The 25 hottest skills that got people hired in 2013


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If you’re struggling to find a job or looking for a career shift, it’s good to know what the job market is looking for.

LinkedIn’s Research Consultant Sohan Murthy has compiled a list of the 25 hottest skills that got people hired in 2013, based on the skills and employment history of 259 million LinkedIn members. Not too surprisingly, the list contains a vast array of skills related to computer programming & web development, digital marketing and software engineering. In other words, to get yourself a job, get yourself deep into the digital age.

There are lots of courses available through continuing education programs at Ontario universities like Ryerson University’s Chang School of Continuing Education, the University of Toronto, the University of Waterloo, alongside many others! Check them out today & start incorporating some of these skills into your resume.