE. In order to develop these companies further, Social Media and Marketing professionals are needed to create business and generate revenue.

  1. Sales Representatives and Customer Service professionals

The UAE is famous as a global shopping destination and hosts the yearly Dubai Shopping Festival. Hence, there is an ever-increasing demand for Sales Representatives and Customer Service Professionals in the many supermarkets and shopping centres across the country.

  1. F&B Professionals

The UAE is the hot spot for tourists and has a number of cafes, restaurants and dining options. Thus, Food and Beverage professionals are much sought after in the country.

  1. Real Estate Consultants

The demand for retail and commercial spaces has gone up with a large number of companies now venturing into the UAE. With this rising demand, the demand for Real Estate Consultants has also increased in the country, as per The Khaleej Times.

  1. Medical Practitioners (Doctors, Nurses, Dentists, Pharmacists)

The Healthcare Sector in the UAE is seeing a considerable investment. The Dubai Healthcare Authority wants to further improve the healthcare sector. A number of medical practitioners especially from countries like India and the Phillippines are hired every year.

  1. Hospitality Staff

The UAE is a favourite spot for tourists all across the globe and hence a number of hotels are being built across the country. This has increased the demand for hospitality staff in the country.

  1. Human Resource Professionals

Besides developing the organizational plan of a company, HR professionals also recruit suitable candidates for a job. With a large number of companies venturing into the UAE, the need for suitable candidates have increased. This, in turn, has increased the demand for HR professionals in the country.

  1. Secretarial (PA, Admin, Receptionists)

Myriad administrative jobs like answering phone calls, paperwork, responding to queries are an integral part of office work. Secretarial professionals, hence, have a huge demand in hotels, medical centres, commercial centres, shopping centres etc.


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